Apr 082014
Why Is Ketchup So Hard To Pour

Everyone loves ketchup, but there’s nothing more annoying than spending five minutes attempting to get the ketchup out of one of those classic glass bottles. It takes forever! By the time it comes out, your fries are cold.

Why is that? Why is ketchup so hard to pour?

George Zaidan of TED-Ed explains in this educational animation that ketchup is a non-Newtonian fluid and has a very complex viscosity. 


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Jan 142014
The mystery Of Motion Sickness Animation

Have you ever been reading a book while riding in a car and felt sick? Odds are, you felt motion sick. 

But why do we often feel sick while driving or flying? And is there a cure?

Rose Eveleth of TED-Ed explains that like the common cold, there really isn’t a cure. She delves deep into the subject of the mystery of motion sickness in this new trending animation


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Jan 032014
Should We Eat Bugs

Bugs and creepy crawlers ‘ick’ out most Westerners, but for many people around the world, bugs are a regular item on the menu. 

For centuries, we humans have been eating bugs of all sorts for their nutrition and protein. 

So, should we start eating bugs again now as the world struggles with food productivity? TED-Ed discusses the topic in this trending animation.


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