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A Picture of the Milky Way's Supermassive Black Hole
This is an image of the supermassive black hole, Sagittarius A*, at the center of our Milky Way galaxy.
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Image of Sgr A* from EHT collaboration
Event Horizon Telescope collaboration: ve42.co/EHT
Animations from The Relativistic Astrophysics group, Institute for Theoretical Physics, Goethe-Universität Frankfurt. Massive thanks to Prof. Luciano Rezzolla, Dr Christian Fromm and Dr Alejandro Cruz-Osorio.
A huge thanks to Prof. Peter Tuthill and Dr Manisha Caleb for feedback on earlier versions of this video and helping explain VLBI.
Great video by Thatcher Chamberlin about VLBI here - kzclip.net/video/Y8rAHTvpJbk/бейн...
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How Electricity Actually Works
Рет қаралды 5 МЛН21 күн бұрын
This video is sponsored by Brilliant. The first 200 people to sign up via brilliant.org/veritasium get 20% off a yearly subscription. Special thanks to: Bruce Sherwood, Ruth Chabay, Aaron Titus, and Steve Spicklemore matterandinteractions.org VPython simulation: tinyurl.com/SurfaceCharge Thanks to Ansys for help with the simulations: www.ansys.com/products/electronics/ansys-hfss Huge thanks to ...
The Man Who Accidentally Killed The Most People In History
Рет қаралды 14 МЛНАй бұрын
One scientist caused two environmental disasters and the deaths of millions. A part of this video is sponsored by Wren. Offset your carbon footprint on Wren: ​www.wren.co/start/veritasium. For the first 100 people who sign up, I will personally pay for the first month of your subscription! Massive thanks to Prof. Francois Tissot for suggesting we make a video on the topic of isotope geochemistr...
How Horses Save Humans From Snake Bites
Рет қаралды 5 МЛН2 ай бұрын
This video is sponsored by Brilliant. The first 200 people to sign up via brilliant.org/veritasium get 20% off a yearly subscription. To make antivenom, you first need to collect venom from the world’s most deadly snakes. Huge thanks to the Australian Reptile Park for having us over to film - special thanks to Zac Bower for milking all of these snakes for us and Caitlin Vine for organizing the ...
Future Computers Will Be Radically Different
Рет қаралды 7 МЛН2 ай бұрын
Visit brilliant.org/Veritasium/ to get started learning STEM for free, and the first 200 people will get 20% off their annual premium subscription. Digital computers have served us well for decades, but the rise of artificial intelligence demands a totally new kind of computer: analog. Thanks to Mike Henry and everyone at Mythic for the analog computing tour! www.mythic-ai.com/ Thanks to Dr. Be...
The Most Powerful Computers You've Never Heard Of
Рет қаралды 7 МЛН5 ай бұрын
Analog computers were the most powerful computers for thousands of years, relegated to obscurity by the digital revolution. This video is sponsored by Brilliant. The first 200 people to sign up via brilliant.org/veritasium get 20% off a yearly subscription. Thanks to Scott Wiedemann for the lego computer instructions - kzclip.net/video/5X_Ft4YR_wU/бейне.html Antikythera Archive & Animations ©20...
The Snowflake Mystery
Рет қаралды 7 МЛН5 ай бұрын
Dr Ken Libbrecht is the world expert on snowflakes, designer of custom snowflakes, snowflake consultant for the movie Frozen - his photos appear on postage stamps all over the world. This video is sponsored by Brilliant. The first 200 people to sign up via brilliant.org/veritasium get 20% off a yearly subscription. Thanks to Dr Ken Libbrecht for showing us how to grow designer snowflakes. Obvio...
Most People Don't Know How Bikes Work
Рет қаралды 16 МЛН5 ай бұрын
Why are bicycles stable? The most common answer is gyroscopic effects, but this is not right. This video was sponsored by Kiwico. Get 50% off your first month of any crate at kiwico.com/veritasium50 Huge thanks to Rick Cavallaro for creating this bike on short notice. Thanks to all the friends who participated in the filming. Rick was also responsible for the Blackbird Faster Than The Wind Down...
The Big Misconception About Electricity
Рет қаралды 14 МЛН6 ай бұрын
The misconception is that electrons carry potential energy around a complete conducting loop, transferring their energy to the load. This video was sponsored by Caséta by Lutron. Learn more at Lutron.com/veritasium Further analysis of the large circuit is available here: ve42.co/bigcircuit Special thanks to Dr Geraint Lewis for bringing up this question in the first place and discussing it with...
