• Is marijuana bad for your brain? - Anees Bahji

    Is marijuana bad for your brain? - Anees Bahji Explore how marijuanas two main active compounds, THC and CBD, affect your brain and body, and what risk factors to watch out for. --In 1970, marijuana was classified as a ... TED-Ed TED-Ed Dec 2, 2019

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  • How does chemotherapy work? - Hyunsoo Joshua No

    How does chemotherapy work? - Hyunsoo Joshua No Discover how chemotherapy drugs use cytotoxic agents to attack cancer cells and the impact they have on your body. --During World War I, scientists were trying to develop an antido ... TED-Ed TED-Ed Dec 5, 2019

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  • Why doesn’t the Leaning Tower of Pisa fall over? - Alex Gendler

    Why doesn’t the Leaning Tower of Pisa fall over? - Alex Gendler Dig into the 800 year history and architecture of the Leaning Tower of Pisa and find out what gives the tower its infamous tilt. --In 1990, the Italian government enlisted ... TED-Ed TED-Ed Dec 3, 2019

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  • Is marijuana bad for your brain? - Anees Bahji

    Is marijuana bad for your brain? - Anees Bahji Explore how marijuanas two main active compounds, THC and CBD, affect your brain and body, and what risk factors to watch out for. --In 1970, marijuana was classified as a ... TED-Ed TED-Ed Dec 2, 2019

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  • How corn conquered the world - Chris A. Kniesly

    How corn conquered the world - Chris A. Kniesly Trace the 9,000 year old history of the domestication of corn, or maize, and its effects on global agriculture. --Corn currently accounts for more than one tenth of our global ... TED-Ed TED-Ed Nov 26, 2019

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  • Can you outsmart this logical fallacy? - Alex Gendler

    Can you outsmart this logical fallacy? - Alex Gendler Explore the psychology of the cognitive bias known as the conjunction fallacy, where we assume specific conditions are more probable than general ones. --Meet Lucy. She was a math ... TED-Ed TED-Ed Nov 25, 2019

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  • History's "worst" nun - Theresa A. Yugar

    History's "worst" nun - Theresa A. Yugar Get to know the life of Mexican nun, poet and scholar, Sor Juana Ins de la Cruz, who was censored by the Church for her critical writings. --Juana Ramrez de ... TED-Ed TED-Ed Nov 21, 2019

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  • How does laser eye surgery work? - Dan Reinstein

    How does laser eye surgery work? - Dan Reinstein Explore the eye-opening science of LASIK: corrective laser eye surgery that focuses on reshaping the cornea to fix blurry vision.--In 1948, Spanish ophthalmologist Jose Ignacio Bar ... TED-Ed TED-Ed Nov 19, 2019

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  • The Furnace Bots | Think Like A Coder, Ep 3

    The Furnace Bots | Think Like A Coder, Ep 3 The adventure continues! Episode 3: Ethic and Hedge must sabotage the furnace-bots to get to the first artifact. Can they find a way out? --This is episode 3 of our ... TED-Ed TED-Ed Nov 18, 2019

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  • The myth of Loki and the master builder - Alex Gendler

    The myth of Loki and the master builder - Alex Gendler Dive into the Norse myth of how Loki tricked a stranger into building the great wall of Asgard to keep the realm safe from giants. --Asgard, a realm of wonders, ... TED-Ed TED-Ed Nov 14, 2019

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