Hear about the Resilience Project, a massive effort to collect genetic materials that may help decode inherited disorders.
We used to think that the human brain was a lot like a computer; using logic to figure out complicated problems. It turns out, it’s a lot more complex and, well, weird than that. In this episode of Crash Course Psychology, Hank discusses thinking & communication, solving problems, creating problems, and a few ideas about what our brains are doing up there.
The tricky (and uncertain!) business of measuring particles.
Popular science suggests — pheromones send chemical signals about sex and attraction from our armpits. But, despite what you might have heard, there is no conclusive research confirming that humans have these smell molecules.
Vsauce host Michael Stevens explains what the World Wide Web actually is.
In this calm and factual talk, geneticist Wendy Chung shares what we know about autism spectrum disorder — for example, that autism has multiple, perhaps interlocking, causes.