How Imaginary Numbers Were Invented
Рет қаралды 13 МЛН6 ай бұрын
A general solution to the cubic equation was long considered impossible, until we gave up the requirement that math reflect reality. This video is sponsored by Brilliant. The first 200 people to sign up via brilliant.org/veritasium get 20% off a yearly subscription. Thanks to Dr Amir Alexander, Dr Alexander Kontorovich, Dr Chris Ferrie, and Dr Adam Becker for the helpful advice and feedback on ...
I Rented A Helicopter To Settle A Physics Debate
Рет қаралды 7 МЛН6 ай бұрын
The story of a controversial physics question on the qualifying exam for the 2014 US Physics Olympiad team. How does a uniform cable beneath a helicopter hang? Visit SimpliSafe.com/veritasium to learn more and to get at least 30% off your SimpliSafe security system! Thanks to SimpliSafe for sponsoring a portion of this video. Thanks to Scott Smith and the Perris Valley Airport for hosting us. Y...
This Robot Walks, Flies, Skateboards, Slacklines
Рет қаралды 2,7 МЛН7 ай бұрын
This is a #robot that walks, flies, #skateboards, #slacklines, and might do much more one day. A portion of this video was sponsored by Bluehost. Start building a website with Bluehost today. Use my link to receive more than 65% off: bluehost.com/track/veritasium #Bluehost #BHcreator Thanks to Prof. Soon-Jo Chung and everyone at the Aerospace Robotics and Control Lab at Caltech for the tour! ae...
How They Caught The Golden State Killer
Рет қаралды 4,8 МЛН7 ай бұрын
Your genetic code is probably already in a database, without you ever giving a sample or permission. This video is sponsored by Brilliant. The first 200 people to sign up via brilliant.org/veritasium get 20% off a yearly subscription. ▀▀▀▀▀▀▀▀▀▀▀▀▀▀▀▀▀▀▀▀▀▀▀▀▀▀ A huge thanks to Paul Holes, Billy Jensen, Brett Williams, Dr Connie Bormans and Dr Doc Edge for being part of this video. Thanks to Ve...
How Hidden Technology Transformed Bowling
Рет қаралды 11 МЛН7 ай бұрын
Bowling has been reinvented many times over the past seven thousand years but especially in the last 30. This is the fascinating physics of balls, oil, lane and pins. A portion of this video was sponsored by Salesforce. Go to salesforce.com/veritasium to learn more. Huge thanks to Steve Kloempken and all of Storm Bowling for letting us visit and get a glimpse into the crazy world of bowling. Hu...
Why All Scorpions Are Fluorescent
Рет қаралды 2 МЛН8 ай бұрын
Under UV light, almost all species of scorpions glow a bright green color, but why? Thanks to Capital One Shopping for sponsoring a portion of this video! Avoid Paying Full Price. Get Capital One Shopping for free using this link: capitaloneshopping.com/veritasium A huge thanks to Prof. Carl Kloock for the interview and taking us scorpion hunting at the Panorama Vista Preserve. panoramavista.or...
The Universe is Hostile to Computers
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The Universe is Hostile to Computers
Clickbait is Unreasonably Effective
Рет қаралды 5 МЛН9 ай бұрын
Clickbait is Unreasonably Effective
The Genius of 3D Printed Rockets
Рет қаралды 9 МЛН9 ай бұрын
The Genius of 3D Printed Rockets
The Simplest Math Problem No One Can Solve - Collatz Conjecture
Рет қаралды 28 МЛН9 ай бұрын
The Simplest Math Problem No One Can Solve - Collatz Conjecture
Why You Should Want Driverless Cars On Roads Now
Рет қаралды 2,9 МЛН10 ай бұрын
Why You Should Want Driverless Cars On Roads Now
How a slinky falls in slow motion #shorts
Рет қаралды 28 МЛН10 ай бұрын
How a slinky falls in slow motion #shorts
The Biggest Myth In Education
Рет қаралды 9 МЛН10 ай бұрын
The Biggest Myth In Education
A Physics Prof Bet Me $10,000 I'm Wrong
Рет қаралды 11 МЛН10 ай бұрын
A Physics Prof Bet Me $10,000 I'm Wrong
The Longest-Running Evolution Experiment
Рет қаралды 5 МЛН11 ай бұрын
The Longest-Running Evolution Experiment
Risking My Life To Settle A Physics Debate
Рет қаралды 9 МЛН11 ай бұрын
Risking My Life To Settle A Physics Debate
Math's Fundamental Flaw
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Math's Fundamental Flaw
How An Infinite Hotel Ran Out Of Room
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How An Infinite Hotel Ran Out Of Room
This Unstoppable Robot Could Save Your Life
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This Unstoppable Robot Could Save Your Life
The Surprising Secret of Synchronization
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The Surprising Secret of Synchronization
This is why we can't have nice things
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This is why we can't have nice things
Why Are 96,000,000 Black Balls on This Reservoir?
