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How obsessive artists colorize old photos

How obsessive artists colorize old photos

You might have seen some of these colorized photos on the internet. Mark Twain, Amelia Earhart, a young Charlie Chaplin. It’s incredible how normal these people look because they’re no longer in black and white. Like they’re someone you could pass by on the street and not someone unreachable or from another time. What I …

Newton and Leibniz: Crash Course History of Science #17

Newton and Leibniz: Crash Course History of Science #17

The standard story of the Scientific Revolution culminates with the long life of one man: Sir Isaac Newton—a humble servant of the Royal Mint, two-time parliamentarian, and a scientific titan whose name, along with Einstein’s, is synonymous with physics today. But there was also another Isaac Newton. I mean, it was the same guy, but …

Richard Feynman, The Great Explainer: Great Minds

Richard Feynman, The Great Explainer: Great Minds

We’ve talked a lot about great scientists on this show: people who solved mysteries that have been stumping lesser smarty-pants for centuries. Some of them even answered questions nobody had ever thought to ask before. But a lot of great minds have not been great explainers. Richard Feynman, the American physicist, most famous for pioneering …

Spirit Science 12 ~ The Hidden Human History Movie

Spirit Science 12 ~ The Hidden Human History Movie

over the last few thousand years we have warped our own history our stories of the past have been changed altered mistranslated and completely been misunderstood as we rounded the curve on the precession of the equinoxes modern views of our history account for many things but completely dismissed many very important pieces in the …

How to do visual (formal) analysis in art history

How to do visual (formal) analysis in art history

– [Steven] We’re in the National Gallery in London, standing in front of Giovanni Bellini’s the Madonna of the Meadow. This is a Renaissance painting from Venice. But we wanted to talk about it, as a vehicle to highlight the tools of visual analysis. – [Beth] So here’s what we’re not gonna talk about. We’re …

How Microwaving Grapes Makes Plasma

How Microwaving Grapes Makes Plasma

almost eight years ago when this channel was fresh and before I had gray hairs in my beard in fact before I had a beard I made a video showing that if you take a grape and cut it almost completely in half and put it in the microwave you can make some plasma but …