1 year old puppy = 30 year old human #shorts

A new study finds that dog years don’t work like we thought they did. #shortsSUPPORT MINUTEEARTH**************************If you like what we do, you can help us!:- Become our patron: https://patreon.com/MinuteEarth – Share this video with your friends and family- Leave us a comment (we read them!)CREDITS*********David Goldenberg | Script Writer, Narrator and DirectorEver Salazar | Illustration, Video Editing and Animation Nathaniel Schroeder | MusicMinuteEarth is produced by Neptune Studios LLC https://neptunestudios.info OUR STAFF************Sarah Berman • Arcadi Garcia i RiusDavid Goldenberg • Julián Gustavo GómezMelissa Hayes • Alex Reich • Henry Reich • Peter ReichEver Salazar • Leonardo Souza • Kate YoshidaOUR LINKS************Youtube | https://youtube.com/MinuteEarthTikTok | https://tiktok.com/@minuteearth Twitter | https://twitter.com/MinuteEarth Instagram | https://instagram.com/minute_earth Facebook | https://facebook.com/Minuteearth Website | https://minuteearth.com Apple Podcasts| https://podcasts.apple.com/us/podcast/minuteearth/id649211176REFERENCES**************Wang…

We don’t know what a tree is (and this video won’t tell you)

Offset your carbon footprint with Wren! They’ll protect 5 extra acres of rainforest for each of the first 100 people who sign up at https://www.wren.co/join/minuteearth.It turns out that defining what is and isn’t a “tree” is way harder than it seems.LEARN MORE**************To learn more about this topic, start your googling with these keywords: Wood: A bunch of cellulose fibers intertwined with lignin usually found in the trunk of a tree.Trunk: A wooden stem that thickens over time.Bonsai: An ornamental tree or shrub that is artificially prevented from reaching its normal size.Shrub: A woody plant that is smaller than a tree.Gymnosperm: A group of plants, including conifers, that have naked seeds.Angiosperm: A group of plants, including lots of other “trees” that…

Why It’s Good To Have A Weak Hand

Watch the new season of MinuteBody – and get access to both CuriosityStream and Nebula – at https://curiositystream.com/minuteearth.We might have a strong hand because having a weak hand is actually useful.LEARN MORE**************To learn more about this topic, start your googling with these keywords: Handedness: the tendency to use one hand more than the other for specific tasksSUPPORT MINUTEEARTH**************************If you like what we do, you can help us!:- Become our patron: https://patreon.com/MinuteEarth – Share this video with your friends and family- Leave us a comment (we read them!)CREDITS*********Peter Reich | Script WriterKate Yoshida | Narrator and DirectorSarah Berman | Illustration, Video Editing and Animation Nathaniel Schroeder | MusicMinuteEarth is produced by Neptune Studios LLC https://neptunestudios.info OUR STAFF************Sarah Berman • Arcadi Garcia…

An Unexpected Consequence of COVID

Learn more about Lydall’s mission to create a cleaner, quieter and safer world at https://www.lydall.com. The global pandemic led to a drop in outdoor air pollution, but it also led to an increase in indoor air pollution – and our exposure to it.LEARN MORE**************To learn more about this topic, start your googling with these keywords: Particulate matter: often abbreviated PM, it is the sum of all the tiny particles and drops of liquid suspended in the air including soil, soot, dust, metals, and acids like nitrates.Air quality: a measurement of how polluted the air is, judged by the level of known pollutants in the air like NO2 and particulate matter like soot.Ozonolysis: an organic chemical reaction wherein ozone cleaves a…

The Mystery Of The Missing Penis

Become smarter in 5 minutes by signing up for free today: http://cen.yt/mbminuteearth – Thanks to Morning Brew for sponsoring today’s video.Because there are so many different types of penises among our evolutionary relatives, we didn’t know until a recent discovery whether they all had the same origin.LEARN MORE**************To learn more about this topic, start your googling with these keywords:- Amniote: Vertebrates whose embryos are enclosed in a thin sac.- Cloaca: A posterior orifice used for excretion and reproduction.- Cloacal Kiss: A method that penisless amniotes use to mate, which involves males and females momentarily pressing their cloacae together.- Tuatara: Reptiles endemic to New Zealand that are the only surviving members of their ancient amniote group.- Hemipenis: One of the paired…

