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Doctor Debunks Common Health Myths | WIRED
54,805 views - 07/09/20
Emergency medicine physician Dr. Italo Brown covers some common myths about our health and explains how true they actually are. Can you...
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Airline Pilot Breaks Down Airplane Flying Scenes From Film & TV | WIRED
116,430 views - 07/07/20
Airline captain Fatima Shafi examines scenes depicting airplanes from movies and television. Why do the pilot and copilot repeat what...
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The Hamilton Cast Answers Hamilton Questions From Twitter | Tech Support | WIRED
1,025,697 views - 07/03/20
The cast of 'Hamilton' use the power of Twitter to answer the internet's burning questions about the now-ubiquitous Broadway show,...
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Kevin Bacon Answers the Web's Most Searched Questions | WIRED
140,924 views - 07/01/20
'You Should Have Left' star Kevin Bacon answers the internet's most searched questions about himself. Is Kevin Bacon a good dancer? Why...
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Every Job Homer Simpson's Ever Had | WIRED
57,271 views - 06/30/20
While most of us know Homer J. Simpson as a Nuclear Safety Inspector that works for Mr. Burns, Homer's career path on 'The Simpsons' is...
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How To Turn Garden Weeds Into Delicious Meals | Basic Instincts | WIRED
125,259 views - 06/29/20
You know those plants and weeds you see every day growing outside your home? They may not look like much, but if prepared properly, they...
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Russell Crowe Answers the Web's Most Searched Questions | WIRED
258,465 views - 06/26/20
'Unhinged' star Russell Crowe answers the internet's most searched questions about himself. What is Russell Crowe doing right now? How...
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Every Race In Middle-Earth Explained | WIRED
236,473 views - 06/25/20
The story of "The Lord of the Rings" grew over the entirety of J.R.R. Tolkien's life. The Tolkien Professor, Cory Olsen, examines every...
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Tony Hawk Answers the Web's Most Searched Questions | WIRED
521,221 views - 06/24/20
Legendary pro skater Tony Hawk answers the internet's most searched questions about himself. Can Tony Hawk still do a 900? Does Tony Hawk...
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Sleep Expert Debunks Common Sleep Myths | WIRED
244,174 views - 06/23/20
Dr. Ravi Aysola helps debunk (and confirm!) some common myths about how we sleep. Do we only ever sleep with our eyes closed? Does...
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Diary of a Trauma Surgeon: 10 Weeks of Covid-19 | WIRED
461,060 views - 06/18/20
Los Angeles-based trauma surgeon Annie Onishi documents 10 weeks of her life working inside a hospital during the Covid-19 pandemic....
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Alicia Keys Answers the Web's Most Searched Questions | WIRED
226,515 views - 06/17/20
Alicia Keys answers the internet's most searched questions about herself. Who is Alicia Keys married to? Who was Alicia's piano teacher?...
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Psychiatrist Daniel Amen Answers Brain Questions From Twitter | Tech Support | WIRED
588,570 views - 06/16/20
Dr. Daniel Amen uses the power of Twitter to answer the internet's burning questions about how the human brain works. Why do we sometimes...
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Physicist Breaks Down Superhero Physics From Movies & TV | WIRED
417,694 views - 06/12/20
Physics professor Rhett Allain breaks down amazing feats of physics from superheroes in movies and television and explains how accurate...
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3 Researchers Break Down COVID-19 Vaccines They're Developing (3 Types) | Cause + Control | WIRED
108,918 views - 06/10/20
Dr. Seema Yasmin talks to three COVID-19 vaccine researchers who are developing three different types of vaccines. Traditionally,...
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16 Healthcare Workers Explain COVID-19 Cases In Their Cities | WIRED
29,868 views - 06/03/20
We talked to 16 people on the frontlines of the COVID-19 pandemic, all experiencing different points of the infection rate curve. We...
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Scott Adkins (Yuri Boyka) Answers Martial Arts Training Questions From Twitter | Tech Support
510,914 views - 05/29/20
Actor and martial artist Scott Adkins uses the power of Twitter to answer the internet's burning questions about martial arts training....
