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Gross Science -- YouTube Videos

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Gross Science shows a bunch of YouTube videos showing the "Bizarre stories from the slimy, smelly, creepy world of science..."

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Animal Survival Skills: Poison Edition

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VideoSift shared a 3.5 minutes educational and gross/disgusting YouTube video showing "Animal Survival Skills: Poison Edition -- We can purge our stomachs by vomiting when we consume something that our body thinks might be harmful, but what about animals that can't? ..."

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Catnip: Egress To Oblivion? -- A video parody.

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Code_echo mentioned a seven/7 minutes YouTube video showing "CATNIP: EGRESS TO OBLIVION? ... Catnip is all the rage with today's modern feline, but do we really understand it? This film frankly discusses the facts about this controversial substance..."

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Gym Wildlife

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VideoSift shared a funny ~6.25 minutes YouTube video parody on "The Gym -- Millions of homo sapiens frequent this urban wilderness. Today we will take a look into this strange place and show you the gym like you've never seen it before..."

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This Is Not A Pine Tree

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VideoSift shared an about 2.5 minutes YouTube video on "This Is Not A Pine Tree ...

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Why Cats Sprint Out of the Room for No Apparent Reason

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VideoSift shared a funny six/6 minutes YouTube video showing "BAHFest West 2014 - Catherine Hofler: Why Cats Sprint Out of the Room for No Apparent Reason

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SCIENCE WARS - Acapella Parody

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VideoSift shared an about 3.5 minutes musical YouTube video showing combining acapella tunes, Star Wars, and science -- "SCIENCE WARS - Acapella Parody: Welcome to Science WARS!

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Cartoon Laws of Physics

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Sconeu's /. comment shared an almost 13/thirteen years old Cartoon Laws of Physics showing the 15/fifteen classic/old? cartoon laws.

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Life looks really different through a Magnetic Resonance Imaging (MRI) machine.

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VideoSift shared an one minute and 22 seconds musical YouTube video showing "life looks really different through a MRI machine" and "... 'sees' inside the body by mapping the position of water molecules, which exist at different densities in different types of tissue. Watch the video above for a sample of some impressive MRI images of the human body in action."

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Why modern phones are so awful -- Don't Hate the Phone Call, Hate the Phone

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The Atlantic's long article is titled "Don't Hate the Phone Call, Hate the Phone" on how "Our telephone habits have changed, but so have the infrastructure and design of the handset.

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Rover's-Eye View of Marathon on Mars

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Boing Boing shared an over eight/8 minutes YouTube video showing a timelapsed "Rover's-Eye View of Marathon on Mars -- "Road trip! This compilation of images from hazard-avoidance cameras on NASA's Mars Exploration Rover Opportunity between January 2004 and April 2015 shows the rover's-eye-view of the Martian marathon covering 26.2 miles(42.2 kilometers) from its landing location. A map of the rover's path is on the right."

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(4/Four)th of July Downer: Fireworks Cause Spike in Air Pollution

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Live Science reported that "Fourth of July Downer: Fireworks Cause Spike in Air Pollution -- Fireworks are a beloved tradition of the Fourth of July, but the colorful displays also bring a spike in air pollution, a new study shows..."

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Riding Dirty: The Science of Cars and Rap Lyrics

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Boing Boing shared a Medium article on "Riding Dirty: The Science of Cars and Rap Lyrics -- What’s the most popular ride in hip-hop?

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Why Do Paper Cuts Hurt So Much?

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VideoSift shared a two/2 minutes educational YouTube video titled "Why Do Paper Cuts Hurt So Much? - Instant Egghead #25 -- Some of the most infuriating and stabbing pain is caused by nothing but a thin sheet of paper...

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Pigeons are gross. They're also wildly underrated. | Observatory #6

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VideoSift shared a four/4 minutes and 53 seconds YouTube video that "... will change the way you look at pigeons."

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The First Men on the Moon -- Experience the Apollo 11 Lunar Landing ...

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Pxsloot mentioned "The First Men on the Moon -- Experience the Apollo 11 Lunar Landing -- 45 years ago, the entire nation watched as three men explored the unknown.

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Compact Disc (CD) Shattering at 170,000 Frame Per Second (FPS) at 23,000 Revolutions Per Minute (RPM)

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VideoSift shared an over 8.5 minutes The Slow Mo Guys's YouTube video showing a compact disc (CD) shattering at 170,000 frames per second (FPS)!

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Magnetic Resonance Imaging (MRI)s show our brains shutting down when we see security prompts...

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Ars Technica reported that "Magnetic Resonance Imaging (MRIs) show our brains shutting down when we see security prompts. This is your brain after repeated security warnings. Any questions?

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EngineerGuy (Bill Hammack)'s YouTube Videos on Engineered Stuff.

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EngineerGuy (Bill Hammack)'s YouTube video channel shows "the engineering details of all the stuff you wanna know about" and "explores the world of engineering".

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Ten/10 Disgusting Facts About The Human Body

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VideoSift shared a two/2 minutes and 52 seconds musical YouTube video showing the Ten/"10 Disgusting Facts About The Human Body -- We've all got a body, now find out just how disgusting it can be, by reading 10 disgusting facts about the human body.

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