• NASA’s zero-gravity plane: How astronauts train for microgravity | Michelle Thaller
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    NASA’s zero-gravity plane: How astronauts train for microgravity | Michelle Thaller

    ack, you had the question, how do we remove gravity from the anti-gravity chambers that astronauts train in? And you’ve probably seen films of astronauts in training, floating around in a closed chamber. And it does kind of look like we may have something that can actually shield against gravity. Well, for one thing, I really wish we did because just think about how useful that would be. Think about having, say, a construction site, and you can remove all of the gravity. You could actually move things around really easily. There’s so many applications for having some sort of anti-gravity device, but we don’t have one. There is no…

  • Vincent van Gogh for Children: Biography for Kids – FreeSchool
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    Vincent van Gogh for Children: Biography for Kids – FreeSchool

    You’re watching FreeSchool! Today we’re going to learn about the famous artist, Vincent van Gogh. Born in 1853, Vincent van Gogh was a 19th century Dutch painter. Dutch is the word for people from the Netherlands. The Netherlands is a small country in Western Europe. When he was a young man, van Gogh traveled to France, England, and Belgium, but near the end of his life he moved to France. Although van Gogh began to draw when he a child, he did not start painting until he was in his late twenties and many of his best paintings were only done in the last two years of his life, before…

  • James Abruzzo on Ethics and Art
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    James Abruzzo on Ethics and Art

    So every profession has a code of ethics. Doctors have a code of ethics — the Hippocratic Oath – lawyers, accountants, journalists. In fact part of a profession is that there is a code of ethics. And museums and museum directors have an association and a code and that code says, among other things, that you can’t sell a work of art from your collection and use that money to do something else with it. So, for example, right now the Detroit Institute of Art is battling the city because the city wants to sell the art so that it can pay pensions. How does the director defend himself? How…

  • Approaching Art: Princeton University Art Museum (long version)
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    Approaching Art: Princeton University Art Museum (long version)

    [Music] James Steward: We wanted to answer the question of why an individual work of art matters. — why someone who isn’t a specialist in the discipline ought to find something engaging, how does it relate to its moment, how does it speak to the career output of the artist in question distinct from it being simply an object in a vacuum? I think one of the real challenges in contending with art from the past, especially from cultures that seem quite remote from our own, is the challenge of bringing the original work of art back to life. And instead of simply talking or telling people verbally about the…

  • How Imagination and Intelligence Work Together in the Brain, with Scott Barry Kaufman
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    How Imagination and Intelligence Work Together in the Brain, with Scott Barry Kaufman

    It’s useful to distinguish between intelligence and imagination. They are different constructs as we would say. So I like to view intelligence as all the things, all the thought processes, behaviors that allow us to learn what is. Learn the way the world is. Whether or not it’s in a classroom situation and we have to use our learning skills to understand the material that’s being taught to us or we’re reading something we have to comprehend what we’re reading. We have to observe things. And a lot of that draws on this executive brain network. Our ability to focus and to synthesize information in our heads at one time…

  • I Tested The RAREST Paint Colors To Ever Exist…
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    I Tested The RAREST Paint Colors To Ever Exist…

    Hey. What’s up? How’s it going? I don’t know. I don’t know what to do with my hands on the intros, so I’m like Heh heh heh heh! So recently I was one of five million people to have watched this video about all the crazy and extreme ways that oil paints used to be made. And I didn’t know this but apparently, they would crush up literally thousands and thousands of shellfish to get a certain color, or they would use straight-up poison to make colors, and there was even one paint that was made using, and I am not kidding, this is real, crushed-up mummies. You heard me…

  • Calming Crafts | Things to Help You Relax & De-Stress | Sea Lemon
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    Calming Crafts | Things to Help You Relax & De-Stress | Sea Lemon

    Hello it’s Jennifer from sea lemon in this video I will show you a few simple crafts to try that are calming and fun to make Maybe some of you have had a stressful year or you’re tense from the holidays coming up or maybe finals are coming up Whatever the stress in your life I think just the act of making something can take your mind off of stuff and give you a little Calming relief my channel is full of ideas and more things you can make that you might also find Relaxing so go check out the playlist on my channel and be sure to subscribe so…

  • Ooze Labs Chemistry Station
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    Ooze Labs Chemistry Station

    Explore the slimy, fizzy, and colorful world of chemistry…with Ooze Labs Chemistry Station! Set up your own huge chemistry lab and start mixing up some science fun! With instructions for 20 awesome experiments, you can create glowing slime, fizzing reactions, oozing bubbles, colorful chromatography, and more! Clip the 10 experiment cards to your lab station for easy reference to step-by-step instructions. Then move on to the 16-page full-color manual for additional fun experiments and chemistry explanations. And with 57 pieces, this kit has everything you need to conduct experiments like a real scientist. including: a station base, equipment stands, beakers, test tubes, a flask, petri dish, funnel, and lots of…

  • Brain Breaks – Dance Song – Body Boogie – Children’s Songs by The Learning Station
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    Brain Breaks – Dance Song – Body Boogie – Children’s Songs by The Learning Station

    ♫ Healthy music for a child’s heart, body, and mind ♫ – [Narrator] Body Boogie from Get Funky and Musical Fun by The Learning Station. – Here we are at YouTube Space LA. Let’s go inside to see if the weightlifters can really body boogie. ♫ Let’s body boogie, you and me ♫ We’ll shake and boogie easily ♫ Shake your head from the top ♫ Count to three and then we’ll stop ♫ One, two, three, stop ♫ One, two, three, stop ♫ One, two, three, stop ♫ One, two, three, stop ♫ Now, shake it to the right, shake it to the left ♫ Turn one time, step,…

  • Dinosaur Scratch Card | Caitie’s Classroom | Activities For Kids
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    Dinosaur Scratch Card | Caitie’s Classroom | Activities For Kids

    (acoustic guitar music) – Hi, everyone! I have something really neat to show you. I’m gonna show you how to make a Dinosaur Scratch Card. It’s gonna look like this. Take a look. When it’s done, we can scratch off the paint to see what’s underneath, and I’ll show you how to make it. We have a couple different dinosaurs that you can choose from on our website. There’s a link below. So, you can pick some different dinosaurs. I have a cetiosaurus that I’m gonna make the scratch card out of today. To make our scratch card, we need some clear tape, the thicker or the wider the better,…