Where Did the World’s Brightest Gemstones Get Their Color?
In this TED-Ed video, Jeff Dekofsky teaches us how gemstones are formed and where the most beautiful ones get their color
What Makes Us Hungry For Dessert Even After a Heavy Meal?
Even after a big meal, we always seem to have a little space for dessert. Here’s how our bodies do that and why it helps us!
How Would a Cuttlefish Camouflage When In a Living Room?
Ever-so-charming Richard Hammond challenges the miracle of nature that is the camouflaging cuttlefish with a unique situation.
Experience the Strangest Rare Natural Phenomena of the Sky
The Earth experiences many strange phenomenons that can affect the sky and the clouds, each of which has a scientific explanation
Ever Wondered How the Iconic Beer Guinness Got Its Name?
Take an inside look at some of the wild adventures and interesting anecdotes that created 7 of the best liquor brands in the world.
Ever Wondered How and Why Whales Sing? Well Wonder No More
In this fantastically animated TED-Ed video, Stephanie Sardelis decodes the evocative melodies composed by whales.
12 Surprising Mysteries That Have Left Scientists Baffled
Science is so powerful at explaining the world around us. But it can't explain these weird 12 mysteries. You deserve a Nobel prize if you crack these!
Why Do People In Big Cities Walk FASTER?
It's been proven that people who live in big, densely populated cities tend to walk faster than those who live in smaller towns. The question is why?
Do You Like the Smell of Rain? This Is Why
One of the best things about rain and thunderstorms is that clean fresh smell afterward. But what actually causes that distinct scent?
Not all Viruses Are Bad, Some Are Actually Necessary
Some viruses are beneficial to humans. In fact, they are an inseparable part of human anatomy and have even shaped the evolution of humanity!
What Species Is the Oldest on Earth? You’ll Be Surprised
You'd be surprised to find out how far back some species go, including humans...
Why Do We Sometimes Hallucinate? Find Out Here!
In this informative TED-Ed video, Elizabeth Cox details the science of hallucinations.
Ever Wondered How Hormones Work? Well, Wonder No More!
Ever wondered how hormones work? Well, wonder no more as this informative TED-Ed video explains all!
This is the History of Our World in Just 18 Minutes
Using a series of stunning illustrations, David Christian, in a riveting 18 minutes, narrates a complete history of the universe. Take a look!
Why Do Animals Play Dead? Some Surprising Answers!
Ever wondered why animals play dead? If so, you're in for a treat as all is revealed in this informative TED-Ed video.
This Fascinating Video Explores the Origins of Mankind...
This video will explain exactly what our prehistoric ancestors used to get up to. Fascinating!
Why Did We Start Going to the Beach For Fun?
Did you know that going to the beach for recreation is a relatively new invention? For most of human history, the concept simply did not exist...
Expand Your Knowledge with These Intriguing Facts
They say those who keep learning stay young. So if you're a keen learner, check out these fascinating facts about history, nature, and a variety of other topics!
What Are the Odds?! - 20 Creepy Historical Coincidences
These are some of the creepiest, and most spine-chilling coincidental occurrences in history...
Is It Possible to Power the Whole World with Just WIND?
IS it possible to create a world powered entirely by the wind? In this fascinating video, you will take a deep dive into the science of wind turbine technology...
Hammerhead Sharks - Eevolution's Strangest Turn
Around 20 million years ago evolution introduced hammerhead sharks. Why did evolution make such a surprising turn and what makes these sharks so uniqe?
The Fascinating Origins of 11 Lovely Flower Names
There is no better time than spring to dive headfirst into the fascinating world of flower name etymologies! Here are the origins of the names of 11 lovely flowers.
Studying Dolphins May Be Key to Advancing Medicine
Scientists have noticed a strange behavior in red sea dolphins, and they believe this is a form of self-medication. Learn why this discovery is so important.
The Real Reasons For the Extinction of Dodo Birds
Were dodo birds really hunted to extinction? this video, which offers some fresh insights into the reason for the species’ demise.
This Precious Substance Is Like Nothing Else on Earth
Amber scientists discover the inner workings of the ancient world. This video reveals why this unique substance is so incredibly valuable.
Are These Extremely Rare Natural Phenomena Even Real?
Have you ever seen the physical edge of a rainstorm? What about a fire tornado? There is a reason why these natural phenomena are so rare...