SciShow Tangents

From Complexly and WNYC Studios

The lightly competitive knowledge showcase from the geniuses behind the YouTube series SciShow.

  • 5 - Eggs

    Dec 11, 2018
    We’re cracking the science of eggs wide open, including telling you why researchers thought it was a good idea to mix hamster eggs and human sperm!
  • 4 - Taste

    Dec 4, 2018
    This week, we’re sampling the science of taste, from the Apollo 16 mission reports to how the flavor compounds in amniotic fluid may affect babies’ food preferences.
  • 3 - Satellites

    Nov 27, 2018
    This week, we’re going extraterrestrial to talk about man-made satellites and all of the debacles and discoveries that go along with them. 
  • 2 - Flightless Birds

    Nov 20, 2018
    With American Thanksgiving around the corner, turkey is on everyone’s mind! So this week, we’re taking a closer look at flightless birds of all shapes and sizes.
  • 1 - Science Hoaxes

    Nov 13, 2018
    Our panel delves into the weird, dark, and complicated world of scientific hoaxes. Why do people perpetrate hoaxes? Why do people fall for them? And what the heck is “Jeep Butt”?  
  • Introducing: SciShow Tangents

    Nov 2, 2018
    Introducing the lightly competitive knowledge showcase from Hank Green and the geniuses behind the YouTube series SciShow.