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What are some good youtube channels that deal with science?

I'm looking for either science news or explanations of things in science or discussions. I don't want sort of trivia type explanations like "why does a pan show rainbow colors after washing."

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Blast! I was just about to link my "String's Pulled-Out-Of-My-Arse-and Evidence-Free Lectures On Things you Didn't Want to Know But I Think You Should" channel. :D

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There are many, includng SciShow and Phisics Girl for a variety of quick explanations. At the other end of the spectrum, many universities have recorded lectures by professors, for example Leonard Susskind of Stanford. For science news, a site like Phys.org or another is good. You can check youtube once you have a subject you want to investigate; though, there is not a formula for research, except be persistent.

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Physics Girl, Veritasium, MinutePhysics, SmarterEveryDay, The Slow Mo Guys, It's Okay To Be Smart.

 

 

 

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All of the above plus DNews, AsapScience, and Mental Floss; however, none of these channels are adequate substitutes for your independent investigation and study of all the available peer-reviewed evidence and published research covering your topic of interest.

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All of the above plus DNews, AsapScience, and Mental Floss; however, none of these channels are adequate substitutes for your independent investigation and study of all the available peer-reviewed evidence and published research covering your topic of interest.

I like this. :)

 

Also Bite Sized Psyche is a one of my top 3 science channels. Nice compressed psychological studies and observations summarized nicely.

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Add another one. I just discovered Animalogic, very entertaining. Never heard of the Mane Wolf until today.

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Hello, I wanna share some YouTube channels to learn Sciences:

 

It's Okay To Be Smart
Awesom daily life science from Joe Hanson
Scientific American
Official YouTube Channel of Scientific American
MinuteEarth
Science and stories about our awesome planet!
Computerphile
Videos all about computers and computer stuff. Sister channel of Numberphile.
SciShow
SciShow explores the unexpected. Seven days a week
Hope this will help you.

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[Link removed] This is my channel on science, but I'm just starting out so please support me if you can and interested in subjects that I discuss. thank you in advance

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Channels like, "It's Okay To Be Smart" and "Physics Girl" are usually humorous and hard to take seriously. I would not recommend them if you want a serious lecture. Channels like Fermilab and Veritasium are good for more complicated lectures and in-depth explanations of concepts rather than quick overviews of them. Other than that, I am looking for interesting channels that go into depth myself. If you have any suggestions, please reply to this comment with your favorite science channels.

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Maybe better to put a link to spec savers instead!

On 12/12/2018 at 6:00 PM, CharonY said:
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Even though this is in the Lounge, I'm going to request that first-time posters stay away. If you are joining just to advertise your YouTube Channel, your links will be removed. We are not here to advertise for you.

 

IOW, you can link to other peoples' youtube channels. If you're new, we aren't going to bother verifying if there's a question about who owns it. We will just disappear the post

 

Not sure if I still count as new but- 

  • Asteron x ( a bit far fetched though I think! )
  • Curious Droid
  • John Michael Godier
  • PBS space time/eons
  • Web of stories-life stories of remarkable people ( Gell-Mann, Teller, Dyson), I find the history of science just as important and fascinating.
  • and about a million more, I found my favourite ones by accident.

 

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Some more....

  • how the universe works (live docs)
  • Khan academy/Medicine  (educational)
  • International Center for Theoretical Sciences (lectures)
  • World Science festival (debates, lectures, videos- the brain, robotics, everything really)
  • Numberphile (numbers)

Ones above are abit for the layman, these are a lot more informative.

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One of my favs which hasn't been mentioned is Isaac Arthur.

 

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Don't watch many.
But of those I have watched, the PBS Digital Series stand out.
They are 'professional' in production as well as content, and not as 'dry' as a lecture.
They manage to keep my interest even on topics I'm sufficiently familiar with.

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