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The Big Bang: Crash Course Big History #1

The Big Bang: Crash Course Big History #1

Hi. I’m John Green and this is Crash Course Big History, in which we’ll be looking at the history of, like, everything. I’m talking about 13.8 billion years, from the big bang to now. I mean, in this series, we are literally going to attempt to tell you the story of what Douglas Adams famously …

(Little) Big History of Gold

(Little) Big History of Gold

The gold is formed in two ways. First, the star needs some elements for nuclear fusion to make gold in nature, At first only hydrogen exist in the star. Next, hydrogens respond and combine each others, and then Heliums are formed. Hydrogens and Heliums combine each others again and then they make silicon, manganese, iron …

Human Evolution: Crash Course Big History #6

Human Evolution: Crash Course Big History #6

Hi, I’m John Green. Welcome to Crash Course Big History Project where today we’re going to talk about the Planet of the Apes films. – What’s that? Apparently, those were not documentaries. But there was an evolutionary process that saw primates move out of East Africa and transform the earth into an actual planet of …