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Hank explores the science behind the topics of the day, including a look at the current "pandemic" of concussions in professional sports and new insights into what really caused the worst plagues in human history, and what it portends for the future. Relax, it's not all bad! Like SciShow? Want to help support us, and also get things to put on your walls, cover your torso and hold your liquids? Check out our awesome products over at DFTBA Records: http://dftba.com/artist/52/SciShow Or help support us by subscribing to our page on Subbable: https://subbable.com/scishow ---------- Looking for SciShow elsewhere on the internet? Facebook: http://www.facebook.com/scishow Twitter: http://www.twitter.com/scishow Tumblr: http://scishow.tumblr.com Thanks Tank Tumblr: http://thankstank.tumblr.com Sources: http://www.thelancet.com/journals/laninf/issue/current http://www.foxnews.com/health/2014/01/09/concussion-epidemic-should-helmets-be-banned-from-football/ http://www.ninesights.com/community/nfl-ge-grand-challenge http://www.ninds.nih.gov/ http://www.ninds.nih.gov/news_and_events/news_articles/pressrelease_nfl_tbi_12162013.htm
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The bubonic plague has been killing people for thousands of years. Should we be worried? Join Tara as she discusses a shocking new case of this rare disease. Follow DNews on Twitter: http://www.twitter.com/dnews Follow Tara on Twitter: http://www.twitter.com/taralongest Read More: It’s Not Time to Worry About China’s Plague Just Yet http://www.thedailybeast.com/articles/2014/07/23/it-s-not-time-to-worry-about-china-s-plague-just-yet.html “Yumen, a town of 30,000 in northwest China, has been ‘sealed off’ because a young man there died of the plague, an infectious disease caused by the bacteria Yersinia pestis. In addition, 151 people in Yumen have been placed under ‘quarantine,’ probably because they were directly exposed to the patient and so are at some risk for acquiring the plague.” Watch More: Do You Need An HIV Prevention Pill? https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Ahf_0ZFX-Kk TestTube Wild Card http://testtube.com/dnews/dnews-440-skipping-meals?utm_campaign=DNWC&utm_medium=DNews&utm_source=YT Pain or Boredom https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=gm8izYslTDo ____________________ DNews is dedicated to satisfying your curiosity and to bringing you mind-bending stories & perspectives you won't find anywhere else! New videos twice daily. Watch More DNews on TestTube http://testtube.com/dnews Subscribe now! http://www.youtube.com/subscription_center?add_user=dnewschannel DNews on Twitter http://twitter.com/dnews Trace Dominguez on Twitter https://twitter.com/tracedominguez Tara Long on Twitter https://twitter.com/TaraLongest Laci Green on Twitter http://twitter.com/gogreen18 DNews on Facebook https://facebook.com/DiscoveryNews DNews on Google+ http://gplus.to/dnews Discovery News http://discoverynews.com Download the TestTube App: http://testu.be/1ndmmMq
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In the early, dark days of the AIDS crisis, the government was little help to those suffering from the newly discovered disease. So two groups took it upon themselves to spur politicians into action. In this week's DNews Screening room, Laci Green reviews the Oscar nominated documentary 'How To Survive a Plague' which chronicles their harrowing work. Go to http://netflix.com/dnews for a month of free Netflix instant streaming, and let us know what documentaries you think we should be watching! Learn More: How To Survive A Plague: http://surviveaplague.com/ Treatment Action group: http://www.treatmentactiongroup.org/ ACT UP NYC: http://www.actupny.org/ For a month of free Netflix instant streaming, go to: http://netflix.com/dnews. Watch More: Bottled vs. Tapped: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=RdkIbVbo08U TestTube Wild Card: http://testtube.com/dnews/dnews-536-honey-is-magic?utm_source=YT&utm_medium=DNews&utm_campaign=DNWC A Look at Everyday Design: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Ia0QyAj3jZc ____________________ DNews is dedicated to satisfying your curiosity and to bringing you mind-bending stories & perspectives you won't find anywhere else! New videos twice daily. Watch More DNews on TestTube http://testtube.com/dnews Subscribe now! http://www.youtube.com/subscription_center?add_user=dnewschannel DNews on Twitter http://twitter.com/dnews Anthony Carboni on Twitter http://twitter.com/acarboni Laci Green on Twitter http://twitter.com/gogreen18 Trace Dominguez on Twitter http://twitter.com/trace501 DNews on Facebook http://facebook.com/dnews DNews on Google+ http://gplus.to/dnews Discovery News http://discoverynews.com
