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Light Itself

2/16/2018
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How exactly does light work and do we all see it the same way?

Duration:00:53:01

Sexual Assault

2/9/2018
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Statistics dictate the number of people who experience sexual assault is staggering. Often times the act is committed by someone close to you. Of every 100 incidents of sexual assault, only 6 are reported to police.

Duration:01:12:28

The Doomsday Clock

2/2/2018
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What is it? It's not the famous song by the British metal band Iron Maiden. The Doomsday Clock is a design that warns the public about how close we are to destroying our world with dangerous technologies of our own making.

Duration:00:29:37

Cannabis

1/19/2018
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Learn about Cannabis' rich history, how it affects our minds and bodies at different ages, what the future holds for legalization, and how public perception has changed.

Duration:00:58:23

Fake News

1/12/2018
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Fake news is a type of yellow journalism or propaganda that consists of deliberate misinformation or hoaxes. Why do people fall for it? Science explains why.

Duration:01:16:43

Cryptocurrency

1/5/2018
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What is a cryptocurrency? Do you understand what Bitcoin is? This week we unpack how they work, compare them to how typical currency works, and question its stability and long-term viability.

Duration:00:41:26

Modern-Day Slavery

12/29/2017
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It's still happening today. Populations that are vulnerable to slavery often reside in countries where government is not stable or discrimination is prevalent.

Duration:00:45:38

Gene Therapy

12/22/2017
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A gene is the basic physical and functional unit of heredity. Genes, which are made up of DNA, act as instructions to make molecules called proteins. The Human Genome Project estimates humans have between 20,000 and 25,000 genes.

Duration:00:52:16

Propaganda

12/15/2017
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Edward Bernays was an Austrian-American pioneer in the field of public relations and propaganda, referred to in his obituary as "the father of public relations."

Duration:00:57:04

Crystals: What We Think We Know

12/8/2017
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Crystals have internal energy including some energy associated with molecular vibrations. Physicists have created the world's first time crystal. So how does this work?

Duration:00:36:40

Schizophrenia

12/1/2017
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With modern day science, psychology, and access to a wealth of information at our fingertips, why are there still so many misconceptions about what schizophrenia is?

Duration:00:43:08

Narcissism

11/24/2017
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What is Narcissism, narcissistic behaviour, and what qualities does one need possess to qualify for it?

Duration:01:00:15

Charities

11/17/2017
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What makes a good or bad charity and how do they work?

Duration:00:54:17

Nostalgia

11/10/2017
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Looking to the past with sentimentality isn't always a negative thing.

Duration:01:05:17

Ghosts

11/3/2017
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Are they real? Where do they come from?

Duration:01:11:01

Body Dysmorphic Disorder

10/27/2017
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BDD affects more people than you might realize.

Duration:00:59:38

Money And Debt

10/20/2017
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How did our economy get this way?

Duration:01:01:24

Freedom

10/13/2017
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Just how free are you?

Duration:01:25:18

Digital Distractions

10/8/2017
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Are you distracted right now?

Duration:00:59:37

Empty Space

9/29/2017
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Empty space or is it filled with dark matter?

Duration:00:39:59

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