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The Only Water on Earth Without Life

The Only Water on Earth Without Life

When it comes to water on Earth, life finds a way. Even in the hottest, most acidic, and saltiest waters in the world, odds are you'll find some kind of organism adapted to live in it. There is, however, a place with water so extremely inhospitable that no native life...

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Why Diet Might Be a Big Deal for Mental Health

Mental health is super complicated. And many things, from your genetics to your environment, can affect it. But what you EAT might be having a big impact on your mental health, too.Hosted by: Hank Green----------Support SciShow by becoming a patron on Patreon:...

How Much Data Can Our Brains Store?

Our brains aren't exactly like a computer's hard drive, but it can still be fun to think about just how much storage space we have in our noggins.Hosted by: Olivia GordonSciShow has a spinoff podcast! It's called SciShow Tangents. Check it out at...

Why Do Our Brains Have Distinct Hemispheres?

Try Dashlane Premium free on your first device: http://dashlane.com/scishowpsych. Use the coupon code ‘scishowpsych’ to get 10% off Dashlane Premium. #dashlaneWe used to think having a distinct left and right brain was something unique to humans. But brain...

That’s Probably Not a Spider Bite

Unless you saw the spider bite you, that swollen, bite-looking lesion on your arm is probably something else, and blaming it on an innocent 8-legged critter might do more harm than good.Hosted by: Stefan ChinSciShow has a spinoff podcast! It's called SciShow Tangents....

Your Cat Questions Answered! | Compilation

The kitties we let into our homes and hearts can have some strange and endearing behaviors, and we've made a fur-midable number of episodes about them! If you love cats, we've got a feline you're going to love this compilation!Hosted by: Olivia GordonWhere Do Domestic...

This Amazing Mission Almost Failed After Launch

Go to http://curiositystream.com/space to start streaming "Space Probes." Use the promo code "space" during the sign-up process to get your first 31 days free. The ESA Hipparcos team worked for 20 years on the project, then had to watch as the mission ALMOST failed!...

Carcolepsy: Why Do We Get Sleepy in Cars?

Thanks to monday.com for sponsoring this episode. Head to http://go.thoughtleaders.io/133042019... to see all of monday.com’s team management features and select a plan that’s right for your organization!Have you ever been driving down the highway and start to notice...

Could a Vaccine Prevent Type 1 Diabetes?

Measles, mumps, and polio are things we can prevent with vaccines, but scientists are looking to add a surprising entry to that list: Type 1 diabetes.Hosted by: Stefan ChinSciShow has a spinoff podcast! It's called SciShow Tangents. Check it out at...

Is Your Brain Ready for Mars?

Get your special shiny Sputnik pin now! : https://store.dftba.com/products/scis... Thanks to science and technology, our dream to go to Mars has almost come true! But are our brains ready for it yet? Hosted by: Hank GreenSciShow has a spinoff podcast! It's called...

Why Do Humans Like to Get High?

Go to http://Brilliant.org/SciShow to try their 60+ courses in math, computer science, and scientific thinking. The first 200 subscribers get 20% off an annual Premium subscription."We’ve told you before that there really isn’t any evidence that animals consume...