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Every Batmobile From Movies & TV Explained | WIRED
93,085 views - 05/27/20
The Batmobile is arguably the most iconic vehicle in the history of entertainment. Batman historian Glen Weldon (Pop Culture Happy Hour)...
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How This DIY Ventilator Could Keep Covid-19 Patients Alive | WIRED
26,166 views - 05/27/20
This ventilator may not look like an important piece of medical equipment but it may be one of the critical things keeping Covid-19...
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Ricky Gervais Answers the Web's Most Searched Questions | WIRED
1,603,083 views - 05/26/20
Ricky Gervais answers the internet's most searched questions about himself. How does Ricky Gervais pronounce his name? Is Ricky a US...
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Diary of a Covid-19 Doctor: 14 Days in a NYC Hospital | WIRED
167,217 views - 05/22/20
Arghavan Salles is a California-based surgeon. At the peak of the Covid-19 pandemic, she volunteered at a New York City hospital for two...
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Joe Biden Answers the Web's Most Searched Questions | WIRED
716,103 views - 05/21/20
Former Vice President Joe Biden answers the internet's most searched questions about himself. Was Joe Biden an actor? Can Joe Biden play...
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How This Guy Kayaks Over Massive Waterfalls | Obsessed | WIRED
66,379 views - 05/20/20
Lots of people like kayaking, and some even enjoy white water, but Rafael Ortiz takes it to another level. Rafael is obsessed with...
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Doctor Explains How Fast a Covid-19 Vaccine Could Be Created | Cause + Control | WIRED
63,369 views - 05/19/20
12 to 18 months is the timeline we keep hearing about for a potential Covid-19 vaccine. While this is possible, it would also be the...
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Every Hidden Reference to Future Pixar Movies Explained | WIRED
543,311 views - 05/19/20
Plenty of films and movie franchises hide easter eggs, but Pixar takes it to another level. Pixar's Jonas Rivera reveals all of the...
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Ellie Kemper Answers the Web's Most Searched Questions | WIRED
654,771 views - 05/15/20
Ellie Kemper answers the internet's most searched questions about herself. How did Ellie Kemper get famous? What did Ellie study at...
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Jamie Dornan & Shailene Woodley Answer the Web's Most Searched Questions | WIRED
698,952 views - 05/13/20
"Endings, Beginnings" stars Jamie Dornan and Shailene Woodley take the WIRED Autocomplete Interview and answers the internet's most...
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Disease Expert Compares Contagion to Covid-19 | Cause + Control | WIRED
171,356 views - 05/06/20
Dr. Seema Yasmin, pandemic expert and former epidemic intelligence service officer, examines the 2011 film "Contagion" and compares the...
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Robotics Expert Breaks Down 13 Robot Scenes From Film & TV | WIRED
809,648 views - 05/01/20
Chris Atkeson, a professor at the Robotics Institute at Carnegie Mellon University, watches more scenes featuring robots from movies and...
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5 Biggest Covid-19 Mistakes to Avoid as We Try to Flatten the Curve | Cause + Control | WIRED
76,909 views - 04/28/20
As we look forward during the Covid-19 outbreak, some governors are already talking about opening some businesses back up. Is it too...
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Every Dog Breed Explained (Part 2) | WIRED
552,230 views - 04/20/20
Gail Miller Bisher, best known as the voice of the Westminster Kennel Club, is back to talk about every single dog breed recognized by...
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Covid-19 Immunity Compared to 6 Other Diseases (Common Cold, HIV, SARS, and More) | Cause + Control
737,585 views - 04/17/20
If you get Covid-19 and recover does that mean you are immune to the virus? If you become immune, how long does that immunity last? We...
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How This Guy Makes Mesmerizing Fluid Sculptures | Obsessed | WIRED
587,677 views - 04/16/20
Ferrofluid is a liquid with nano-sized iron particles that was developed by NASA in the 1960s. Artist Eric Mesplé has been experimenting...
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Why Captive Tigers Can’t Be Reintroduced to the Wild | WIRED
951,914 views - 04/13/20
Netflix's "Tiger King: Murder, Mayhem and Madness" has opened up the world's eyes to big cat ownership in America. Outside all the...
