Your Liver and Kidneys Are Good Enough, Put Down the Detox Tea

Thanks to the Great Courses Plus for supporting PBS Digital Studios. Are you feeling tired, rundown and overall just bloated? Well, when was the last time you cleansed your body of things like acetaldehyde and bilirubin? What you need is a Detox product. I’m not talking about one of those Continue Reading

Candy Corn Made from Corn? | How to Make Everything

This episode is sponsored by Squarespace. It’s thanks to their support that our videos like this and more are possible We just launched our new website on Squarespace I’m really impressed You can check out the link in the description if you need a website yourself get 10% off by Continue Reading

A plan to recycle the unrecyclable | Ashton Cofer

It was just an ordinary Saturday. My dad was outside mowing the lawn, my mom was upstairs folding laundry, my sister was in her room doing homework and I was in the basement playing video games. And as I came upstairs to get something to drink, I looked out the Continue Reading


What I usually think about when I think about diversity in the soil is actively aerated compost teas, but before we get to that as a bigger topic, I just want to remind people and talk about the idea of facultative anaerobes. Which are basically things that can operate in Continue Reading

Liquid Nitrogen and the Tea Kettle Mystery

Frostbite Theater presents… Cold Cuts! No baloney! Just science! Okay, it’s not that hot, not that cold. It’s sort of room temperature metal, so it’s kind of cool. Pretend I’m at home. I’m at home, my radio is broken. No music. The only music I can get is if this Continue Reading

What’s inside a Yeti Cup?

– Oh boy! (water steaming) Oh boy! (metallic grinding) – Welcome back, What’s Inside. I’m Linc and this is dad, and today we’re gonna cut open some Yeti cups. – What week is this Lincoln? – Mug Week. – Mug week, and this is the end of mug week, ha. Continue Reading

How is coffee decaffeinated? | #aumsum

How is coffee decaffeinated? Using a vacuum cleaner. No. Coffee contains caffeine. Caffeine boosts our energy and keeps us focused for a short duration. However, caffeine can also cause headaches, nervousness, etc. Hence, decaffeinated coffee is a very good alternative. Now, there are various methods to decaffeinate coffee. One of Continue Reading

Planets, YouTube & alchemy: Astro Morning Tea with ICRAR

(pulsating whirring) – Welcome to Astro Morning Tea at ICRAR. I’m Greg. – And I’m Luke. – And we’re gonna be talking about fun science stuff. Let’s go over the first story, Luke? – Great. That’s a distinct lack of enthusiasm today, Greg. I’m curious, you’re usually more exciting. – Continue Reading

How Much Tea Would it Take to Turn the Boston Harbor into Tea?

On December 16, 1773, a bunch of protesters did a slightly more intense version of what I’m doing here. They chucked more than 340 chests full of tea, which would be about eighteen and a half million of these, into this harbor right here to protest tea taxes. You can Continue Reading