Tagged: michael stevens

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Which Way Is Down?

Which Way Is Down? BRAIN CANDY LIVE http://www.braincandylive.com/tickets THE VSAUCE CURIOSITY BOX: https://www.curiositybox.com/ Links to sources and to learn more below! my twitter https://twitter.com/tweetsauce my instagram https://www.instagram.com/electricpants Thanks to Eric Langlay (https://www.youtube.com/user/ericdraven30) for producing, editing, and animating this episode with me. Thanks also to Henry Reich (https://www.youtube.com/user/minutephysics) for his advice and guidance. Universe Sandbox² :…

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The Napkin Ring Problem

The Napkin Ring Problem Brain Candy Live FALL TOUR: http://www.braincandylive.com/tickets The Curiosity Box: https://www.curiositybox.com/ LINKS TO LEARN MORE BELOW! my twitter: http://www.twitter.com/tweetsauce Adam and I (but mainly Adam) making a kendama: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=i8GD33DsRw8 Orange Oil: https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Orange_oil Napkin Ring Problem: https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Napkin_ring_problem Cavalieri’s Principle: https://schoolyourself.org/learn/geometry/cavalieri-3d https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Cavalieri%27s_principle http://www.cut-the-knot.org/Curriculum/Calculus/Cavalieri.shtml BIG THANKS: Eric Langlay stayed up all night with me so…

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How Much of the Earth Can You See at Once?

How Much of the Earth Can You See at Once? My shirt is from this quarter’s CURIOSITY BOX: http://www.curiositybox.com/ MY TWITTER: http://www.twitter.com/tweetsauce MY INSTAGRAM: http://www.instagram.com/electricpants Thanks to Mitchell for the jack-in-the-box! http://brainvenomstudio.com/ 3Blue1Brown: https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCYO_jab_esuFRV4b17AJtAw 3Blue1Brown fractal dimension video: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=gB9n2gHsHN4 Mathologer video: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=qhbuKbxJsk8 Distance to horizon calculator: http://www.ringbell.co.uk/info/hdist.htm Earth curvature calculator: http://earthcurvature.com/ US cross section: https://www.reddit.com/r/MapPorn/comments/22cco7/us_elevation_profile_from_la_to_nyc_oc_1139x442/…

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Vsauce Answers the 100 Most Googled Questions | WIRED

Vsauce Answers the 100 Most Googled Questions | WIRED Michael, Kevin, and Jake from Vsauce attempt to answer the 100 most Googled questions. Still feeling curious? Go check out Vsauce on YouTube to learn more and explore the ‘Curiosity Box’! Michael Stevens (Vsauce): https://www.youtube.com/vsauce Kevin Lieber (Vsauce2): https://www.youtube.com/vsauce2 Jake Roper (Vsauce3): https://www.youtube.com/vsauce3 Still haven’t subscribed…

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Use Your Head Challenge ft. Vsauce

Use Your Head Challenge ft. Vsauce We get some smart guys to use their heads to do dumb things. GMM #1142! Check out all the awesome Vsauce channels: Michael: http://youtube.com/vsauce Kevin: http://youtube.com/vsauce2 Jake: http://youtube.com/vsauce3 SUBSCRIBE to GMM: http://bit.ly/subrl2 | Watch today’s GMMore episode: http://bit.ly/HandsInKnots | Don’t miss This Is Mythical: http://bit.ly/DIYMeatSmoker For rules and more…

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Showing My Desk to Adam Savage

Showing My Desk to Adam Savage BRAIN CANDY LIVE: http://www.braincandylive.com/tickets FOLLOW: https://twitter.com/BrainCandyLive MY TWITTER: https://twitter.com/tweetsauce MY INSTAGRAM: https://www.instagram.com/electricpants/ THE CURIOSITY BOX: https://www.curiositybox.com/ Stirling engine from the wonderful http://www.grand-illusions.com/ Hanayama puzzles: http://www.hanayama-toys.com/index.php?route=product/category&path=65 Ballerby & Co. Globes http://www.bellerbyandco.com https://www.instagram.com/globemakers/ https://twitter.com/globemakers endangered elements: https://www.acs.org/content/acs/en/greenchemistry/research-innovation/research-topics/endangered-elements.html reddit thread on blinking: https://www.reddit.com/r/AskReddit/comments/14s5ck/what_is_the_probability_that_everyone_on_earth/ Music by http://youtube.com/JakeChudnow and http://www.audionetwork.com FEATURING the eye of…

