What makes Ebola so dangerous? How can a virus overwhelm the very complex defense system of the body so quickly and so effectively? Let’s take a look at what Ebola does. (Theme music) Ebola is a virus. A virus is a very small thing. A bit of RNA or DNA… Continue Reading The Ebola Virus Explained — How Your Body Fights For Survival
Every second of your life, you are under attack. Billions of bacteria, viruses, and fungi are trying to make you their home. So our bodies have developed a super complex little army with guards, soldiers, intelligence, weapons factories, and communicators to protect you from…well…dying For this video, let’s assume the… Continue Reading The Immune System Explained I – Bacteria Infection
The effects of exposure to space differ greatly depending on which movie you’re watching. Some people freeze instantly… …some swell and their eyes pop out… …some simply suffocate… …and some outright explode… …but they’re all in the same ‘space’, so who’s getting it wrong? I’m Stu, this Debunked, and we’re… Continue Reading What Happens When Your Body Is Exposed To Space? Myths Debunked
– [Narrator] As the Hollywood cliché goes, post-coital, some of us sit back against the headboard, proud of our accomplishment at gratifying our lover, spouse, or one-night stand, and then light up a cigarette. How was it for you? Good enough, you surmise, as you take a well-earned drag. Or… Continue Reading What Happens to Your Body While You Are Having Sex?
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This video was made possible by WIX. If you’re ready to create a website, head over to wix.com/go/infographics to try out one of their premium plans right now. No pain no gain, so they say. And on that note we’re back again for the third time in this series as… Continue Reading Most Painful Things A Human Can Experience #3
Your Body is Amazing did you know that laid end to end the Airways in your lungs spanned 2,400 Kilometers in Length Which Is a quarter of the length of the great Wall of China Or that the Nails on your Dominant Hand Grow Slightly Faster Hear my Voice Thank… Continue Reading Your Body Is Amazing Pt. 2
Life is fundamentally different from dead stuff—or is it? Physicist Erwin Schrödinger defined life this way: Living things avoid decay into disorder and equilibrium. What does this mean? Let’s pretend that your download folder is the universe. It started orderly and got more and more chaotic over time. By investing… Continue Reading What Is Life? Is Death Real?