Goofball Science Youtube Video Repository

Do you often find yourself asking, “Oh, shit, what was that element song called again?  The one with the guy with the accent, and the alliterations?”  Well, I do.  Often.  So, I thought a post might be an appropriate place to act as a repository for all such goofball science videos on youtube.

First, my favorite, Powers of Ten:


The Element Song

Protein synthesis: an epic on the cellular level (wait for it…it’s worth it)

Any other particularly fun/creative science songs?

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Dave Semeniuk spends hours locked up in his office, thinking about the role the oceans play in controlling global climate, and unique ways of studying it. He'd also like to shamelessly plug his art practice:

3 Responses to “Goofball Science Youtube Video Repository”

  1. Brad Peppinck

    Ah, Symphony of Science. I have wasted many, many, hours on those videos.

    As someone who often cringes at the mere thought of sitting through lectures of fluorine or fulcrums or force or frogs, I love how youtube offers a more accessible viewpoint of science.

    I think that we all have this desire to show our work in youtube videos, but moreover, we want to show just how exciting we find it. For example, my favourites as an art history student:

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