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Bass Fishing Battle | Dude Perfect

Bass Fishing Battle | Dude Perfect

This is big, folks. Dude, I think it’s a pretty good one. It’s pulling my boat. Woo hoo! Oh, it’s a big fish! Oh, it’s a big fish! We’re Dude Perfect. Welcome to Bass Fishing Battle. Here we go! Woo! Dude Perfect. For round 1, each dude will have six fishing poles. Once you catch …

A Brief History of the Normans | Animated History

A Brief History of the Normans | Animated History

So, who were the Normans? You might think they were French, but they were in fact descended from Norse raiders from Scandinavia. They settled in northern France in the ninth and early 10th century, calling their new homeland Normandy 150 years later, their leader, Duke William II, claimed he also had the right to the …

The History of Silent Night | Andrew Gant

The History of Silent Night | Andrew Gant

Silent Night was a collaboration between two young men, both of them in their twenties, both from fairly humble backgrounds. Father Josef Mohr was a young Catholic priest. He became the parish priest in Oberndorf, in the mountainous region of Austria. Two years before he went there, he had written the poem of Silent Night. …

Guy Fawkes vs Che Guevara. Epic Rap Battles of History.

Guy Fawkes vs Che Guevara. Epic Rap Battles of History.

Epic Rap Battles of History Guy Fawkes Versus Che Guevara Begin! Guevara the terror. Fresh Kangol wearer. Ill rhyme slayer from the 60’s era. Revolting… Heavy metal rebel blood spiller. Me and my guerillas… Are a squad of killers! (Hoo!) I’m known worldwide, for my steely-eyed look. You’re famous ’cause of Alan Moore’s third best …

India: Crash Course History of Science #4

India: Crash Course History of Science #4

You might have recognized the names of some of the Greek natural philosophers. They were individuals with quirky theories, and we have records about them. But they weren’t the only people making knowledge back in the day. India had major urban centers, centralized administrative states, and complicated metaphysical traditions long before the Greeks had anything …

Feature History – Opium Wars

Feature History – Opium Wars

Trade deficits, political pussy-footing, and hardcore drugs. Welcome to the Opium Wars. (♪) Hi, and welcome to Feature History, featuring the Opium Wars. In this video we’re going to be detailing the causes of these wars, explaining the aftermath of the wars, and describing how it impacts us today. So if that’s what your school …

Facebook Fraud

Facebook Fraud

Have you heard of Virtual Bagel? Their Facebook page has over 4,000 likes. They use the page to promote their brilliant business model ‘we send you bagels via the Internet — just download and enjoy.’ It sounds like a joke, and it is, sort of. This page was set up by BBC technology correspondent Rory …

Why graphene hasn’t taken over the world…yet

Why graphene hasn’t taken over the world…yet

– [Cory] It may not look like it, but I’m creating one of the strongest and most versatile materials on Earth, graphene. You’ve probably heard buzz about it. Graphene made big waves back in 2004, and it’s knocked around science news ever since. – A global race for graphene. – You know, it’s not just …