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How to Stack Playing Cards | WIRED
391,433 views - 04/11/20
Guinness World Record-holding cardstacker Bryan Berg has made a living stacking playing cards, and now he's here to help all of us learn...
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What Astronauts Can Teach Us About Sheltering-in-Place | WIRED
50,647 views - 04/10/20
Former NASA Astronaut Mike Massimino shares stories from his nearly 30 days in space to help those currently sheltering-in-place due to...
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NASA Astronaut Breaks Down 16 Space Scenes From Film & TV | WIRED
523,031 views - 04/09/20
NASA astronaut Nicole Stott returns to examine more scenes depicting space from movies and television. Do space stations really have...
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Doctor Explains What You Need to Know About Wearing Masks for Covid-19  | Cause + Control | WIRED
180,145 views - 04/08/20
There's a lot of conflicting information when it comes to wearing masks in public during the coronavirus pandemic. Dr. Seema Yasmin...
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Every Dog Breed Explained (Part 1) | WIRED
1,298,591 views - 04/06/20
Gail Miller Bisher, best known as the voice of the Westminster Kennel Club, sits down with WIRED to talk about every single dog breed...
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Debunking 10 Coronavirus Myths ft. Dr. Seema Yasmin | Cause + Control | WIRED
184,843 views - 04/03/20
Epidemic expert Dr. Seema Yasmin helps debunk some common medical myths surrounding Covid-19. Will drinking water flush the virus out?...
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How This Guy Stacks Playing Cards Impossibly High | Obsessed | WIRED
1,878,849 views - 04/02/20
Have you ever played a card game then decided to see how high you could stack the cards? Bryan Berg has made card stacking an art form....
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Every C-3PO Costume Explained By Anthony Daniels | WIRED
739,627 views - 04/01/20
Anthony Daniels, who most famously portrays C-3PO in the Star Wars series of films, sits down with WIRED to discuss, in detail, the...
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Why This Taste Map Is Wrong | WIRED
96,527 views - 03/30/20
We've all seen the famous "taste map," a diagram of the human tongue that separates different sections based on taste, with examples like...
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ER Doctor Explains How They're Handling Covid-19 | Cause + Control | WIRED
315,307 views - 03/28/20
Epidemic expert Dr. Seema Yasmin interviews emergency room physician Dr. Cedric Dark about Covid-19's effect on the city of Houston,...
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Every Star Trek: Picard Easter Egg Explained | WIRED
54,664 views - 03/26/20
Star Trek: Picard's Michael Chabon and Akiva Goldsman reveal some of the show's greatest secrets and easter eggs. Akiva and Michael break...
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How Researchers Keep Humans Safe From Shark Attacks (180°)| Damage Control | WIRED
234,620 views - 03/24/20
As climate change has affected the world, shark populations are moving to cooler waters. This increase in sharks' proximity to humans has...
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Binging with Babish Answers the Web's Most Searched Questions | WIRED
1,645,009 views - 03/23/20
Binging with Babish's Andrew Rea answers the internet's most searched questions about himself. How did Binging with Babish start? Did...
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Dr. Martin Blaser Answers Coronavirus Questions From Twitter | Tech Support | WIRED
393,267 views - 03/21/20
Dr. Martin Blaser, MD, uses the power of Twitter to answer the internet's questions about the coronavirus. When should we expect to see...
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Dr. Seema Yasmin Answers 50 of the Most Googled Coronavirus Questions | WIRED
201,751 views - 03/20/20
Dr. Seema Yasmin is back to help answer 50 of the most popular coronavirus questions being searched right now. Do coronavirus symptoms...
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Nick Offerman Answers the Web's Most Searched Questions | WIRED
953,200 views - 03/18/20
Devs star Nick Offerman answers the internet's most searched questions about himself. How did Nick Offerman get famous? Is Nick Offerman...
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13 Levels of Beatboxing: Easy to Complex | WIRED
1,752,933 views - 03/17/20
2005 Female World Beatbox Champion Butterscotch explains the art of beatboxing in 13 levels of difficulty. Starting with just the bass...
