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Telepathy ‘IF’ We can read minds?

Hello welcome to if, today we talk about Oh you did not hear what this video is about. Well I guess you’re not telepathic? Or maybe my telepathic powers are not as strong as I thought. All joking aside telepathy has long been a staple of magic tricks and comic book heroes and villains. But …

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How to Read Barcodes

How to Read Barcodes

This video was made possible by Squarespace. Build your website for 10% off over at Squarespace.com/HAI. So, when you stop in a store and scan a soda, the beeper beams lasers and the barcode becomes numbers. This thing, though, isn’t free, no, because of these guys. But enough of that poetry poppycock. This is the …

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No, Phones Aren’t Giving Kids Horns, Seriously

No, Phones Aren’t Giving Kids Horns, Seriously

Thanks to CuriosityStream for supporting this episode! Go to CuriosityStream.com/SciShow to learn more. [♩INTRO] This week in science news, we are required to inform you that despite what you might have heard, kids these days are not growing literal horns on the back of their heads because of their cell phones. Yes. I am also …

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How To Stop Robocallers

How To Stop Robocallers

– [Narrator] Telemarketers have been around for decades. – [Man On Telephone] Long distance service. – Oh gee, I can’t talk right now. – But in the cell phone era, they’ve gotten a lot more advanced. Robocallers can automatically dial your number and human doesn’t even get involved until you pick up. For some of …

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How Do GPS Coordinates Work?

How Do GPS Coordinates Work?

Hey BrainStuff — I’m Jonathan Strickland. So, you’ve probably seen geographic coordinates like these before, maybe on a GPS device, or maybe scrawled in a mysterious note you found in the glove box of a rental car. But if you never knew exactly what they meant, fear not – it’s actually pretty simple, and we …

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Can Your Phone Hurt You?

Can Your Phone Hurt You?

What is going on Wavy Lyfe? So, there has been a lot of discussion on whether or not your phone can hurt you. So, today, we’re going to actually dive into the science behind whether or not your phone can hurt you and we’re going to show you an experiment. Ow, that kind of hurt. …

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