“It’s Okay To Be Smart” by PBS put out a great video educating viewers on how to easily visualize how herd immunity works. To do so, they use 500 mousetraps and ping pong balls. More vaccine info here: https://www.cdc.gov/vaccines/vac-gen/default.htm Special thanks to @The Slow Mo Guys​ ! https://www.youtube.com/user/theslowmoguys ↓↓↓ More info and sources below ↓↓↓ Thanks to Gates Notes for Supporting PBS. Since the start of the coronavirus COVID-19 pandemic, the term “herd immunity” has been all over the news. But what does it really mean? One thing most people don’t realize about vaccines is that they aren’t just to protect [More]
With the nation in crisis, FRONTLINE investigates how President Donald Trump and former Vice President Joe Biden have responded to crises throughout their own lives. This journalism is made possible by viewers like you. Support your local PBS station here: http://www.pbs.org/donate​ In the midst of the historic coronavirus pandemic, economic hardship, and a reckoning over racism, this November Americans will decide who leads the nation for the next four years: President Donald Trump or former Vice President Joe Biden. Ahead of the 2020 election, FRONTLINE’s critically acclaimed series “The Choice” returns with interwoven investigative biographies of both men, focusing on [More]
Here we are, just a year after the first news of the coronavirus we now call SARS-CoV-2 and the global pandemic known as COVID-19… and scientists have already developed more than one safe & effective vaccine. How did they do that so quickly? I visited the lab whose work directly led to these first COVID vaccines, so you can learn how basic research connects to life-saving medicine. This is how to make a COVID-19 vaccine. Coronavirus animation courtesy of: Janet Iwasa, University of Utah, with funding from the NSF, the Coronavirus Structural Task Force and the German Federal Ministery of [More]
The Fabric of the Cosmos Quantum Leap NOVA   “The Fabric of the Cosmos,” a four-hour series based on the book by renowned physicist and author Brian Greene, takes us to the frontiers of physics to see how scientists are piecing together the most complete picture yet of space, time, and the universe. With each step, audiences will discover that just beneath the surface of our everyday experience lies a world we’d hardly recognize—a startling world far stranger and more wondrous than anyone expected. Brian Greene is going to let you in on a secret: We’ve all been deceived. Our [More]
Your Reality Create Your Thoughts by Dr. Wayne Dyer In this PBS special, Dr. Wayne Dyer discusses his interpretations of the Tao through shared stories and personal experiences. Many of these teachings come from the teachings of Lao Tzu and Confucius. Dr. Dyer talks of dying before you die, the importance of being flexible in body and mind, and the anchor of the universe which resides within us all. WAYNE W. DYER, PH.D., is an world renowned author and speaker in the field of self-development. He’s the author of over 30 books, has created many audio programs and videos, and has [More]