• Why You Can Spot Bad Green Screen

    Why You Can Spot Bad Green Screen Green screen looks terrible sometimes. Heres why. Get a 30-day free trial of CuriosityStream, including access to Nebula and my original series, here: https://curiositystream.com/ ... Tom Scott Tom Scott Jun 29, 2020

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  • Why You Should Turn On Two Factor Authentication

    Why You Should Turn On Two Factor Authentication The short answer is: because itll make things more secure. The long answer involves Ronald Reagan. MORE BASICS: https://www.youtube.com/playlist?listPL96C35uN7xGLLeET0dOWaKHkAlPsr ... Tom Scott Tom Scott Aug 3, 2020

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  • For 21 Years, No-One In Britain Knew How Long An Inch Was

    For 21 Years, No-One In Britain Knew How Long An Inch Was In 1834, Parliament burned down, and the Standards of Measurement were melted or destroyed. So when theres no agreed-upon standard for length: how do you fix it? Also: how you ... Tom Scott Tom Scott Jul 27, 2020

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  • The Village That The Luftwaffe Bombed By Mistake

    The Village That The Luftwaffe Bombed By Mistake Linby is a small village in Nottinghamshire, England. It wouldnt have much strategic value... unless some commander didnt read their map properly. Heres a local legend, with a few ... Tom Scott Tom Scott Jul 20, 2020

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  • A Million Dollars vs A Billion Dollars, Visualized: A Road Trip

    A Million Dollars vs A Billion Dollars, Visualized: A Road Trip There are lots of ways to compare a million to a billion, but most of them use volume. And I think thats a mistake, because volume just isnt something the ... Tom Scott Tom Scott Jul 13, 2020

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  • The Abandoned Hill With Two Members Of Parliament

    The Abandoned Hill With Two Members Of Parliament Old Sarum, in Wiltshire, is a now-desolate hillfort run by English Heritage. But it was once one of the most important sites in southern England: so important that it had ... Tom Scott Tom Scott Jul 6, 2020

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  • Why You Can Spot Bad Green Screen

    Why You Can Spot Bad Green Screen Green screen looks terrible sometimes. Heres why. Get a 30-day free trial of CuriosityStream, including access to Nebula and my original series, here: https://curiositystream.com/ ... Tom Scott Tom Scott Jun 29, 2020

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  • I Asked 64,182 People About “Jingle Bells, Batman Smells”. Here's What I Found Out.

    I Asked 64,182 People About “Jingle Bells, Batman Smells”. Here's What I Found Out. Thanks to Jack from Jacksfilms on piano: https://youtube.com/jacksfilms And thanks to everyone who answered! Sources and a data download are in the description.History sources:htt ... Tom Scott Tom Scott Jun 22, 2020

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  • The World's First Internet Bench

    The World's First Internet Bench In the Abbey Gardens of Bury St Edmunds, in a quiet corner of a park, sits the Worlds First Internet Bench. Well, sort of. Its been nearly twenty years, and ... Tom Scott Tom Scott Jun 15, 2020

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  • How England's Oldest Road Was Nearly Lost Forever

    How England's Oldest Road Was Nearly Lost Forever The Icknield Way, in south-east England, is a road and footpath thats been part of the landscape for millennia. But if parts of it hadnt been legally marked down, then ... Tom Scott Tom Scott Jun 8, 2020

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