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How the Marines Train to Survive a Helicopter Crash Underwater | Damage Control | WIRED
72,307 views - 03/16/20
Survival Systems USA was founded by Albert Bohemier with the goal of training both civilians and military how to survive during one of...
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Could Mass Quarantines in the U.S. Work? - Health Expert Explains What You Need to Know | WIRED
203,493 views - 03/14/20
Professor Lawrence Gostin speaks with WIRED's Matt Simon about what you should know about COVID-19 quarantines. Will the U.S. ever see a...
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Astronaut Chris Hadfield Answers the Web's Most Searched Questions | WIRED
1,741,963 views - 03/13/20
Retired astronaut Chris Hadfield answers the internet's most searched questions about himself. What inspired Chris Hadfield to become an...
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How This Guy Balances Impossible Rock Structures | Obsessed | WIRED
4,500,611 views - 03/12/20
Michael Grab's mind-bending rock formations aren't held together by glue or steel rods. Shockingly, his rock piles are stacked using only...
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Airport Expert Creates the Ideal Layout for LaGuardia Airport (New York) | WIRED
1,243,600 views - 03/11/20
HOK's Peter Ruggiero redesigns airports for a living. As an airport architect, Peter helped put together the plan to improve New York's...
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Norman Reedus Answers the Web's Most Searched Questions | WIRED
2,077,200 views - 03/09/20
The Walking Dead star Norman Reedus takes the WIRED Autocomplete Interview and answers the internet's most searched questions about...
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Doctor Explains How to Prepare for a Pandemic | WIRED
290,741 views - 03/06/20
As more virus cases appear outside of Asia, Dr. Seema Yasmin breaks down what you need to know about pandemics. Still haven’t subscribed...
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How to Make Stone Tools in a Survival Situation | Basic Instincts | WIRED
1,045,051 views - 03/04/20
If you're in the wilderness and have nothing, perhaps the most important thing you need is a sharp, durable edge. Humans are among the...
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Why Cars Are Built to Make a Crash Last Longer (180°) | Damage Control | WIRED
141,897 views - 03/02/20
The aftermath of a car crash looks like absolute chaos, but it's all by design. Impact can take as little as 24 milliseconds, and at the...
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Voting Expert Explains How Voting Technology Impacts the 2020 Election | WIRED
32,075 views - 02/28/20
New technology is becoming a part of the 2020 election process and has the potential to create faster, more accessible voting around the...
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How to Start a Fire in a Survival Situation | Basic Instincts | WIRED
614,422 views - 02/26/20
Dr. Bill Schindler, a professor of archeology and anthropology at Washington College, demonstrates a couple of the most effective methods...
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Patrick Stewart Answers the Web's Most Searched Questions | WIRED
1,289,895 views - 02/25/20
"Star Trek: Picard" star Patrick Stewart takes the WIRED Autocomplete Interview and answers the internet's most searched questions about...
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Cat Expert Explains Why Some Cats Eat Human Corpses | WIRED
263,708 views - 02/21/20
Do cats really eat us after we die? It's a surprisingly common concern among cat owners but is there evidence to back it up? WIRED's...
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Lucy Hale Answers the Web's Most Searched Questions | WIRED
798,669 views - 02/21/20
"Fantasy Island" star Lucy Hale takes the WIRED Autocomplete Interview and answers the internet's most searched questions about herself....
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How This Guy Builds Mesmerizing Kinetic Sculptures | Obsessed | WIRED
4,008,756 views - 02/20/20
A self-taught artist with a background in physics, David C. Roy has been creating mesmerizing wooden kinetic sculptures for nearly 40...
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Robotics Expert Breaks Down Robot Scenes From Film & TV | WIRED
1,014,716 views - 02/18/20
Chris Atkeson, a professor at the Robotics Institute at Carnegie Mellon University, watches a variety of scenes featuring robots from...
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NASA Flight Surgeon Explains How to Treat a Blood Clot in Space | WIRED
335,252 views - 02/13/20
Let’s say you’re on an interplanetary mission to Mars, millions of miles from the nearest hospital, and something in your body goes awry....