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Throughout history, there have always been outbreaks of diseases. Which ones were the worst? Join Laci as she breaks down the top 5 deadliest pandemic diseases. Follow DNews on Twitter: http://www.twitter.com/dnews Follow Laci on Twitter: http://www.twitter.com/gogreen18 Read More: A worried world watches as Ebola death toll rises; Liberia declares emergency http://www.cnn.com/2014/08/06/health/africa-ebola-outbreak/index.html “With the World Health Organization announcing Wednesday that 932 deaths had been reported or confirmed as a result of Ebola hemorrhagic fever, Saudi Arabia joined the list of countries with suspected cases.” Smallpox Disease Overview http://www.bt.cdc.gov/agent/smallpox/overview/disease-facts.asp “Smallpox is a serious, contagious, and sometimes fatal infectious disease. There is no specific treatment for smallpox disease, and the only prevention is vaccination.” World Health Organization declares smallpox eradicated http://www.pbs.org/wgbh/aso/databank/entries/dm79sp.html “One of the twentieth century's greatest victories in medicine began in 1796. That year Edward Jenner discovered vaccination. It was known that if a person had smallpox and survived, he or she would not get the disease again.” Watch More: Should We Worry About the Plague? https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=KTjF1CjTOi4 TestTube Wild Card http://testtube.com/dnews/dnews-173-how-music-affects-your-brain?utm_source=YT&utm_medium=DNews&utm_campaign=DNWC How We Eradicated Smallpox https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=zi5HIMgQCEA ____________________ DNews is dedicated to satisfying your curiosity and to bringing you mind-bending stories & perspectives you won't find anywhere else! New videos twice daily. Watch More DNews on TestTube http://testtube.com/dnews Subscribe now! http://www.youtube.com/subscription_center?add_user=dnewschannel DNews on Twitter http://twitter.com/dnews Trace Dominguez on Twitter https://twitter.com/tracedominguez Tara Long on Twitter https://twitter.com/TaraLongest Laci Green on Twitter http://twitter.com/gogreen18 DNews on Facebook https://facebook.com/DiscoveryNews DNews on Google+ http://gplus.to/dnews Discovery News http://discoverynews.com Download the TestTube App: http://testu.be/1ndmmMq
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Head Squeeze has teamed up with BBC Future to bring you Future Thinking - big ideas that may change the world. Is humanity prepared for a catastrophic disease or a man-made environmental crisis that could wipe out our species? Or are we incapable of taking threats seriously enough until it is too late? Pulitzer-Prize-winning author Laurie Garrett shares her fears that humanity is taking a lacklustre approach to facing up to the problems of the future. Click here to learn more: http://www.bbc.com/future/story/20140123-new-solutions-for-global-problems http://www.youtube.com/user/HeadsqueezeTV http://www.youtube.com/subscription_center?add_user=HeadsqueezeTV
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Subscribe to Animal Planet! | http://www.youtube.com/subscription_center?add_user=animalplanettv A happily married couple's trip to New York becomes a nightmare when they learn that they have been infected with the Bubonic Plague, not only putting their lives in danger but anyone who comes into contact with them. | For more Monsters Inside Me, visit http://animal.discovery.com/tv/monsters-inside-me/#mkcpgn=ytapl1
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SciShow News serves up the latest pictures from Comet 67-P, that media darling, and the discovery of what may be the oldest, rocky Earth-like worlds yet found. Hosted by: Caitlin Hofmeister ---------- Like SciShow? Want to help support us, and also get things to put on your walls, cover your torso and hold your liquids? Check out our awesome products over at DFTBA Records: http://dftba.com/artist/52/SciShow Or help support us by subscribing to our page on Subbable: https://subbable.com/scishow ---------- Looking for SciShow elsewhere on the internet? Facebook: http://www.facebook.com/scishow Twitter: http://www.twitter.com/scishow Tumblr: http://scishow.tumblr.com Thanks Tank Tumblr: http://thankstank.tumblr.com Sources: http://www.sciencemag.org/content/347/6220/aaa0571.full http://www.sciencedaily.com/releases/2015/01/150122141802.htm http://blogs.esa.int/rosetta/2015/01/22/watching-the-birth-of-a-comet-magnetosphere/ http://www.sciencemag.org/content/347/6220/387.full http://www.sciencemag.org/content/347/6220/aaa0276.full http://www.sciencemag.org/content/347/6220/aaa0709.full http://www.sciencemag.org/content/347/6220/aaa0440.full http://www.sciencemag.org/content/347/6220/aaa1044.full http://www.eurekalert.org/emb_releases/2015-01/uob-df012315.php http://www.forbes.com/sites/brucedorminey/2014/12/23/intelligent-life-in-milky-way-may-have-gotten-gigantic-head-start/