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Blog posts, podcasts, videos on science, covering astronomy, genetics, astrophysics, quantum mechanics, biology, chemistry, paleontology, anthropology, medicine, evolution and technology.

Pando colony Fishlake National Forest US Forest Service

VLOG Episode 9 | What Is The Trembling Giant?

This Vlog is on an amazing natural phenomenon: Pando, a single organism of thousands of genetically identical trees, the largest organism on Earth.

Virtual Tours from Home by 360onhistory.com

Virtual Activities You can do from Home

You can virtually access tons of tours, museums, art galleries and libraries from home. Here is a list, which I will be updating on a regular basis. 

Scanning electron micrograph depicting Yersinia pestis bacteria (the cause of bubonic plague). Public Domain

A Brief History of Pandemics

Here is A Brief History of Pandemics. What are pandemics? How do they spread? Some well-known ones in history like the plague, swine flu and Spanish flu.

Morphology of Coronavirus. Image by Center for Disease Control (CDC)

What are Zoonotic Diseases? Is Covid 19 a Zoonotic disease? FAQs

FAQ on diseases that jump from animals to humans like Covid19 and their transmission. Series will include information on the plague, Spanish flu, swine, bird flu & Covid19.

Want to see Mars? Epic Billion Pixel Mars Video Panorama

NASA's Curiosity rover has captured its highest-resolution panorama yet of the Martian surface.

Apollo 11 Launch Aboard the Saturn V Rocket / NASA

A History of the Rocket

A History of the Rocket, Rocket Science and Space Exploration. How humanity reached space and how scientists like Robert Goddard founded modern rocketry.

Around Earth, an invisible magnetic field traps electrons and other charged particles. NASA Goddard Space Flight Center

VLOG Episode 6 | Are the Earth’s Magnetic Poles Flipping?

Are the Earth's Magnetic Poles Flipping? We talk about the Magnetic Field Reversals, Northern & Southern Lights, Magnetosphere & the north and south poles.

VLOG Episode 6 | Cancer Killing Immune Cells and Living Robots

VLOG on latest medicine news. Cancer killing immune cells have been discovered and scientists have created living robots, designed by computers.

Bringing soil samples back from asteroids

Bringing soil samples back from asteroids Hyabusa 2 and OSIRIS REx The decade to which we just said goodbye witnessed some fantastic advances in space exploration. Not only did we increase our underst...

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