Depressive and Bipolar Disorders

Depressive and Bipolar Disorders

Not sleeping for days on end. Long periods of euphoria. Racing thoughts. Grandiose ideas. Mania. Depression. All of these are symptoms of Bipolar Disorder.

In this episode of Crash Course Psychology, Hank talks about mood disorders and their causes as well as how these disorders can impact people’s lives.

Discovering One’s Hidden Psychopathy

Discovering One’s Hidden Psychopathy

Neuroscientist James Fallon discusses how he came to discover, and how he’s learned to live with, the fact that he’s a borderline psychopath. Fallon is the author of The Psychopath Inside: A Neuroscientist’s Personal Journey into the Dark Side of the Brain

How Cell Phones Reveal Your Location?

How Cell Phones Reveal Your Location?

How do cell phones reveal their users’ physical locations? Most people do not stop to think about how well their mobile phones or the location apps they use on them reveal their locations or movement. They just want their phones and apps to work.

Professor Derek McAuley explains how phone companies pinpoint your location and handle the high volume of phone traffic in today’s video.

How Greek Maths Changed the World

How Greek Maths Changed the World

Professor Alan Davies presents a series of groundbreaking experiments pioneered by the Ancient Greeks. Often called the “birthplace of civilisation”, Ancient Greece heralded numerous advances in philosophy, science, engineering and mathematics which have shaped our understanding of the modern world.

Assisted by Ri demo technician, Andy Marmery, Professor Davies demonstrates the key discoveries and experiments of many Greek thinkers — from Thales and Pythagoras to Euclid, Archimedes and Hypatia of Alexandria.