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Why Are 96,000,000 Black Balls on This Reservoir?
These are the asteroids to worry about
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These are the asteroids to worry about
World's Lightest Solid!
Рет қаралды 54 МЛН2 жыл бұрын
World's Lightest Solid!
Backspin Basketball Flies Off Dam
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Backspin Basketball Flies Off Dam
World's Roundest Object!
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World's Roundest Object!
I Waterproofed Myself With Aerogel!
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I Waterproofed Myself With Aerogel!
Anti-Gravity Wheel?
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Anti-Gravity Wheel?
Can Silence Actually Drive You Crazy?
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Can Silence Actually Drive You Crazy?
The Simplest Math Problem No One Can Solve - Collatz Conjecture
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The Simplest Math Problem No One Can Solve - Collatz Conjecture
How a slinky falls in slow motion #shorts
Рет қаралды 28 МЛН10 ай бұрын
How a slinky falls in slow motion #shorts
Can You Swim in Shade Balls?
Рет қаралды 27 МЛН2 жыл бұрын
Can You Swim in Shade Balls?
This Unstoppable Robot Could Save Your Life
Рет қаралды 25 МЛН Жыл бұрын
This Unstoppable Robot Could Save Your Life
The Most Radioactive Places on Earth
Рет қаралды 21 МЛН7 жыл бұрын
The Most Radioactive Places on Earth
The Surprising Secret of Synchronization
Рет қаралды 20 МЛН Жыл бұрын
The Surprising Secret of Synchronization
Parallel Worlds Probably Exist. Here’s Why
Рет қаралды 20 МЛН2 жыл бұрын
Parallel Worlds Probably Exist. Here’s Why
Math's Fundamental Flaw
Рет қаралды 20 МЛН Жыл бұрын
Math's Fundamental Flaw
World's Heaviest Weight
Рет қаралды 19 МЛН5 жыл бұрын
World's Heaviest Weight
Microwaving Grapes Makes Plasma
Рет қаралды 18 МЛН3 жыл бұрын
Microwaving Grapes Makes Plasma
This is why we can't have nice things
Рет қаралды 17 МЛН Жыл бұрын
This is why we can't have nice things
The Infinite Pattern That Never Repeats
Рет қаралды 16 МЛН Жыл бұрын
The Infinite Pattern That Never Repeats
How An Infinite Hotel Ran Out Of Room
Рет қаралды 16 МЛН Жыл бұрын
How An Infinite Hotel Ran Out Of Room
Musical Fire Table!
Рет қаралды 16 МЛН8 жыл бұрын
Musical Fire Table!
Most People Don't Know How Bikes Work
Рет қаралды 16 МЛН5 ай бұрын
Why are bicycles stable? The most common answer is gyroscopic effects, but this is not right. This video was sponsored by Kiwico. Get 50% off your first month of any crate at kiwico.com/veritasium50 Huge thanks to Rick Cavallaro for creating this bike on short notice. Thanks to all the friends who participated in the filming. Rick was also responsible for the Blackbird Faster Than The Wind Down...
Why No One Has Measured The Speed Of Light
Рет қаралды 15 МЛН Жыл бұрын
Why No One Has Measured The Speed Of Light
The Universe is Hostile to Computers
Рет қаралды 15 МЛН8 ай бұрын
The Universe is Hostile to Computers
The Man Who Accidentally Killed The Most People In History
Рет қаралды 14 МЛНАй бұрын
One scientist caused two environmental disasters and the deaths of millions. A part of this video is sponsored by Wren. Offset your carbon footprint on Wren: ​www.wren.co/start/veritasium. For the first 100 people who sign up, I will personally pay for the first month of your subscription! Massive thanks to Prof. Francois Tissot for suggesting we make a video on the topic of isotope geochemistr...
The Big Misconception About Electricity
Рет қаралды 14 МЛН6 ай бұрын
The misconception is that electrons carry potential energy around a complete conducting loop, transferring their energy to the load. This video was sponsored by Caséta by Lutron. Learn more at Lutron.com/veritasium Further analysis of the large circuit is available here: ve42.co/bigcircuit Special thanks to Dr Geraint Lewis for bringing up this question in the first place and discussing it with...
Fire in ZERO-G!!
Рет қаралды 14 МЛН5 жыл бұрын
Fire in ZERO-G!!
The Most Common Cognitive Bias
Рет қаралды 14 МЛН8 жыл бұрын
The Most Common Cognitive Bias
This equation will change how you see the world (the logistic map)
Рет қаралды 13 МЛН2 жыл бұрын
This equation will change how you see the world (the logistic map)