Tag «Neuroscience»

Why do we sleep? | Russell Foster

Why do we sleep? | Russell Foster

What I’d like to do today is talk about one of my favorite subjects, and that is the neuroscience of sleep. Now, there is a sound — (Alarm clock) Ah, it worked! A sound that is desperately familiar to most of us, and of course it’s the sound of the alarm clock. And what that …

Juvenoia

Juvenoia

Hey, Vsauce. Michael here. Skeletons are scary and spooky, but you know what else is? Teenagers. Their attitude, the way they dress and the music they listen to. Can you even call it music? Pff, kids these days. But what are kids these days? What’s with all the concern and what’s a generation? Why do …

The Science of Astrology

The Science of Astrology

Today, I’m looking to the sky, but before I do don’t forget to subscribe to my channel if you want to learn more about that thing in your head, not that juicy rumor you heard about your best friend’s third-cousin’s-aunt’s-brother-in-law’s-best-friend’s-sister (you can tell me about that later), but the brain. With that said, today, on …

Is Anything Real?

Is Anything Real?

Hey, Vsauce. Michael here. Where are your fingers? Seriously. It’s a pretty easy question. You should be able to answer it. But how do you know? How does anyone know anything? You might say, well, I know where my fingers are. I’m looking right at them. Or, I can touch them, I can feel them, …