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Videos explaining things with optimistic nihilism. We are a small team who want to make science look beautiful. Because it is beautiful. Currently we make one animation video per month. Follow us on Twitter, Facebook to get notified when a new one comes out.
How large can a bacteria get? life & size 3
Geoengineering: a horrible idea we might have to do
The 12,021 human era calendar
When time became history - the human era
The coronavirus explained & what you should do
What’s hiding at the most solitary place on earth? the deep sea
The world war of the ants – the army ant
Tiny bombs in your blood - the complement system
Could your phone hurt you? electromagnetic pollution
Is meat bad for you? is meat unhealthy?
Is the eu democratic? does your vote matter?
The side effects of vaccines - how high is the risk?
The most dangerous stuff in the universe - strange stars explained
What if we detonated all nuclear bombs at once?
The origin of consciousness – how unaware things became aware
Can you trust kurzgesagt videos?
Building a marsbase is a horrible idea: let’s do it!
Is organic really better? healthy food or trendy scam?
Aliens under the ice – life on rogue planets
How to build a dyson sphere - the ultimate megastructure
End of space – creating a prison for humanity
Why beautiful things make us happy – beauty explained
Why meat is the best worst thing in the world 🍔
How we could build a moon base today – space colonization 1
Wormholes explained – breaking spacetime
What if you detonated a nuclear bomb in the marianas trench? (science not fantasy)
Plastic pollution: how humans are turning the world into plastic
3 arguments why marijuana should stay illegal reviewed
The deadliest being on planet earth – the bacteriophage
The black hole bomb and black hole civilizations
Time: the history & future of everything – remastered
A selfish argument for making the world a better place – egoistic altruism
String theory explained – what is the true nature of reality?
Homeopathy explained – gentle healing or reckless fraud?
Why alien life would be our doom - the great filter
How to make an elephant explode with science – the size of life 2
Universal basic income explained – free money for everybody? ubi
Emergence – how stupid things become smart together
How to cure aging – during your lifetime?
Why age? should we end aging forever?
The year 12,018 calendar is out now – a new calendar for humanity
How bacteria rule over your body – the microbiome
Is reality real? the simulation argument
What happens if we bring the sun to earth?
Why black holes could delete the universe – the information paradox
What happens if we throw an elephant from a skyscraper? life & size 1
The rise of the machines – why automation is different this time
The last light before eternal darkness – white dwarfs & black dwarfs
Is the european union worth it or should we end it?
Are gmos good or bad? genetic engineering & our food
Do robots deserve rights? what if machines become conscious?
Why earth is a prison and how to escape it
Overpopulation – the human explosion explained
A new history for humanity – the human era
The most gruesome parasites – neglected tropical diseases – ntds
Fusion power explained – future or failure
The most efficient way to destroy the universe – false vacuum
Genetic engineering and diseases – gene drive & malaria
Genetic engineering will change everything forever – crispr
Death from space — gamma-ray bursts explained
What happened before history? human origins
What are you?
How far can we go? limits of humanity.
Safe and sorry – terrorism & mass surveillance
Space elevator – science fiction or the future of mankind?
The antibiotic apocalypse explained
Why the war on drugs is a huge failure
The last star in the universe – red dwarfs explained
What is something?
Black holes explained – from birth to death
Quantum computers explained – limits of human technology
How facebook is stealing billions of views
What is light?
The european refugee crisis and syria explained
What is dark matter and dark energy?
What if there was a black hole in your pocket?
The death of bees explained – parasites, poison and humans
The fermi paradox ii — solutions and ideas – where are all the aliens?
The fermi paradox — where are all the aliens? (1/2)
3 reasons why nuclear energy is terrible! 2/3
3 reasons why nuclear energy is awesome! 3/3
Nuclear energy explained: how does it work? 1/3
Banking explained – money and credit
Measles explained — vaccinate or not?
How small is an atom? spoiler: very small.
The ultimate conspiracy debunker
What is life? is death real?
The ebola virus explained — how your body fights for survival
Is war over? — a paradox explained
Atoms as big as mountains — neutron stars explained
Everything you need to know about planet earth
The immune system explained i – bacteria infection
Iraq explained — isis, syria and war
Are you alone? (in the universe)
How to catch a dwarf planet — triton mm#3
The moons of pluto explained – mm#3
The moons of mars explained — phobos & deimos mm#2
How big is the moon? mm#1
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Who invented the internet? and why?
Engineering & curiosity
The beginning of everything — the big bang
Three ways to destroy the universe
The history and future of everything — time
How the stock exchange works (for dummies)
The gulf stream explained
Fracking explained: opportunity or danger
The solar system — our home in space
How evolution works