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How to avoid G-LOC in a Centrifuge with the RAF and Rolls-Royce | STARRSHIP
How to avoid G-LOC in a Centrifuge with the RAF and Rolls-Royce | STARRSHIP STARRSHIP
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We’ve seen Tom Scott pass out from high levels of g forces. Jen and Marcus from Rolls-Royce and the Royal Air Force show u...
Why Britain Uses Separate Hot and Cold Taps
Why Britain Uses Separate Hot and Cold Taps Tom Scott
7 years síðan
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http://tomscott.com - @tomscott - Why don't we use mixer taps? I've talked about the British plug before, and how it's a w...
Why Helsinki's Library Robots Aren't Important
Why Helsinki's Library Robots Aren't Important Tom Scott
2 years síðan
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Oodi, the new Helsinki Library, has robots to help reshelve books. They get a lot of press attention. But they're not the ...
Testing A Zip Line That Goes Round Corners
Testing A Zip Line That Goes Round Corners Tom Scott
2 years síðan
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If you invent a new theme park or amusement ride, how do you test it to make sure it's safe? There's no Federal Bureau of ...
Help, My Fusion Reactor's Making A Weird Noise
Help, My Fusion Reactor's Making A Weird Noise Tom Scott
5 years síðan
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At the JET reactor at Culham Centre for Fusion Energy -- http://ccfe.ac.uk -- I talk to the engineers about fusion power, ...
I Got To See And Hold My Brain
I Got To See And Hold My Brain Tom Scott
3 years síðan
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Subscribe to Neuro Transmissions! https://www.youtube.com/user/neurotransmissions or start with their video on how to trai...
Mele Kalikimaka: Why You Can't Say
Mele Kalikimaka: Why You Can't Say "Christmas" in Hawaiian Tom Scott
8 years síðan
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http://tomscott.com - @tomscott - It's not that Hawaiian has a completely different word for Christmas -- it's just that K...
Long and Short Words: Language Typology
Long and Short Words: Language Typology Tom Scott
6 years síðan
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Some languages have longer words than others -- but that's not just a simple choice. There's a lot of different ways to mi...
The Artificial Intelligence That Deleted A Century
The Artificial Intelligence That Deleted A Century Tom Scott
3 years síðan
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In the last week of December, 2028, humanity forgot about more than a century of pop culture. You've probably never though...
I'm Not A Robot ✅
I'm Not A Robot ✅ Tom Scott
2 years síðan
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What those boxes are for, and why you might not have to click them soon. • Sponsored by Dashlane —try 30 days for free at:...
Tom Scott: Things You Might Not Know | Behind Field Day
Tom Scott: Things You Might Not Know | Behind Field Day Field Day
6 years síðan
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The Grand Canyon seen from space
The Grand Canyon seen from space sentintospace
2 years síðan
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We launched a stratospheric balloon flight into the stratosphere from the Grand Canyon National Park, Arizona to capture t...
The Image That Can Break Your Brain
The Image That Can Break Your Brain Tom Scott
8 years síðan
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http://tomscott.com - @tomscott - Things that can hurt you just by looking at them are science fiction and fantasy, right?...
See-Through Space Shuttle (with Tom Scott) - Objectivity #197
See-Through Space Shuttle (with Tom Scott) - Objectivity #197 Objectivity
2 years síðan
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Special guest presenter Tom Scott shows us some awesome space shuttle artifacts at The U.S. Space & Rocket Center in Hunts...
Keeping Aircraft Safe without Radar: The North Atlantic Tracks
Keeping Aircraft Safe without Radar: The North Atlantic Tracks Tom Scott
3 years síðan
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Over the North Atlantic, there's no radar coverage: so how do air traffic controllers keep planes safe? The answer, at lea...
Why Wuppertal's Suspended Monorail Wasn't The Future Of Travel
Why Wuppertal's Suspended Monorail Wasn't The Future Of Travel Tom Scott
6 years síðan
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In Wuppertal, Germany, there's the Schwebebahn: a suspended monorail that carries 80,000 people a day above the streets of...
Why Can't Adults Learn Languages Like Children?
Why Can't Adults Learn Languages Like Children? Tom Scott
6 years síðan
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Kids learn languages really easily, don't they? There's this thing in your brain that just works it out -- but it switches...
VIDCON 2019 Day 1 - Bonus Video
VIDCON 2019 Day 1 - Bonus Video Oddity Odysseys
2 years síðan
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First timers at Vidcon. We had to check it out. Coming back tomorrow. Hope to see some of you all there!
The Zip Line Across Time Zones
The Zip Line Across Time Zones Tom Scott
5 years síðan
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In Sanlúcar de Guadiana, in Spain, there's a zip line called Límite Zero: the only cross-border zip wire in the world, lan...
Lateral: Game 2 with Geoff Marshall, Vicki Pipe, LDShadowLady and Smallishbeans
Lateral: Game 2 with Geoff Marshall, Vicki Pipe, LDShadowLady and Smallishbeans Tom Scott
3 years síðan
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The second game! With new questions, new teams, and a brief snippet of music. Pull down the description for links to every...
How The 90s VHS Look Works
How The 90s VHS Look Works Tom Scott
3 years síðan
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90s VHS video filters are in fashion right now, and most producers are using the same filter as everyone else. Why does th...
Why You Shouldn't Tell People About Your Goals - College Info Geek
Why You Shouldn't Tell People About Your Goals - College Info Geek Thomas Frank
5 years síðan
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This partly a video I've wanted to make for a long time, and partly a response to Tom Scott's recent video "Why You Should...
Colin Furze's Jet Ski Whale
Colin Furze's Jet Ski Whale Fast, Furious & Funny
4 years síðan
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In the heart of London, the Gadget Geeks invite members of the public to come and hear their latest gadget ideas. Coming i...
Why My Teenage Code Was Terrible: Sorting Algorithms and Big O Notation
Why My Teenage Code Was Terrible: Sorting Algorithms and Big O Notation Tom Scott
2 years síðan
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When I was a teenager, I wrote some terrible code. Here's why. • Sponsored by Dashlane — for free on your first device @ ...
Let's Talk About Names. In Iceland.
Let's Talk About Names. In Iceland. Tom Scott
8 years síðan
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http://tomscott.com - @tomscott - If I were in Iceland, I'd have a different name: and not only that, but the Icelandic go...