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Forensics Expert Explains How to Determine Bullet Trajectory | WIRED
247,970 views - 02/11/20
Crime scene analyst Matthew Steiner teaches the techniques forensics experts use to determine bullet trajectory in a crime scene, ranging...
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Noah Centineo & Lana Condor Answer the Web's Most Searched Questions | WIRED
4,427,949 views - 02/10/20
"To All the Boys: P.S. I Still Love You" stars Noah Centineo and Lana Condor take the WIRED Autocomplete Interview and answers the...
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Elijah Wood Answers the Web's Most Searched Questions | WIRED
3,130,117 views - 02/07/20
"Come to Daddy" star Elijah Wood takes the WIRED Autocomplete Interview and answers the internet's most searched questions about himself....
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VFX Artist Breaks Down the Best Visual Effects Oscars Nominees | WIRED
870,453 views - 02/06/20
Kevin Baillie, Creative Director & Sr. VFX Supervisor for Method Studios, talks through this year's Oscar nominees for Best Visual...
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Doctor Explains What You Need to Know About Coronavirus | WIRED
929,301 views - 01/31/20
Dr. Seema Yasmin breaks down everything you should know about the growing Coronavirus outbreak. Is it really as bad as it's depicted in...
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How This Guy Makes Amazing DIY Musical Contraptions | Obsessed | WIRED
55,038 views - 01/31/20
Len Solomon has been making instruments out of random objects for over 30 years. He's performed as a one-man-band all over the world, and...
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Forensics Expert Explains How to Analyze Bloodstain Patterns | WIRED
8,444,221 views - 01/30/20
Crime scene analyst Matthew Steiner teaches the techniques forensics experts use to investigate bloodstain patterns, ranging from easy to...
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Michael Strahan Answers Super Bowl Questions From Twitter | Tech Support | WIRED
274,884 views - 01/29/20
Former New York Giants defensive end and Super Bowl champion Michael Strahan uses the power of Twitter to answer the internet's burning...
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Scientist Explains How to Levitate Objects With Sound | WIRED
113,453 views - 01/28/20
Believe it or not, levitating objects aren't just the stuff of science fiction and magic shows. There are actually many different forms...
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Former FBI Agent Explains How to Detect Lying & Deception | Tradecraft | WIRED
1,789,856 views - 01/27/20
There are a number of myths about detecting deception. Fidgeting, looking away, touching your mouth, all of these things are commonly...
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Lawyer Breaks Down 17 Courtroom Scenes From Film & TV | WIRED
650,773 views - 01/24/20
Former prosecutor Lucy Lang is back to take a look at more courtroom scenes from television shows and movies and breaks down how accurate...
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Jodie Whittaker Answers Doctor Who Questions From Twitter | Tech Support | WIRED
220,137 views - 01/22/20
The Doctor herself, Jodie Whittaker, uses the power of Twitter to answer questions about Doctor Who and all things TARDIS-related. Does...
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Doctor Debunks Medical Myths | WIRED
1,026,262 views - 01/21/20
Medical doctor Seema Yasmin helps debunk (and confirm!) some common myths about medicine and health. Does your heart really skip a beat...
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The Darkest Black on Earth? Why Scientists & Artists Want the World's Blackest Substances | WIRED
518,630 views - 01/17/20
Artists and scientists are searching for ever more light-absorbing materials. To find out what's behind the quest for ultra-blacks,...
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How This Guy Uses A.I. to Create Art | Obsessed | WIRED
722,431 views - 01/16/20
Artist Refik Anadol doesn't work with paintbrushes or clay. Instead, he uses large collections of data and machine learning algorithms to...
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Twitter Co-Founder Jack Dorsey Answers Twitter Questions From Twitter | Tech Support | WIRED
560,076 views - 01/14/20
Twitter co-founder Jack Dorsey uses the power of his own website (Twitter) to answer frequently asked questions about one of the world's...
