The wacky history of cell theory - Lauren Royal-Woods
Scientific discovery isn't as simple as one good experiment. The weird and wonderful history of cell theory illuminates the twists and turns that came together to build the foundations of biology.
Scientific Revolution - Free Printable History Outline
II. Revolution in epistemology and philosophy a. Universities formed b. Rediscovery of classical science c. Leading figures i. Bacon ii. Brahe iii. Copernicus iv. Descartes v. Galileo vi. Kepler vii. Newton
A TED-Ed Animation Explaining How Vaccines Work to Help the Body Stave Off Infections, Illness, and Disease
In the recent TED-Ed animation "How Do Vaccines Work?" educator Kelwalin Dhanasarnsombut explains the history of vaccines, the science behind them, and
The secrets of Mozart’s “Magic Flute” - Joshua Borths
Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart’s “Die Zauberflöte” (“The Magic Flute”) is widely regarded as one of the most influential operas in history. And while it may seem like a childish fairytale at first glance, it’s actually full of subversive symbolism. Joshua Borths explains how many elements of "The Magic
Tycho Brahe, the scandalous astronomer - Dan Wenkel
If you think scientists lead boring, monotonous lives, you must not know about Tycho Brahe. The 16th century astronomer who accurately predicted planetary motion led quite a dramatic life -- complete with a kidnapping, a sword duel and even a clairvoyant dwarf. Dan Wenkel dives into the history
An Animated Introduction to the Life & Work of Marie Curie, the First Female Nobel Laureate
Looking for an introduction or reintroduction to the life and work of scientist Marie Curie? You could have a peek at her original manuscripts, after first signing a waiver and garbing yourself in protective gear, so as to avoid the radioactivity permeating her possessions...
Ted-Ed Animation Explains How the Human Heart Works
In the latest Ted-Ed animated short, educator Edmond Hui teams up with animator Anton Bogaty to explain the often misunderstood inner-workings of the
Did the Church Actually Hate Copernicus? | Adam Ruins Everything
Animated Adam unravels the truth behind Nicolaus Copernicus' "troubled" relationship with the Catholic Church. Watch full episodes of Adam Ruins Everything P...