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This is what happens in your brain when you’re writing
Friday, 11 July 2014
A team of neuroscientists has scanned the brains of professional and novice writers when creating a work of fiction to get a glimpse of their creative process.
WATCH: The science of BBQ
Friday, 11 July 2014
In this episode of It’s Okay to Be Smart, Joe Hanson explains what happens when you grill meat.
WATCH: Incredible footage of a heart transplant procedure
Tuesday, 08 July 2014
Ever wondered what heart transplant surgery really looks like? Watch this. But be warned, this is graphic content and not for the... faint of heart. 
WATCH: Seven Myths About The Brain You Thought Were True
Tuesday, 08 July 2014
You only use 10 percent of your brain, right? And are you a right-brained or left-brained thinker? Think again! 
WATCH: The psychology of personal space
Tuesday, 08 July 2014
When someone gets too close, do you feel cornered? If that’s the case, you may need a bit more personal space. Vanessa Hill tells you why in the new BrainCraft episode.
The hidden beauty of vitamin C revealed
Sunday, 06 July 2014
Photomicrographers Spike Walker and David Maitland showcase the hidden beauty of vitamin C in these incredible images.
Video: How much digital space would it take to store all the genetic information in your body?
Sunday, 06 July 2014
In the latest episode of Veritasium, Derek explores how much information it takes to make you, you. The maths is mind-blowing.
Behind the science of Robert J. Lang’s origami
Sunday, 06 July 2014
When origami meets science, complex engineering problems get solved and amazing artwork ends up in modern art museums.
WATCH: Lead iodide forms 'golden snow'
Saturday, 05 July 2014
Lead iodide turns into lovely golden glitter in this chemistry experiment known as the 'Golden Reaction'.
An infographic to show how big the Earth really is
Friday, 04 July 2014
Ever wondered how big parts of the Earth are relative to nearby objects in our Solar System? This cartoon has got you covered.

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