The Remarkable Science of Solar Eclipses

As you may know, a solar eclipse was visible from Earth today. For those who got to see it, It was an amazing phenomenon of nature that rarely happens, but what’s actually behind a solar eclipse? For the scientist in the room, the answer is the Sun. Ah, thank you. But for everyone else, Vox has put together a great video describing the science behind a solar eclipse.

Kurzgesagt: Infographics ‘in a Nutshell’

Munich based design studio, Kurzgesagt, designs some of my favorite infographic videos. German for “in a nutshell,” Kurzgesagt was founded in 2013 by¬†Philipp Dettmer & Stephan Rether. Through the combination of eye popping colors,¬† minimalist animation and a plethora of consumable facts, they create videos that are entertaining and informative.

“The History and Future of Everything”

“What is Life? Is Death Real”

Do yourself a favor and just visit their website or youtube page. It will be time well spent, even if its well over an hour.

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