Health & Medicine: Crash Course Sociology #42
27
December

Health & Medicine: Crash Course Sociology #42

By Paul Henry / in , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , /

As we launch into our final segment of Crash Course Sociology, I’m sure one of the things that you’ve learned by now is that sociology touches on everything. It helps us understand every aspect of society – even those that we think are strictly personal, like religion, sex, and gender. And the same is true […]


Health & Medicine: Crash Course Sociology #42

By Paul Henry / in , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , /

As we launch into our final segment of Crash Course Sociology, I’m sure one of the things that you’ve learned by now is that sociology touches on everything. It helps us understand every aspect of society – even those that we think are strictly personal, like religion, sex, and gender. And the same is true […]


Health & Medicine: Crash Course Sociology #42

By Paul Henry / in , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , /

As we launch into our final segment of Crash Course Sociology, I’m sure one of the things that you’ve learned by now is that sociology touches on everything. It helps us understand every aspect of society – even those that we think are strictly personal, like religion, sex, and gender. And the same is true […]


Health & Medicine: Crash Course Sociology #42

By Paul Henry / in , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , /

As we launch into our final segment of Crash Course Sociology, I’m sure one of the things that you’ve learned by now is that sociology touches on everything. It helps us understand every aspect of society – even those that we think are strictly personal, like religion, sex, and gender. And the same is true […]


How Engineers Move Medicine Around the World
16
September

How Engineers Move Medicine Around the World

By Paul Henry / in , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , /

Thanks to Emerson for supporting this episode of SciShow. To learn more, visit Emerson.com/WeLoveSTEM. [♪ INTRO] Thanks to modern medicines and vaccines, some of the worst diseases in history have become preventable. Like, smallpox is totally eradicated. And we’re within jabbing distance of eliminating polio, too. Getting here hasn’t been easy, though. These accomplishments are […]


Euglenoids: Single-Celled Shapeshifters
10
September

Euglenoids: Single-Celled Shapeshifters

By Paul Henry / in , , , , , , , , , , , , /

This is Euglena ehrenbergii, and as you can see, it is a bit of a shapeshifter. It’s not just changing its shape though…it’s moving. Across the surface of this unicellular eukaryote, a series of strips made out of protein run the length of the cell, working with a system of molecular tubes to drive this […]


How to Choose a Doctor (in the U.S.)
09
September

How to Choose a Doctor (in the U.S.)

By Paul Henry / in , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , /

[♪♩DRAMATIC MUSIC] Nurse. Scalpel. My God! It’s a request for a primary care physician! We’ll have to operate right away! [♪♩INTRO] A primary care physician is a doctor who you see routinely for basic checkups, non-emergency illnesses and references to other specialists in case of complications. There are a lot of reasons to choose a […]


Peeing, Pooping, Prescription Drugs, and Ramen Noodle Fires
02
September

Peeing, Pooping, Prescription Drugs, and Ramen Noodle Fires

By Paul Henry / in , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , /

Good morning John! It occurs to me that there are a lot of things that I haven’t haven’t told you about in my life. So, I want to make a video in which we catch up. Thing number 1 You may remember a while back that Katherine and I were fostering a greyhound in the […]


The 1200% Increase in my Prescription Drug Costs
01
September

The 1200% Increase in my Prescription Drug Costs

By Paul Henry / in , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , /

Good morning, John. I’m a little bit pissed off right now. Ok, I’m very pissed off and one of the only things that makes me feel better when I’m very pissed off is to reorganize my bookshelf, so I’m gonna do that right now while I hopefully as calmly as possible explain to you why […]