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Harvey Milk’s radical vision of equality – Lillian Faderman
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Harvey Milk’s radical vision of equality – Lillian Faderman

Learn about the life and tragic death of gay rights pioneer Harvey Milk, California’s first openly gay public official. — By 1973, Harvey Milk had already been many things: naval officer, high school teacher, bit-part actor and wandering hippie. Starting fresh in San Francisco, his belief in a more personal approach to local government led […]
Why do hospitals have particle accelerators? – Pedro Brugarolas
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Why do hospitals have particle accelerators? – Pedro Brugarolas

Investigate the science behind how doctors use radioactive drugs and PET scans to detect and diagnose diseases like Alzheimer’s and cancer. — Is there a way to detect diseases like cancer and Alzheimer’s before they advance too far? Doctors are using injected radioactive drugs that circulate through the body and act as a beacon for […]
Can you solve the unstoppable blob riddle? – Dan Finkel
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Can you solve the unstoppable blob riddle? – Dan Finkel

A shooting star crashes onto Earth and unleashes a hideous, rampaging blob. Can you stop it from destroying the planet? — A shooting star crashes onto Earth and a hideous blob emerges. It creeps and leaps, it glides and slides. It’s also unstoppable: no matter what you throw at it, it just re-grows and continues […]
How tall can a tree grow? – Valentin Hammoudi
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How tall can a tree grow? – Valentin Hammoudi

What makes a tree grow tall? And do trees ever stop growing? Explore how photosynthesis and gravity can affect and limit the height of trees. — Reaching heights of over 100 meters, Californian sequoias tower over Earth’s other 60,000 tree species. But even these behemoths seem to have their limits: no sequoia on record has […]
The physics of surfing – Nick Pizzo
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The physics of surfing – Nick Pizzo

Wondering how you can catch the perfect wave? Dive into the fascinating and complex physics of surfing. — Whether or not you realize it, surfers are masters of complicated physics. The science of surfing begins as soon as a board first hits the water. Surfers may not be thinking about weather patterns in the Pacific, […]
Why should you read Sylvia Plath? – Iseult Gillespie
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Why should you read Sylvia Plath? – Iseult Gillespie

Explore the haunting and intimate works of poet Sylvia Plath, who digs into issues of mental health, trauma and sexuality in works like “The Bell Jar.” — Under her shrewd eye and pen, Sylvia Plath turned everyday objects into haunting images: a “new statue in a drafty museum,” a shadow in a mirror, a slab […]
How does the Rorschach inkblot test work? – Damion Searls
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How does the Rorschach inkblot test work? – Damion Searls

What are the origins of the Rorschach test and how does it work? Explore the inkblot tool psychologists use to test a subject’s perceptions and mental health. — For nearly a century, ten inkblots have been used as an almost mystical personality test. Long kept confidential for psychologists and their patients, the mysterious images were […]
Learning Numbers – 5 Little Frogs | Baby Songs | +More Nursery Rhymes & Kids Songs | Little Baby Bum
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Learning Numbers – 5 Little Frogs | Baby Songs | +More Nursery Rhymes & Kids Songs | Little Baby Bum

SUBSCRIBE for new videos every week!►https://www.youtube.com/user/LittleBabyBum?sub_confirmation=1 ►Little Baby Bum Spotify: https://littlebabybum.lnk.to/music Songs About Numbers, ABC’s and shapes: LBB TV: LBB and friends: Ten little animals | Counting for kids: ABC song: Verse 1 (About 18 Seconds) Five little speckled frogs Sat on a speckled log Eating some most delicious bugs. YUM! YUM! One jumped into […]