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♪ Turn up the heat, turn up the heat ♪ ♪ Solids melt into liquids When you turn up the heat ♪ ♪ If you drop your ice cream On the street ♪ ♪ It’s gonna melt from the sun’s heat ♪ ♪ ‘Cause everything has a melting point ♪ ♪ At different degrees ♪

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What do you do at your computer usually? Facebook? Twitter? Surfing the Net ? Or playing games? Hey guys, my name’s James and I’m gonna show you how to do meaningful things to the world in your very own computer, that is, volunteer computing. First, you need to download BOINC. It’s a medium software for

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[♪♩INTRO] One of our Patreon patrons, Captain Nick, recently wanted to know what the world sounds like through cochlear implants, which turned out to be a pretty popular — and interesting — question. Because if you don’t have the implants yourself, you … can’t really know. Cochlear implants are one way for someone who’s deaf

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Life has been evolving on earth for about 3.7 billion years. And in spite of its diversity, all living things have one thing in common – DNA, a fundamental code containing just four chemical letters; adenine, thymine, guanine, and cytosine. A fifth base–uracil–replaces thymine under certain conditions, but the core genetic alphabet of every organism

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Quantum computers are on the horizon, and they’ve been stuck there for quite some time. All the theoretical advantages they promise over classical computers, like speeding up drug development, helping to manufacture room temperature superconductors, and cracking encryption remain just that: theoretical. However, a leaked paper from Google claims that for the first time a

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( coin rattling ) ( game sound effects ) Alex: I’ve been playing video games for about 25 years. One of my first memories was begging my parents for a quarter at the arcade just so I could get a little bit further at “Galaga.” Games used to be simple. You pay for the game,

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( music playing )Joss:David, can you just tell us your name so we have that in?David: David Phillips.And, David, how often do you cry? – Um… – It depends on the week. Um, actually, on my way here I cried. Sometimes when you’re in your most vulnerable situations and Adele hits, she really hits. So

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This is a certificate from the Guinness World Records. It’s for the largest functional microprocessor model which has 42,370 transistors and built by James Newman in the UK in Cambridge. And this is the mega processor. It’s basically a micro processor made purely from transistors. And we’re talking discrete transistors, the ones the ones that

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Translator: Morton Bast Reviewer: Thu-Huong Ha I’m a gamer, so I like to have goals. I like special missions and secret objectives. So here’s my special mission for this talk: I’m going to try to increase the life span of every single person in this room by seven and a half minutes. Literally, you will

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Dang it. If you played old-school Nintendo, then this has happened to you. Your game went all crazy, so you blew on the cartridge, and bingo. Beating a game like Mario Bros. is all about knowing the patterns. Luckily we’re good at that Our brains are nature’s most powerful pattern-recognition devices. They let us pick

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