Tag: explainer

Jan 9, 2017

How Movie Effects Were Done in the Silent Film Era

How Movie Effects Were Done in the Silent Film Era

Back then, filmmakers had to be quite creative to pull off effects we might take for granted today

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Jan 7, 2017

Picture of the Day: Surface Tension

Picture of the Day: Surface Tension

“Do you have a minute to talk about your car insurance?”

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Dec 19, 2016

1+ Random Facts About Every Country in the World

1+ Random Facts About Every Country in the World

There are 195 countries in the world. Here are random facts about each one.

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Dec 14, 2016

How a Tablespoon of Olive Oil Destroys Half an Acre of Waves on this Lake

How a Tablespoon of Olive Oil Destroys Half an Acre of Waves on this Lake

“What The Physics?!” investigates how a tablespoon of olive oil destroys half an acre of waves on this lake

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Nov 30, 2016

Computer Color is Broken

Computer Color is Broken

Computer color is broken because (lazy) math

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Nov 30, 2016

How China is Changing Hollywood

How China is Changing Hollywood

Vox investigates how China is changing Hollywood more than you may have realized

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Nov 2, 2016

The Amazing Choreography Behind a 20 person, 2 Second, F1 Pit Stop

The Amazing Choreography Behind a 20 person, 2 Second, F1 Pit Stop

Don’t blink

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