Tag: World

Marion Stokes: The Woman Who Recorded The World

Marion Stokes was an eccentric Philadelphia native who obsessively recorded multiple TV channels on VHS tapes for 35 years. Her archive of over 40,000 tapes have become a priceless document of a pivotal period of American history – and may help us to better understand the world today.

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.

How Hard Times Create A Better World

2020 has been a pretty terrible year. We’re all feeling the stress. But when you look back through the hard times in history, you find plenty of reasons to be hopeful. Here we look at tragic moments in history and how they brought about positive change