How to save 51 billion lives for 68 cents with simple Engineering

By: Mark Rober

Published on Feb 15, 2017

Using the power of engineering and brilliant inventions to save lives!!! Great times collab-ing with Bill and Melinda Gates! You should check out the Gates Annual Letter here: http://b-gat.es/2lhhtmJ

Pre-order a paper microscope here- https://www.foldscope.com/order

Read the published paper on the paper centrifuge, its cool- http://biorxiv.org/content/early/2016…

MUSIC-
0:15– The Ocean- Andrew Applepie- http://andrewapplepie.com/
2:18– Sweet Tomorrow- Andrew Applepie- http://andrewapplepie.com/
4:21– Berlin- Andrew Applepie- http://andrewapplepie.com/
7:54– Special song written just for me- Lincoln Hoppe, http://lincolnhoppe.com/

Summary: I met with Manu Prakash from Stanford to talk about 2 of his labs’ inventions the Foldscope and the Paperfuge. Combined these cost only 68 cents and they can be used to diagnose Malaria. Both of these are examples not only of simple, brilliant design, but of how engineering is used to make a positive dent in the world.

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G Active | Water Made Active

By: G Active

Originally published on May 4, 2017

What if your water was as active as you? Would you move with it? With new G Active by Gatorade, you get water plus electrolytes to help replace what you lose in exercise and help keep you moving. G Active. Water Made Active.

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White Water Turtles!

By: Brave Wilderness

Originally published on May 31, 2017

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In this segment of On Location, Coyote and the crew go white water rafting on their day off!

Of course what would a day off be if not full of awesome animal encounters? On this adventure the crew spot both a Bald Eagle and some speedy Sonoran Mud Turtles.

Will Coyote being able to catch one of these speedy white water turtles from the raft?

Get ready to find out!

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Rocket Powered Fidget Spinner

By: TheBackyardScientist

Originally Published on May 30, 2017

Ok thats it, Fidget Spinner trend is over, cause this is the best one ever!! 😉 I built a custom fidget spinner out of 1/4in aluminum plate and strapped 3 E sized rocket engines.

Really, I just wanted to do this. I saw Stephens video and needed answers. Plus, this gave me an excuse to buy a Plasma Cutter ive been eyeballing for yearssss. (dont tell sandra I could have made this with a jigsaw..)

The spinner has a 6 inch radius, so it travels ~37 inches to make a full circle. Its spinning 88 times per second (5200 per minute), so that means the tip is traveling 276 feet per second, or 188.182 MPH. so yeah, 1000mph fidget spinner is pretty much impossible… Who will accept my challenge?

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Latest view of Jupiter from NASA’s Juno spacecraft from Enneagon

Latest view of Jupiter from NASA’s Juno spacecraft from Enneagon on Vimeo.

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https://www.amazon.com/Moonraker-Original-Motion-Picture-Soundtrack/dp/B000005JLI

 

 

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#GoogleGrandTour The Grand Tour of Italy

 

By: Google

Originally published on May 16, 2017

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Travelling through the past and present to define our future.
Italian culture along with art, architecture, music and food have made Italy great in the eyes of the rest of the world. Have you ever wondered how these masterpieces from the past have shaped today’s present, and how they can continue to be a source of inspiration in the future?

Three hundred years ago, Italy’s “Grand Tour” was a journey made mainly by wealthy young people to experience the beauties and artwork of Italian cities and culture to find that inspiration that revolutionised the modern world. Today Google re-invent it and made for everyone.

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Aurora Borealis: Visions from the Stratosphere (4K)

 

By: Night Crew Labs

Originally published on May 9, 2017

Watch the aurora as it has never been seen before. The Night Crew sends a high-altitude balloon to capture REAL-TIME video of the aurora from the edge of space. Be sure to watch our recovery video for the wild backstory behind how we got our camera back.

Video equipment used on this mission: Sony a7S, Rokinon 24 mm f/1.4, Atomos Ninja Flame Recorder, Varavon external battery.

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Night Crew Labs is (Alphabetical by last name):
Bryan Chan
Ashish Goel
Tyler Reid
Corey Snyder
Paul Tarantino
And featuring Adrien Perkins

Special thanks to RYT Manufacturing for the 3D print.
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For their help in Fairbanks, thanks to (Alphabetical by last name):
Eli Barry-Garland
Lucas Hulien
Mary-Cathrine Leewis
Alana Vilagi

Music:
Machinimasound – End Game
https://youtu.be/lpLEEmZlXko

Panda Coast – Dusk
https://youtu.be/-uYciIxVL-4

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Hydroplaning Dolphins – Planet Earth – BBC Earth

 

By: BBC Earth

Published on May 2, 2017

These remarkable Dolphins in Western Australia display incredible ingenuity when hunting for fish in the shallows. With little room for error, it would appear fortune does indeed favour the brave.

Taken From Planet Earth

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Fun Science With Rob: Temperature

 

By: BLOODHOUND SSC – 1,000 mph car

Originally published on Apr 25, 2017

Our chief inspirer, Rob Bennett, explores how BLOODHOUND uses changes in temperature to make parts of the car fit together. Naturally, he has to experiment with liquid nitrogen to explain it’s cool properties.

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Fido vs Spot — Animal vs Robot

 

By: jurvetson

Originally published on Feb 27, 2016

The robot’s lifelike movement catches the attention of a real dog. The uncanny uncanine valley. This is the latest quadruped robot from Google’s Boston Dynamics group, and the only one in civilian hands. Another Video: https://youtu.be/q2gehrAhflQ Photos: https://www.flickr.com/photos/jurvets… And I revisited my post on the Google Master Plan, and sure enough, we see Robots → Skynet → Terminator → Google Security → User Happiness https://www.flickr.com/photos/jurvets…

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