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09:16

Best and worst things to feed pets

Best and worst things to feed pets

When you may think of dog food, most likely you’re thinking of dried kibble from bags. And although that is a very popular type of dog food, it isn’t the only one. Not only that, but it isn’t the healthiest thing you could be feeding your dog either. Here’s one veterinarian's opinion on the best and worst things to feed your pets. Watch the video to see how well your dog food does!

 

00:59

You won’t want to eat these popsicles

You won’t want to eat these popsicles

Although most popsicles may be a sweet delicious treat, you shouldn’t eat these that students in Taiwan have made. As an art exhibit to showcase the reality of pollution, they took water samples from 100 places in Taiwan, and turned them into sewage popsicles. They aren’t edible, but they do make an important point in the environment and water supply.

 

01:28

Aladdin reboot trailer from Disney

Aladdin reboot trailer from Disney

Are you ready for another live-action Disney remake? Well, not to worry, because "Aladdin" is coming to the big screen again! Reminisce in all the songs and characters you know and love, but with a whole new world! Want to see a sneak peek of the new Disney film releasing next year? Watch the video, and all your wishes will be granted.

 

06:21

You won’t believe what this artist’s canvas is

You won’t believe what this artist’s canvas is

Toilet art has been popular ever since Marcel Duchamp’s “Fountain” in 1917. Since then, artists have been taking the most private aspects of life to the next level, and this artist in Texas is no different. His chosen medium is toilet seats, and you won’t believe the kind of art this man has produced over the years. Check out the video and prepare to be amazed!

 

02:03

What I streamed and really liked: “A Wrinkle in Time”

What I streamed and really liked: “A Wrinkle

Andrew's streaming pick for this weekend is Disney's adaptation "A Wrinkle in Time." Meg Murry and her little brother, Charles Wallace, have been without their scientist father, Mr. Murry, for five years, ever since he discovered a new planet and used the concept known as a tesseract to travel there. Joined by Meg's classmate Calvin O'Keefe and guided by the three mysterious astral travelers known as Mrs. Whatsit, Mrs. Who and Mrs. Which, the children brave a dangerous journey to a planet that possesses all of the evil in the universe.

 

07:10

People who ignore science lead the Flat Earth movement

People who ignore science lead the Flat Earth move

The Flat Earth movement is comprised of people who believe that the Earth is shaped like a frisbee, humans have never been to the moon, and all footage from space is faked. Why do some people subscribe to this belief, and why is it ignoring science?

 

00:30

This robot can jump over stuff

This robot can jump over stuff

Want to watch a video of a robot jumping over things? The Boston Dynamics robot is jumping over and climbing things, and while it may not seem that impressive, this robot is the future of dynamic robots. Why? Well, if you look closely, you can see that it is able to shift its weight to appropriately overcome obstacles. The robot uses computer vision to locate itself with respect to visual markers and hit the terrain accurately. It’s come a long way from not being able to walk in a straight line.

 

03:17

This museum of illusions is freaky

This museum of illusions is freaky

If you find yourself in New York City, definitely make a visit to the Museum of Illusions. It’s filled with interactive exhibits, and nothing is as it seems. Prepare to get amazed and have your eyes tricked in this fun experience for all ages.

 

04:21

Do Dogs Really Miss Us?

Do Dogs Really Miss Us?

We would like to think that, when we leave for work, our dogs miss us. Yes, they get really excited when we return, but are they happy to see us or is it just excitement for the sake of being happy? Are they looking forward to that meal you’re going to give them, or maybe the belly rubs they have been waiting for all day. But in reality, if someone else was to walk through that door at the end of the day, could you say that your dog wouldn’t act the same?

 

09:51

My Love Story by Tina Turner

My Love Story by Tina Turner

In this interview with CBS News' Gayle King, legendary singer Tina Turner discusses, "My Love Story"; about her life with Ike Turner; her husband, Erwin Bach; and the pain of her son, Craig's, suicide earlier this year.

 

05:48

What happened to Hong Kong’s iconic neon glow?

What happened to Hong Kong’s iconic neon glow?

When night falls on Hong Kong, there is still light. In fact, there are traditionally millions of neon signs that turn on, flashing light everywhere and luring potential customers to their doors. Walking down the streets of Hong Kong was a magical experience, with beautifully light signs everywhere, and neon flooding the otherwise dark streets. But recently, the number of neon signs has declined, and one tourist is searching the city to find out why.

 

09:50

How is cheese really made?

How is cheese really made?

You might be surprised. In fact, that topping you love so much that goes on pizza doesn’t just grow from the ground. No, there is no cheese tree that produces the pungent fruit of the toppings. Instead different cheeses have some pretty different ways to get made, and processes that give them that iconic texture and taste you love so much.

 

05:41

How did the Beatles logo come to be?

How did the Beatles logo come to be?

The Beatles logo is iconic. You might think that it was just obvious, how it was created. It’s the name of the band in fairly simple text. But the process was much deeper than that. And the reasoning behind it may surprise you.

 

06:13

What is the best chocolate chip cookie recipe?

What is the best chocolate chip cookie recipe?