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How Drones Catch Whale Snot for Biology Research | WIRED
51,756 views - 01/10/20
Whale research is difficult, but a conservation organization is trying to make it a bit easier with drones. WIRED's Matt Simon talks with...
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Former Secret Service Agent Explains How to Detect Counterfeit Money | Tradecraft | WIRED
388,357 views - 01/09/20
Former Secret Service Agent Jonathan Wackrow explains how the Service keeps counterfeit currency out of circulation. The Secret Service...
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How Hyperreal Masks Keep Fooling People | WIRED
231,667 views - 01/06/20
Deepfakes may seem like an internet scourge, but so-called "hyperreal" masks have fooled people in real-life and have even been used in...
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How This Guy Became a World Pizza Champion | Obsessed | WIRED
187,792 views - 01/02/20
Sleight of Hand Pizza owner and chef Justin Wadstein is a 13-time world pizza champion. Here's how he takes the simple act of tossing...
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The Best of Autocomplete 2019: Funniest Moments from Stranger Things, Spider-Man and More | WIRED
438,434 views - 12/30/19
Tom Holland, Zendaya, Finn Wolfhard, Millie Bobby Brown, Dove Cameron, Jon Hamm, David Tennant, Novak Djokovic, Daniel Radcliffe, Sophie...
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The Best of Tech Support: Ken Jeong, Bill Nye, Nicole Stott and More | WIRED
95,747 views - 12/26/19
As 2019 comes to a close, we take a look back at some of the most interesting questions asked on WIRED Tech Support. Ken Jeong, Nicole...
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Every Year’s Most Iconic Video Game Since 1979 Explained | WIRED
457,767 views - 12/24/19
Jon-Paul Dyson and Shannon Symonds from the Strong Museum of Play dive into the last 40 years of video game history and come up with a...
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Former FBI Agent Explains Criminal Profiling | Tradecraft | WIRED
1,599,550 views - 12/23/19
According to Jim Clemente, retired FBI behavioral analyst and criminal profiler, when it comes to the "nature vs. nurture" debate,...
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Astrophysicist Explains Gravity in 5 Levels of Difficulty | WIRED
2,865,502 views - 12/20/19
Astrophysicist Janna Levin, PhD, is asked to explain the concept of gravity to 5 different people; a child, a teen, a college student, a...
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Could Humans Hibernate for Space Travel? | WIRED
123,092 views - 12/19/19
If humans are going to travel to Mars we may need to get there in a sleep state. Bear hibernation may hold the keys to inducing human...
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Markiplier Explores His Impact on the Internet | Data of Me | WIRED
1,715,007 views - 12/18/19
What kind of impact has Markiplier had on the internet? WIRED combs the web for data about Markiplier and presents all the information to...
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Every Starfighter in Star Wars Explained By Lucasfilm | WIRED
1,168,086 views - 12/17/19
Lucasfilms' Doug Chiang and Amy Beth Christenson explain each and every type of starfighter from the Star Wars movie franchise. These...
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Pro Driver Breaks Down 16 Driving Scenes From Film & TV | WIRED
2,758,223 views - 12/16/19
Wyatt Knox, Special Projects Director at the Team O'Neil Rally School, takes a look at some more driving scenes from television and film...
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Every Stormtrooper in Star Wars Explained By Lucasfilm | WIRED
3,316,591 views - 12/13/19
Lucasfilms' Doug Chiang and Madlyn Burkert delve into the backstories of each and every type of stormtrooper from the Star Wars...
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How the Disco Clam Uses Light to Fight Super-Strong Predators | WIRED
715,175 views - 12/13/19
When the disco clam, a bivalve with a flashing light display, is faced with the predatory power of the punching mantis shrimp, things get...
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Riverdale's KJ Apa Answers the Web's Most Searched Questions | WIRED
6,309,812 views - 12/11/19
Riverdale star KJ Apa takes the WIRED Autocomplete Interview and answers the internet's most searched questions about himself. Why...
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How 3D Printing Could Help Colonize Mars | WIRED
111,465 views - 12/10/19
To live on Mars humans may have to rely on robotically 3D printed homes like the structures designed by AI SpaceFactory. WIRED's Arielle...
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