The Smartest Animals In The World

Animal intelligence is a subject of much debate, but new studies have shown that in many ways, animals are much smarter than we give them credit for, and have entirely different kind of intelligence than we understand.

Could This Plane Save The World? (Hint: No.)

‘ve gotten a slew of requests for a video about the Celera 500L from Otto Aviation, a plane that uses a unique design to create laminar flow over the surface, resulting in incredible efficiency. The hype around this plane is through the roof, with many saying it could disrupt the airline industry. While I think it’s a really cool plane, I am skeptical of the biggest claims around it, so here’s my hot take.

So Apparently Skyquakes Are A Thing

Unexplained noises from the sky have been reported for centuries, and while most can be explained by human actions today, many remain a bit of a mystery. So let’s take a look at the mysterious phenomenon of skyquakes.

Quick note: Yes, this video had focus issues. There’s a setting on the camera that doesn’t jibe with the reflection on my glasses.

Where Did All Of Our Water Come From?

Water covers 71% of the Earth’s surface. We are a water planet, it makes life possible. But where exactly it came from is still a bit of a mystery. Some new studies have shared some light on this question, and it may require us to think about water in a whole new way.

Are Electric Airplanes Doomed?

We’ve heard a lot about electric cars lately, but what about electric airplanes? The air transportation industry is a huge contributor to greenhouse gasses. Could we electrify our air fleet as well?
Turns out… it might be next to impossible.

3 Ways Your Mind Lies To You

Cognitive biases. We all have them. But we only seem to notice them in other people. Today we’re looking at 3 of the most prevalent and destructive cognitive biases that we all have, and what we can do to prevent them from negatively impacting ourselves and our society.

How Will Your Body Spend Eternity?

The funeral industry is a $16 billion industry that has an enormous environmental footprint. The numbers are staggering, really. But there are options that we can make that can change that. It just requires us to think about some pretty heavy stuff.

The Most Mysterious Place On Earth?

The Bermuda Triangle has held our collective attention for decades. This area of the ocean is blamed for countless missing ships and planes, spawning theories as wide-ranging as time/space vortexes, methane bubbles, the City of Atlantis, and, of course, aliens.

But is there a rational explanation for all the weird phenomena reported in the Bermuda Triangle, or is it more of a pop culture phenomenon? Let’s take a look.