If you’ve ever eaten a cookie, chances are you’ve eaten a chocolate chip cookie. And while you can’t really go wrong with chocolate chip cookies, there are ways to go really right with some cool recipes.

 

01:23

A starving polar bear’s story

A starving polar bear’s story

As humans continue to dominate the earth, it becomes even more important to take care of this green planet’s other residents. With global warming and pollution encroaching on the health and safety of many animals, one of the species most visibly hit are polar bears. Without the long ice to hunt their prey, these carnivores are forced to search farther for food, often going without.

 

03:20

The microscopic world around us

The microscopic world around us

Not everything that exists can be seen. Definitely not by the naked human eye. Explore all the different magical creatures you would never see with just your own two eyes!

 

02:13

What is mirror-touch synesthesia?

What is mirror-touch synesthesia?

Have you ever seen something sharp, and just by looking at it, feel the pain it could cause you? Maybe you saw someone else in pain, and physically felt the same sensation yourself? If not, you probably don’t have mirror-touch synesthesia, but it does exist. But this condition isn’t all bad.

 

05:24

Dogs reconnect with owners after tornadoes

Dogs reconnect with owners after tornadoes

It can be a heartbreaking decision to leave your furry family member behind in a natural disaster, but many families and owners are left with no choice, and can only hope that pets survive. Luckily for these owners, they are able to reunite with their lost dogs once again.

 

10:34

Stone-skipping robot

Stone-skipping robot

Skipping stones is hard. Maybe your older brother or parent could always do it really well, getting maybe 4 or 5 skips in, but your measly stones plunked straight into the water. Now you can impress them with your skills, at buying a robot that skips stones for you!

 

00:26

Shoe-tying robot

Shoe-tying robot

What’s one of the most trivial things you need to do daily that can entirely mess up your morning if you slack on it? One of them is definitely tying your shoes. If you don’t have the energy to bend down and put those shoelaces to work, then luckily there’s a robot that’s been programmed to. Maybe it even sings that little song about the bunny and the tree!

 

01:21

Robot serenader

Robot serenader

Have you ever wished to be one of those people in the movies where the love of their life approached them and began to sing their heart out? Well if that hasn’t happened to you yet, don’t worry! There’s a robot that can serenade you to your heart’s content. Just don’t expect it to do much else.

 

01:17

Robot powered by popcorn

Robot powered by popcorn

What’s the best way to power a robot? Gas? Oil? Neither! It’s popcorn, of course. But how can a robot survive on salty buttery goodness?

 

01:12

This robot can give you a hug

This robot can give you a hug

Have you ever needed a hug but there wasn’t someone around who could give it to you? Well now there’s a robot for that! Programmed specifically to give you all the hugs you need, and more!

 

01:40

Leopards attacking India’s sugarcane

Leopards attacking India’s sugarcane

When you have a sugarcane field, one of the concerns you probably wouldn’t expect would be having to defend it from leopards. This may seem unusual, and that’s because it is. Many leopards have been driven from their natural homes due to deforestation. Looking for food, they encroach on the nearby residents, and it has resulted in conflict between humans and the leopards.

 

01:11

Why ultrapure water is dangerous to you

Why ultrapure water is dangerous to you

You may be thinking - how could pure water be harmful to my body? Well, in reality, even the bottled water you drink has lots of extra minerals and electrolytes that help your body function healthily.  But ultrapure water can actually strip your body of these essential minerals. So what is ultrapure water used for?

 

02:21

Saturn’s creepy sounds

Saturn’s creepy sounds

Space is huge, but the vast proportion of it is empty. Well “empty” as in the space between objects in space. But while you might not be able to hear in a vacuum, it doesn’t stop those objects from making weird noises. The Cassini spacecraft has been detecting intense radio emissions from the planet Saturn. If you shift these signals into the realm of human hearing, they can be quite eerie. Watch the video to hear them!

 

17:29

Downhill Mountain Bike POV Speed Runs

Downhill Mountain Bike POV Speed Runs

This is downhill biking at its finest, and probably most terrifying. Luckily, you won’t have to do the real thing, but in this video you can be in awe at the people who are able to bike down the side of a mountain. Check out this video and enjoy!

 

01:17

Sunscreen isn’t what you think

Sunscreen isn’t what you think

What’s the real difference between 30 SPF and 50 SPF? Will one really protect you better from the sun? Or are the sunscreen companies just trying to get you to pay more money for the same protection? Watch the video to find out the truth about sunscreen!

 

23:01

What drives China’s innovation

What drives China’s innovation

China is quickly emerging as a technological and economic powerhouse in the global market. Every day Chinese scientists are creating new and different technologies, and pushing science farther than it’s traveled before. How did this happen to China in such a short time?

 

02:25

A dangerous chemical — or is it?

A dangerous chemical — or is it?

It’s a chemical compound that is responsible for the death of thousands of people per year. What’s even worse? It’s closer to you than you think. Dihydrogen monoxide is not something to be treated lightly, and making sure you’re aware of all of the possible side effects of overdoses are key to staying alive.

 

05:39

Do you really need to drink 8 glasses of water a day?

