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Why Are Cheetahs the Fastest Land Animal?

Cheetahs are fast. You know this. But which is faster: a cheetah, or a Tyrannosaurus rex?Hosted by: Olivia GordonSciShow has a spinoff podcast! It's called...
Atavisms: 4 Lost Traits That Returned

Atavisms: 4 Lost Traits That Returned

Every once in a while, traits thought to be lost forever suddenly reappear, like a dolphin or a whale born with complete hind limbs! Known as atavisms, these occurrences can teach us all sorts of things, like how limbs actually grow. Hosted by: Hank GreenSciShow has a...

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Why Does Rain Smell so Good… to Bugs?

Why Does Rain Smell so Good… to Bugs?

Humans love the smell after good rain, though we may not be the the target of the pleasing aroma. There's evidence the characteristic post-rain scent is used to lure arthropods to bacteria.Hosted by: Stefan ChinSciShow has a spinoff podcast! It's called SciShow...

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How a Century-Old Procedure Could Help Us Fight COVID-19

How a Century-Old Procedure Could Help Us Fight COVID-19

Some potentially good news on the COVID-19 treatment front: Thanks to a technique that’s more than a century old, recovered COVID-19 patients may be in a position to help the rest of us -- with their blood plasma.Hosted by: Hank Green COVID-19 playlist:...

The Little Lobster That Reveals Climate

The Little Lobster That Reveals Climate

Thanks again to the Monterey Bay Aquarium for partnering with us on this episode of SciShow. The Aquarium’s mission is to inspire conservation of the ocean. So give them a follow on their social media accounts or visit their website at http://montereybayaquarium.org....

How to Make a COVID-19 Vaccine

How to Make a COVID-19 Vaccine

One year to eighteen months might seem like a while to wait for a COVID-19 vaccine, but there's a good reason finding and approving a candidate takes a whole lot of time.COVID-19 New and Updates: https://www.youtube.com/playlist?list...Hosted by: Hank GreenSciShow has...

The Plant That Grows Perches for Birds

The Plant That Grows Perches for Birds

The rat's tail plant, or Babiana ringens earns its name for the distinct stem that grows above its flowers. But what's the purpose of this odd looking appendage? Hosted by: Michael ArandaSciShow has a spinoff podcast! It's called SciShow Tangents. Check it out at...

Fighting COVID-19 With… Llamas?!

Fighting COVID-19 With… Llamas?!

Scientists have been researching whether or not antibodies from COVID-19 patients might help those infected with the virus, and one study has found promising results, in a llama.COVID-19 News & Updates: https://www.youtube.com/playlist?list...Hosted by: Hank...

5 Inventions Showing Us the Future of Solar Energy

5 Inventions Showing Us the Future of Solar Energy

When you imagine the energy of the future, solar power is probably in the picture – but in recent years, less than 2% of the world’s electricity has come from solar power. Here are 5 new inventions that are likely to change that.Hosted by: Hank GreenSciShow has a...

Why Killer Whales Migrate (It’s Not Why You Think)

Why Killer Whales Migrate (It’s Not Why You Think)

Killer whales migrate thousands of kilometers across oceans, because it's good for their skin?Hosted by: Hank GreenSciShow has a spinoff podcast! It's called SciShow Tangents. Check it out at http://www.scishowtangents.org----------Support SciShow by becoming a patron...

From Showers to Sleep: Science Hacks for Your Everyday Life

From Showers to Sleep: Science Hacks for Your Everyday Life

From calories to sleep, there always seems to be something we're not doing right. Luckily scientists have looked into this and come up with some helpful advice to keep us happy and healthy.Hosted by: Michael ArandaSciShow has a spinoff podcast! It's called SciShow...

Will COVID-19 Go Away in the Summer?

Will COVID-19 Go Away in the Summer?

SciShow is supported by Brilliant.org. Go to https://Brilliant.org/SciShow to get 20% off of an annual Premium subscription. COVID-19 has the potential to ebb and flow with the seasons, but because it's a novel pandemic, that doesn't mean we're off the hook this...

How Sea Butterflies “Fly” in Water

How Sea Butterflies “Fly” in Water

Check out Nature: Spy in the Wild 2 on PBS (http://pbs.org/spyinthewild) to follow more than 50 animatronic spy creatures as they go undercover in the animal world. And check out their YouTube channel (https://www.youtube.com/user/NaturePBS) for more great videos of...

Hydrogen: The Savior of the Shipping Industry

Hydrogen: The Savior of the Shipping Industry

To learn more about the fight to stop climate change go to https://gatesnot.es/3dkhdhH. Thanks to Bill Gates and Breakthrough Energy for supporting this episode of SciShow. Huge container ships relying on fossil fuels transport all kinds of goods across the ocean,...