Tag: explainer

Nov 18, 2018

Deconstructing John Coltrane’s Seminal Jazz Song “Giant Steps”

Deconstructing John Coltrane’s Seminal Jazz Song “Giant Steps”

This gave me a greater appreciation for jazz and music theory

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Nov 12, 2018

Why It’s Almost Impossible to Skip a Stone 89 Times

Why It’s Almost Impossible to Skip a Stone 89 Times

Kurt Steiner set the world record for skipping stones with a remarkable 88 skips

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Oct 29, 2018

Some of the Largest Known Stars Compared to a Tennis Ball-Sized Earth

Some of the Largest Known Stars Compared to a Tennis Ball-Sized Earth

If The Earth were shrunk down to the size of a tennis ball, how big would the universe be?

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Oct 23, 2018

Former CIA Chief of Disguise Explains How Spies Use Disguises

Former CIA Chief of Disguise Explains How Spies Use Disguises

Jonna Mendez, explains how disguises are used in the CIA, and what aspects to the deception make for an effective disguise

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Oct 18, 2018

What If Educational Videos Were Filmed Like Music Videos?

What If Educational Videos Were Filmed Like Music Videos?

There’s a reason music videos look strange

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Oct 11, 2018

The Behind-the-Scenes Choreography of this One-Shot Take is Incredible

The Behind-the-Scenes Choreography of this One-Shot Take is Incredible

This will give you an appreciation for the art of filmmaking

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Oct 1, 2018

Why Meat is the Best Worst Thing in the World

Why Meat is the Best Worst Thing in the World

Meat is a complicated issue. But also a delicious one. Kurzgesagt discusses it in a refreshingly informative and unbiased manner. Bon Appétit.

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