How to Solve the Housing Crisis

How to Solve the Housing Crisis

This episode of Real Engineering is brought to you by Brilliant, a problem-solving website that teaches you to think like an engineer. We’ve been hearing about it for years. The 21st century is the era of urbanization. In almost every country around the world, people are packing their bags, and moving into cities at record …

Who Are The Kurds?

Who Are The Kurds?

In Iraq right now, the Sunni Militant group ISIS is fighting against the Shiite run government for control of most of the country. But those aren’t the only groups in Iraq. There is a whole other section of people called the Kurds, who are involved in the dispute, the politics, and pretty much everything else …

“History Made Vivid”: The Interior Museum at 80

“History Made Vivid”: The Interior Museum at 80

Good afternoon, my name is Diana Warring. I am the director of the Department of the Interior Museum and it’s my pleasure to welcome you here today. Typically our monthly lecture series is focusing on the diverse workings of the Department of the Interior as a whole and our various bureaus, but I’m very pleased …

5 Minute History Lesson, Episode 3: Robbers Cave

5 Minute History Lesson, Episode 3: Robbers Cave

Between 1949 and 1954 two social psychologists Muzafer Sherif and Carolyn Wood Sherif collaborated with graduate students to hold a series of experiments to test one of Dr. Sherif’s ideas, known as realistic conflict theory. This having to do with inner group conflict, stereotypes and prejudices. The most famous and significant of his experiments took …

Jack Ma: From KFC Reject to Asia’s Richest Man

Jack Ma: From KFC Reject to Asia’s Richest Man

(lighthearted music) Jack Ma is Asia’s richest man and most recognizable business tycoon. He’s the chairman of Alibaba. China’s E-commerce giant and one of the 10 largest companies in the world. Yet he still wants more. We know where we’re going, we want to be the fifth largest economy. Big words from the man some …

A Neanderthal Perspective on Human Origins – 2014

A Neanderthal Perspective on Human Origins – 2014

– [Announcer] This program is presented by University of California Television. Like what you learn? Visit our website or follow us on Facebook and Twitter to keep up with the latest UCTV programs. (lively music) – Good afternoon and welcome. It’s delightful to see such a gigantic crowd. We are pleased, along with the Graduate …