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The Animated History of Video Games

The Animated History of Video Games

Whether you’re a businessman, a doctor, a rebel teenager or a 30 year old geek who spends an unusually long time in the basement Everyone’s already played some form of a digital game. Gaming’s travelled a long way before becoming a cornerstone of modern entertainment. Our story begins in 1940, when Dr. Edward Uhler Condon …

War & Human Nature: Crash Course World History 204

War & Human Nature: Crash Course World History 204

Hi, I’m John Green, this is Crash Course World History, and today we’re going to respond to your many requests and talk about a controversial subject: War. So here at Crash Course we’re really not that into the history of war, partly because we feel it’s been discussed well elsewhere and partly because we haven’t …

Neanderthals 101 | National Geographic

Neanderthals 101 | National Geographic

– [Narrator] Neanderthals are often depicted as brutish cave men, but science shows that our early ancestors were actually quite advanced. Neanderthals, or homo neanderthalensis, are our closest relatives in the human family tree. The species lived from about 400,000 to 40,000 years ago and inhabited an area that stretched as far was as Europe’s …

Beyond Today — Enemies of Evolution

Beyond Today — Enemies of Evolution

[Steve Myers] There are certainly enemies of evolution that are out there. Do you know one of the biggest? Science. It’s been 160 years since Darwin’s “On the Origin of Species.” Now that’s what gave us the concept of macroevolution. Well what’s been the result? Well for a long time it has been taught in …

Human Origins 101 | National Geographic

– [Narrator] Millions of years before industry, agriculture and civilization the world stage was set for one creature’s unprecedented rise. The story of humanity’s evolution began about seven million years ago when the human lineage broke away from that of chimpanzees. Over time an ensemble cast of over 20 early humans species or hominins came …

Dinosaurs 101 | National Geographic

Dinosaurs 101 | National Geographic

(dramatic music) (roaring) – [Narrator] Probably no other creatures on the planet have struck as much fear and awe in our hearts as the dinosaurs. (roaring) The earliest dinosaurs appeared about 245 million years ago during the Triassic Period. When most of the Earth’s landmasses were still joined together as the super continent Pangaea. Over …

History of The Universe in 13,799 Dominoes

History of The Universe in 13,799 Dominoes

this is the last domino after spending four days setting them up now this this video is going to be a metaphor for time a metaphor for the entire history of the universe using one Domino for every million years now on that time scale we need a lot of Domino’s specifically we need thirteen …