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Myth of the Isolated Scientist | World Science Festival 1:33min

This is an excerpt from a lecture called “Science and Story: The Instinct for Curiosity”, hosted by the World Science Festival (great youtube channel!) where a physicist and author is talking about how science should be considered part of culture rather than being categorized as ‘education’ or something. She also says that scientists, like […]

Spiders Tune Their Webs Like A Guitar 1:18min

This is a very short clip about how spiders use the strands of their webs like strings of a violin to know when something in their web is a another spider or something to eat.

When a spider builds its web, something extraordinary happens The spider tunes individual strands of silk by stretching or […]

Leonardo DiCaprio Ice Bucket Challenge 1:15min

Leonardo DiCaprio using the Ice Bucket Challenge to shine a light on the Tar Sands development in Canada and challenge the Canadian Prime Minister to respond.

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Bill Gates Ice Bucket Challenge 1:30min

The ALS Society is using social media and the power of personal connections to raise money for ALS research. Some say it’s a brilliant use of social media and other say it’s a waste of water and that people are using it for self-promotion rather than raising awareness of the disease. What do you […]

Twilight: The Animation Behind Bella and the Wolf 1:10min

Here is the short transcript for this Bella and the Wolf clip, which is about the behind-the-scenes animation techniques that went into shooting this scene from the Twlight series.

Bella and the Wolf 1:10min

There was a great deal more personal interaction between our wolf characters and the humans in this case There […]

Zendesk: Sh-t Support Agents Actually Say

This is a series of typical one-liners that customer service agents say often. Zendesk.com is a major helpdesk solutions provider.

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It’s a View So Exclusive, it’s Illegal! 1:35min

 

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Polyvore Visits Community Member Golestaneh 1:29min

This is a quick look at the how a law student-turned-fasion designer and business owner got started on the website Polyvore.

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Brian Tracy: Doubling Your Productivity 1:46min

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Rick Mercer Report 1:46min

Rick Mercer Report

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Rick Mercer Report

1 [00:00] Democracy is very messy. 2 In fact, on paper it doesn’t even make a heck of a lot of sense. 3 For starters, it involves all of us, and by “all of us” I mean the people. 4 And what’s worse, people’s opinions, which […]

New Scientist GIANT RUBBER SNAKES ON THE OCEAN :56seconds

NOTE: I DO NOT OWN THE RIGHTS TO THIS VIDEO.

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