18
Jun 18

Did the Amazons really exist?


It was long assumed that Amazons, the fierce and fearsome women warriors of Greece, were imaginary.


18
Jun 18

The Truth About Veritasium


The truth, with photons.
I hope I’ve articulated everything clearly in this video. If not, I’ll clarify in comments. Thanks to everyone who appears in this video and thanks to everyone who watches this video!


14
Jun 18

Primitive Technology: Wood shed and Native bee honey

It has been raining here quite a bit in what should normally be the dry season. The wattle and daub hut is standing up well despite this (see video).


14
Jun 18

See How Termites Inspired a Building That Can Cool Itself

How do you cool a building without air conditioning?


13
Jun 18

SUMMER MENU | Squid Ink Lobster Ravioli | Jamie’s Italian

This is stuffed ravioli called mezzaluna, which means half moon because of the shape. Its darkened by squid ink which gives it a subtle seasoning, and then filled with beautiful crayfish, prawns, lobster, and ricotta! Available now in Jamie’s Italian.


13
Jun 18

3 Arguments Why Marijuana Should Stay Illegal Reviewed

We take a fair look at some of the best counter arguments for legalization and see how they hold up in review.


12
Jun 18

Why Don’t Sled Dogs Ever Get Tired?


Sled dogs are the best endurance athletes in the world thanks to a weird quirk in their metabolism.


12
Jun 18

Is Your Phone Listening To You?

Feel like your phone is spying on you? Find out if it’s real!


11
Jun 18

How Evolution Turned A Possum Into A Wolf

ntil the early 20th century, Tasmania was home to a very weird wolf-like creature. Except that it wasn’t a wolf. Even though it looked like a wolf.


11
Jun 18

How one scientist averted a national health crisis – Andrea Tone


In 1960, Frances Kelsey was one of the Food and Drug Administration’s newest recruits. Before the year was out, she would begin a fight that would save thousands of lives — though no one knew it at the time.


08
Jun 18

Welcome to the free Smrt English App!

English 100, 110, 115 and 120 are currently available in the app, more courses to be added soon.


08
Jun 18

See What It Takes to Hide a Secret Tracker in a Rhino Horn


In Tanzania, a team of veterinarians are on a covert mission to protect the black rhinoceros from poaching.