Success Academy Charter Schools — interview with Robert Pondiscio (Part 1) | VIEWPOINT

Robert: If someone like me chooses a private school that’s not only unremarkable, it’s uncontroversial, you know. Nobody questions my ability to do this. Now along comes an Eva Moskowitz and figures out a way to give low-income people of color something similar and now it’s a problem. Nat: Robert Pondiscio, thanks for coming in.…

Art created from Physics of Rolling Motion

Beauty is often hidden where we least expect it. Consider this apparently uninteresting rolling object. This rolling object has dots of various colors attached on both sides. Consider the paths that these dots take through space. These paths form a beautiful pattern that can be considered a work of art. These paths also teach us…

The art of starting over, every day | Sarah Mansfield

When I was 14 years old, I was hit by a car and had to relearn how to stand up, walk, talk, and write. While I don’t remember actually slamming into the windshield, or breaking the side mirror off with my head, I do remember waking up on the ground, seeing my shoes down the…

Tractor Song! | Nursery Rhymes | Original Song By LittleBabyBum! | ABCs and 123s

Tractors tractors on a farm, E-I-E-I-O Working, working as they go; helping things to grow! They’re ploughing here and ploughing there! Ploughing here, ploughing there, ploughing everywhere! Tractors tractors on a farm, E-I-E-I-O Tractors tractors on a farm, E-I-E-I-O Working, working as they go; helping things to grow! They’re sowing here and sowing there! Sowing…

Neil deGrasse Tyson (Caught on Camera): The Universe is Trying to Kill You

Can I just have you talk about whatever you want to talk about for two seconds while I check the sound? Sure. The Universe is a deadly place. At every opportunity it’s trying to kill us. And so is Earth. From sinkholes to tornadoes and hurricanes and volcanoes and tsunamis…

The Try Guys Deliver A Baby

[Eugene singing] Tonto, jump on it, jump on it, jump on it. Today, we’re delivering babies. What do I know about the actual delivering of a baby? The whole process seems crazy. You’re like a human printer. I’ve never seen… any sort of *human* birth. I know that… Ugh but I really don’t know that…

DIY Backdrop – My Experience Painting a ‘Canvas’ backdrop Part 1

what’s up guys YvensB here today I’m taking you behind the scenes I’m doing it for a special project for me to paint canvases over actually backdrops what are our canvases or backdrops I don’t know how you call them it’s called backdrops really it’s something that a lot of high-end photographers use in their…

Bush-Obama education policy: Lessons learned | reTHINK TANK

American policymakers have a lot of strong feelings about the role of the federal government, especially when it comes to education. Rand Paul: The federal government shouldn’t be involved at all in education. Elizabeth Warren: I’m committed to keep fighting for our nation’s public schools. In general, the American right believes that a smaller federal…

US STEM practices: How does America compare abroad? | IN 60 SECONDS

Few things are as important to American prosperity as how our schools fare when it comes to teaching science, technology, and math. Our scores on this count are middling at best. Meanwhile, a major international analysis recently reported on STEM practices across dozens of nations, including many of our leading competitors. How did the US…

Why These Moths Don’t Run Away from Bats

Thanks to Brilliant for supporting this episode of SciShow. Go to Brilliant.org/SciShow to learn more about gifting a Brilliant Premium subscription this month. [♪ INTRO ] Being attacked by a predator can be scary, but a new study in the journal Frontiers in Ecology and Evolution helps us understand how some animals can keep cool…