The Surprising Origin Of A Color Darker Than Vantablack

Believe it or not, this is a diamond. And the reason you can’t see it is because it’s covered with the darkest color on Earth. In fact, this material is so dark that it captures at least 99.995% of incoming visible light. But why is it covering a $2 million diamond? And how was it…

ACT Test Taking Strategies – ACT Tips – Brightstorm ACT Prep

So before we drive in to ACT test taking strategies, guys I have a dating tip for you. If there’s a girl you want to impress, here’s what you need to do; cook for her, women love this really. But here’s the thing, you want to cook for her? You want to look confident? You…

What Happens When You Freeze To Death?

Humans don’t have fur like many of our ancestors, but our bodies still have the ability to adapt to cold weather. However, when pushed these mechanisms can fail leading to an extreme breakdown. So, what actually happens to your body and brain when you freeze to death? Hypothermia occurs when the core body temperature drops…

Measles advice for health professionals

– [Voice over] Measles remains a serious risk to Australians, especially when travelling overseas. – Before the days where we had high coverage with vaccination, there were over two million deaths every year. And last year alone, there were over 100,000 people that died due to measles, mainly young children. – [Voice over] This is…

How Seeker Will Collect The Most Extensive Data Set of the Pacific Ocean | The Swim

THIS IS THE ACCOMPLISHED LONG-DISTANCE SWIMMER, BEN LECOMTE, JUST A FEW DAYS INTO THE MOST GRUELING AND EXCITING SWIM OF HIS LIFE. FOR EIGHT HOURS A DAY, BEN IS CHIPPING AWAY AT MORE THAN 5,000 MILES OF PACIFIC OCEAN THAT LIE AHEAD OF HIM. HIS TRANS-PACIFIC SWIM IS NOT ONLY MOTIVATED BY ADVENTURE BUT ALSO…

What Happens To Your Body During A Hangover

Ugh, your head hurts, you’re nauseated, you’re achy, and you are certainly never drinking again. The only thought running through your foggy mind is, “Why are hangovers the absolute worst?” Let’s go back to last night. As you down that cocktail, alcohol migrates through your GI tract to your liver, where enzymes break it down.…

The Mysterious Case Of Nasa’s Missing $1.1 Billion Moon Lander | Beyond Earth

NASA has released photos, videos, and audio recordings of its Apollo missions. CapCom: We copy you down, Eagle. Narrator: So there’s little left about these missions that we don’t already know, except for one mystery that’s been hiding in plain sight for decades: One of NASA’s Apollo lunar modules may be missing. That’s right, missing.…

The Truth About Vinyl – Vinyl vs. Digital

The humble disc record is not often properly recognized for the impact its development had on the modern world. On the face of it, these records are just consumer products that allow music to be sold to the masses, a concept that itself only reached the mass market about 100 years ago. The truth is…