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Do You Love Swimming Pools in Summer? Let Us Ruin That for You

Do You Love Swimming Pools in Summer? Let Us Ruin That for You

How’s your summer going? Did you spend a lot of time in the pool? Have fond memories of the ol’ swimmin’ hole? Well, let me retroactively ruin them. Pools are gross. The thing about water is some pathogens…

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Sam Harris: The Self is an Illusion | Big Think

Sam Harris: The Self is an Illusion | Big Think

What one of the problems we have in discussing consciousness scientifically is that consciousness is irreducibly subjective. This is a point that many philosophers have made – Thomas Nagel, John Sorrell, David Chalmers. While I don’t agree with…

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Treating groundwater for drinking | Education resources | Water Corporation

Treating groundwater for drinking | Education resources | Water Corporation

Water Corporation is the main provider and supplier of water, wastewater and drainage services in Western Australia. It helps to ensure we have enough drinking water for the future by developing new sources, increasing water recycling and encouraging…

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Why Skin Creams Give You Rashes

Why Skin Creams Give You Rashes

Thanks to Brilliant for supporting this episode of SciShow. Go to Brilliant.org/SciShow if you’re interested in investing in your STEM skills this year. [ ♪INTRO ] If you’ve ever ended up with a nasty rash from using skincare…

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Sustainable Development: The Water-Energy-Food Nexus | RWTHx on edX

Sustainable Development: The Water-Energy-Food Nexus | RWTHx on edX
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WATER DOWN UNDER The Great Artesian Basin Story

WATER DOWN UNDER The Great Artesian Basin Story

For thousands of years, the Great Artesian Basin has held the Dreaming stories of the Indigenous nations that live on it and from it. In one story, the hunter Kakakutanha followed the trail of the rainbow serpent all…

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This Rare Syndrome Keeps Your Skin Peeling Forever

This Rare Syndrome Keeps Your Skin Peeling Forever

Hey there! Welcome to Life Noggin! There are a number of rare conditions and diseases that people across the world deal with on a daily basis. While they may not be super visible to us because of their…

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Integumentary System: Functions

Integumentary System: Functions

Okay, now we’re gonna discuss the functions of the integumentary system. And most people think of it as fairly straightforward, in terms of protection. Protection is one of the key functions of the integumentary system, however, it certainly…

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Intro to Drinking Water Treatment | DelftX on edX | Course About Video

Intro to Drinking Water Treatment | DelftX on edX | Course About Video

SPEAKER 1: The Netherlands, sometimes better known as Holland, where the Dutch live, work and study. Holland, a country with many rivers and lakes, which obviously means a lot of water. Water for transport, water for sailing. The…

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Nuclear Power Plants Are Floating on Water…Wait What?

Nuclear Power Plants Are Floating on Water…Wait What?

– Nuclear power is one option to free humanity from our dependence on fossil fuels for energy. Unlike oil, coal, or gas, generating nuclear power emits no CO2. Though, it must be said that it does create radioactive…

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