Do you really need to drink 8 glasses of water a d

You’ve probably heard this saying before: don’t forget to hydrate! It’s the slogan of energy drinks or vitamin enriched water products, but what does it really mean? All across America, companies are pushing you to drink more water, hydrate yourself, stay hydrated, for what benefit? Are they just trying to get you to buy their product, or are there real benefits to drinking so much water?

 

04:46

New PaintCopter makes spray painting super easy!

New PaintCopter makes spray painting super easy!

Check out this drone that makes spray painting so much easier! It can even do 3D surfaces. Now you can paint your house -- or maybe some of those crazy DIY projects you’ve been wanting to do -- without a clunky ladder or the risk of falling and hurting yourself.

 

01:12

China is making it rain, literally

China is making it rain, literally

Humans being able to purposefully control the weather has long been in the realm of science fiction, but in China, it is a historical reality. From 2006 to 2016, China spent 168 million dollars to increase precipitation in certain regions. Could this be a landmark technology for the rest of the world?

 

06:41

How to make a more sophisticated cinnamon bun

How to make a more sophisticated cinnamon bun

With this recipe, you’ll never want to go back to store-bought cinnamon buns again. From extra spices to a few interesting ingredients, this gourmet cinnamon bun recipe is sure to give your tastebuds a good time, and it’s pretty simple to make.

 

01:09

India’s blue dogs

India’s blue dogs

It may sound cool to have a dog that is colored bright blue like a smurf, but these blue dogs popping up in India aren’t colored for fun.  They are found near an industrial site in Mumbai, and apparently their color comes from industrial waste dumped in the river nearby.

 

01:22

The loudest purring cat

The loudest purring cat

Have you ever wondered what cat could purr the loudest? If you’ve ever read the Guinness Book of World Records, you would know that it’s Merlin, the rescue cat in the UK. He has been recorded purring at over sixty decibels.

 

13:34

Food in a vacuum chamber

Food in a vacuum chamber

Will food stay fresh in a vacuum chamber? It’s such a hassle when trying to keep food products fresh. Whether you freeze it or just leave it out, food goes bad so quickly. But does vacuum sealing change that at all? What if you could keep all your food fresh in vacuum-sealed containers? Would it really stay fresh?

 

00:58

Insanely beautiful hairstyles

Insanely beautiful hairstyles

You won’t believe that these hairstyles are made from just hair.  From beautifully perfect curls, to headband accessories, all of these are 100% hair and 100% talent.  If you need a look for your wedding day, or want to show off to all your friends, check out these amazing hairstyles that will make you the envy of the masses.

 

01:00

Dr. Seuss

Dr. Seuss

You’ve probably read at least one of his books, or maybe he is a favorite of your children. But Dr. Seuss isn’t even the famous author’s real name. What else about him could you not know!

 

01:00

Elizabeth Schuyler Hamilton

Elizabeth Schuyler Hamilton

Have you ever heard of Elizabeth Hamilton? No? She was born on Aug. 9, 1757, to a wealthy Dutch family. Growing up as a tomboy, she later met her future husband Alexander Hamilton. You may remember him from the early years in US history, but not many will know what his wife accomplished.

 

01:00

Abraham Lincoln

Abraham Lincoln

We all know about Honest Abe, and the events toward the end of Abraham Lincoln’s life, but not much else finds its way into history books. If you want to learn more about the man under the hat, then watch this video!

 

01:00

The history of history

The history of history

We all know about history, maybe. But what about the history of history? When did people start recording themselves doing things? When were the first documents about history, and how do we know?

 

01:00

Louisiana Purchase

Louisiana Purchase

If you remember from your history class, this was one of the biggest early land purchases in the United States. And while it’s called the Louisiana Purchase, the land that was bought is actually comprised of a few more states. Need a short refresher on the story behind the Louisiana Purchase?

 

02:05

Ballerina on a bicycle takes to the streets

Ballerina on a bicycle takes to the streets

Can you do a wheelie on your bicycle? How about stand on it without touching the pedals? Maybe you’re a ballerina and wanted to take your performance to the next level. Well one ballerina is doing that, and the result is pure poetry. Watch as she completely reinvents how you can use a bike, and effortlessly controls the object.

 

01:01

Sixty years of NASA in 60 seconds

Sixty years of NASA in 60 seconds

In 1958, NASA opened its doors for the first time. Space exploration had previously been science-fiction, only existing in movies. The National Aeronautics and Space Administration changed that for the whole world. With sixty years of experience under its belt, NASA history is continuing to be made.

 

01:00

Salvador Dali

Salvador Dali

You may remember Salvador Dali from some of his famous paintings, but what else do you know about the eccentric man? In this one-minute video you’ll go deeper into his life and see the other cool things he did!

 

08:59

Your new iPhone has a serious problem

Your new iPhone has a serious problem

It’s such a great feeling to unbox the latest smartphone and get to experience all the new features on a sleek device. But with the growing price of flagship smartphones, small problems can become really serious when they aren’t addressed. For the latest iPhone XS, many users have been reporting problems with charging their phones. But it seems that Apple hasn’t released an official response, and replacing the phones isn’t working. Are you experiencing this problem?