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Leonardo da Vinci: How accurate were his anatomy drawings?

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BBC News, with a 2.5 minutes embedded video, answer how accurate were Leonardo da Vinci's anatomy drawings -- "During his lifetime, Leonardo made thousands of pages of notes and drawings on the human body.

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Seven/7 Downsides to Being Left-Handed

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Neatorama shares a Mental Floss/mental_floss blog shows the "seven/7 downsides to being left-handed -- The world has been out to get lefties for thousands of years. And while we no longer force 10% of the population to learn to write with their right hand or burn them at the stake as witches, the odds still aren’t stacked in their favor..."

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Sex Determination: More Complicated Than You Thought.

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VideoSift shares an educational 5.75 minutes TEDEducation YouTube video showing "Sex Determination: More Complicated Than You Thought -- From something as small and complex as a chromosome to something as seemingly simple as the weather, sex determination systems vary significantly across the animal kingdom.

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Ten/10 Things You Probably Didn’t Know About Sloths.

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I Can Has Cheez Burger shares TheFW article, with embedded Flash videos

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Did you know the sun's color is white?

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Color of the Sun: White

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Dark Roasted Blend shares an Universe Today article on the "color of the Sun -- In popular culture, the Sun is yellow. But did you know that the color of the Sun is actually white? ..."

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Ten/10 Misconceptions Debunked

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VideoSift shares a three minutes and 59 seconds YouTube video

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The Science Behind Bursting Water Balloons

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Neatorama shares a three minutes and five seconds silent YouTube video, with lots of texts -- "The impact and rupture of water-filled balloons

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Nerd Nite Presentations On Various Topics/Subjects

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Vimeo has many long Nerd Nite presentation recordings from four cities (Austin, Madison, San Francisco, and Seattle)

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Paleogeographic Views of Earth's History: Earth Million Years From The Past, Now, and Future.

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VideoSift shares a three minutes and 19 seconds musical YouTube video showing Earth million years from the past, now, and future

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Deafness in Disguise

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Deafness in Disguise shows the "concealed hearing devices of the 19th and 20th centuries" with details, marketings, images, timeline, books, etc.

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Mars Rover Spirit's Entire Journey on Mars - Time Lapse

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The Daily What Geeks share a musical 2.75 minutes YouTube video showing a timelapse of Mars Rover Spirit's entire journey on Mars...

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20 Things You Didn't Know About... Fire

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Neatorama shares a Discover Magazine article on "20 Things You Didn't Know About... Fire

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The History Channel Documentary: Weird Warfare

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WarThinkTank's YouTube channel shares an one hour, 27 minutes, and 24 seconds YouTube video showing History Channel's documentary titled "Weird Warfare" -- "... An in-depth look is taken into history's most bizarre weapons of war, such as pigeon-guided missiles, an aircraft carrier made of ice, trained poisonous mosquitoes, incendiary bats, a plan to alter Hitler's gender and much more."

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Slinky Drop Answers: How does a slinky fall when extended by its own weight and then released?

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VideoSift shares a 3.5 minutes YouTube video showing the answer to "how does a slinky fall when extended by its own weight and then released? We discover the surprising answer using a slow motion camera that records 300 frames per second."

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Myth Punchers -- MythBusters Spoofs/Parodies

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VideoSift shares a funny four minutes and 26 seconds YouTube video spoof/parody of MythBusters titled "Zombie Bite Myth" -- "Can you get turned into a zombie from just one bite? Aaron, Matt, and Kandi use science to find out in this episode of Myth Punchers."

There is also another episode titled "Time Travel Myth"

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How Smart Are Animals? - Nova ScienceNOW Episode/Documentary

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EducatedEarth shares a 53 minutes and 29 seconds four parts YouTube video playlist of a Nova ScienceNOW episode on "How Smart Are Animals?" -- "Would you care to match wits with a dog, an octopus, a dolphin, or a parrot? ...

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