Tag Archives: education

How Did Ebola Evolve to Affect Humans? | Through the Wormhole with Morgan Freeman

Ebola is the infection of our nightmares. How do deadly viruses like ebola evolve to affect humans? Currently the Ebola virus has killed 500+ in West Africa. Advertisements

Watch A History of Britain – Documentary

Thank you to my friend David for showing me this great documentary, hope that you enjoy it as well. Beginnings – Covering the period 3100 BC1000 AD. Simon Schama starts his story in the Stone Age village of Skara Brae, Orkney. Over the next four thousand years Romans, Anglo-Saxons, Vikings, Danes, and Christian missionaries arrive, […]

Watch the Full Malala Yousafzai UN Education Speech

Pakistani schoolgirl Malala Yousafzai has addressed the United Nations as part of her campaign to ensure free compulsory education for every child. She marked her 16th birthday by delivering the speech on Friday at the UN headquarters in New York. Taliban gunmen shot Malala on her school bus last October following her campaign for girls’ […]

Climate Change Timelapse: Earth Morphing Before Our Eyes

The world is changing before our eyes. See Earth in transition, as viewed from space, with images courtesy of the Landsat mission and NASA’s Scientific Visualization Studio. Feel free to cry over what’s lost as well as what’s gained. These images provide a powerful snapshot of a planet that’s rapidly being shaped by both natural […]

TED Talks: Kakenya Ntaiya: A girl who demanded school

Kakenya Ntaiya made a deal with her father: She would undergo the traditional Maasai rite of passage of female circumcision if he would let her go to high school. Ntaiya tells the fearless story of continuing on to college, and of working with her village elders to build a school for girls in her community. […]

DIY: How To Make a 3 Penny Battery

Is there free energy hidden inside your pocket change? Hack pennies into make-shift batteries that can drive small current devices like LED’s and calculators. – Check out more from Grant Thompson on the King of Random or his Youtube channel.

Full Length Science Documentaries

If you are interested in science you might like these interesting documentaries. I have updated the list, and even added some NOVA Science episodes. Will also try to add your suggestions to the list. Follow me on Redux, Twitter, Facebook, Stumbleupon, Tumblr, or Google+. 1. Are We Alone in the Universe 48:30 mins. long- Discusses […]