The Brachistochrone

The Brachistochrone BRAIN CANDY LIVE TICKETS: http://www.braincandylive.com/tickets Links to sources and to learn more below! MY TWITTER: http://www.twitter.com/tweetsauce MY INSTAGRAM: http://www.instagram.com/electricpants THE CURIOSITY BOX: https://www.curiositybox.com/ Stan Wagon “Roads and Wheels” [PDF]: http://web.mst.edu/~lmhall/Personal/RoadsWheels/RoadsWheels.pdf 3Blue1Brown video, “The Brachistochrone, with Steven Strogatz”: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Cld0p3a43fU Pile of people visualization originally from this Vsauce1 video: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=C6eOcd06kdk Online spirograph: http://nathanfriend.io/inspirograph/ The Brachistochrone…

Spinning

Spinning THE CURIOSITY BOX: https://www.curiositybox.com/ BRAIN CANDY LIVE: http://www.braincandylive.com/ DONG: http://www.youtube.com/dong **LINKS TO LEARN MORE BELOW** Jake unboxing the latest Curiosity Box (SPOILERS): https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=IUK7MUtotw4 Other great videos on this topic: “The gyro effect explained, without math” from Matthias Wandel https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=jQEKhIovKA0 also see http://woodgears.ca/physics/gyro.html “Gyroscopic precession — An intuitive explanation” from TheHue’s SciTech https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=n5bKzBZ7XuM “Gyroscopic Precession”…

Is It Okay to Touch Mars?

Is It Okay to Touch Mars? Watch Nat Geo’s MARS Monday 11/14 at 9/8c: http://makemarshome.com/  Watch Kevin and Jake’s videos! https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=5_MhErD-EA0&index=2&list=PLiyjwVB09t5xDxwO8KpwJA2HTA13xarpf *Thanks to Nat Geo for sponsoring this video* Earth and Mars size comparison: http://www.space.com/16871-how-big-is-mars.html calculate how much you’d weigh on Mars: http://www.exploratorium.edu/mars/yourweight.php Martian ‘sun dial’: http://www.universetoday.com/96930/curiositys-sundial-carries-a-message-of-hope/ http://mars.nasa.gov/multimedia/interactives/revealing-mars-before-after-image-comparison-slider/rover-opportunity/ Touching Mars images (walnut regolith): http://www.nasa.gov/centers/ames/multimedia/images/2005/dust_devils.html Pascal Lee:…

Fixed Points

Fixed Points My video on Sesame Studios: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=BTjAiyyG2sw The Curiosity Box by Vsauce: https://www.curiositybox.com/ LINKS TO SOURCES BELOW! My twitter: https://twitter.com/tweetsauce My instagram: https://www.instagram.com/electricpants DONG: https://www.youtube.com/dong Moon Museum: https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Moon_Museum E.A.T. https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Experiments_in_Art_and_Technology Brouwer’s fixed point theorem: http://mathforum.org/mathimages/index.php/Brouwer_Fixed_Point_Theorem https://simanaitissays.com/2015/01/19/combed-coconut-must-have-cowlicks/ https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Brouwer_fixed-point_theorem https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=86uarqPBJ9s Excellent interactive wolfram demo of Brouwer: http://demonstrations.wolfram.com/BrouwerFixedPointTheorem/ fixed points more generally: http://www.math.uri.edu/~kulenm/mth381pr/fixedpoint/fixedpoint.html https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Fixed_point_(mathematics) https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Fixed-point_iteration Gullible 9s:…