Why We Faint (When Other Animals Don’t)

Get a limited edition MinuteEarth YETI tumbler when you become a new patron at the $6 or above tiers or upgrade an existing pledge: https://patreon.com/minuteearthHumans are the only animals known to faint due to triggers like shock, fear, or pain; this is due to a combination of our massive brains and upright stance. LEARN MORE**************To learn more about this topic, start your googling with these keywords: “Fight or flight”: an instinctive physiological response to a threatening situation that readies animals (including humans) to either resist forcibly or escapeFainting: loss of consciousness caused by a temporary lack of oxygen to the brain, also known as “syncope.”Vasovagal syncope: a type of fainting that happens when your body overreacts to an emotional trigger…

How Do Some Waves Get SO Big?

Get 10% off all orders with code MINUTEEARTH now through May 31. After that, code is valid on 6″ and 8.5″ only. Shop now on https://bit.ly/MinuteEarthGlobes.All over the world, giant wave breaks appear because of underwater geology that supercharges their wave energy. LEARN MORE**************To learn more about this topic, start your googling with these keywords: Amplitude – The distance between the crest and trough of a wave.Bathymetry – The measurement of depth of water in oceans, seas, or lakes.Nazaré Canyon – An undersea canyon just off the coast of Nazaré, Portugal, in the eastern North Atlantic Ocean. It is the largest submarine canyon in Europe, reaching depths of about 5,000 meters (16,000 ft) deep and a length of about 230…

The Ecology of Superheroes

To learn more about restoration action – and get involved – visit RESTOR from the Crowther Lab at https://restor.eco.Superheroes – imaginary and real – aren’t all that super on their own…here’s why.LEARN MORE**************To learn more about this topic, start your googling with these keywords: carbon sequestration: the process of capturing and storing atmospheric carbon dioxideproductivity: the rate of generation of biomass (and therefore carbon storage) in an ecosystemSUPPORT MINUTEEARTH**************************If you like what we do, you can help us!:- Become our patron: https://patreon.com/MinuteEarth – Share this video with your friends and family- Leave us a comment (we read them!)CREDITS*********Kate Yoshida | Script Writer and NarratorDavid Goldenberg | DirectorArcadi Garcia i Rius | Illustration, Video Editing and Animation Nathaniel Schroeder | MusicMinuteEarth…

Proteins: Explained

To start using Tab for a Cause, go to: http://tabforacause.org/minuteearth2You might already know that proteins are a fundamental part of your diet, but they’re much more than that.LEARN MORE**************To learn more about this topic, start your googling with these keywords:- Amino acids: are organic compounds that contain amino (–NH2) and carboxyl (–COOH) functional groups, along with a side chain specific to each amino acid.- Proteins: are macromolecules composed of one or more long chains of amino acid residues. Most proteins fold into unique 3D structures. The shape into which a protein naturally folds is known as its native conformation.- Alpha helix (α-helix): is a common motif in the secondary structure of proteins and is a right hand-helix conformation in which…

Which Will Kill You First?

Get Surfshark VPN at https://surfshark.deals/minuteearth and enter code MINUTEEARTH for 83% off and 3 extra months free! The body can get a whole lot colder – but not a whole lot hotter – before we die. Why is that?LEARN MORE**************To learn more about this topic, start your googling with these keywords: Hyperthermia: a medical condition where an individual’s body temperature is elevated beyond normalHypothermia: a medical doncition that occurs when an individual’s body loses heat faster than it can produce heat, causing a dangerously low body temperatureThermoregulation is the ability of an organism to keep its body temperature within certain boundaries, even when the surrounding temperature is very differentDenaturation: the alteration of a protein shape through some form of external…