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Procrastinator’s Guide to the Solar Eclipse

I love to procrastinate. Actually, no. I hate it. But my brain is just SO good at getting me into that mode. So I totally understand if you are just …

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How Instagram Can Tell If You’re Depressed (Kind of)

Support more videos like this at patreon.com/rebecca! Transcript: A study has just been published in EPJ Data Science suggesting that doctors may be able to help diagnose depression in patients …

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Is the 2017 Solar Eclipse a Sign from God?

Support more videos like this at patreon.com/rebecca! Transcript: Holy crap you guys we’re only a few weeks away from a total solar eclipse that will be viewable across a relatively …

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The Brain Injuries the NFL Doesn’t Want You to Know About

Support more videos like this at patreon.com/rebecca! Transcript: Two years ago I reported on a study suggesting that football is too dangerous for kids, due to the number of concussions …

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How YOU Can Help Scientists Combat Global Warming

Support more videos like this at patreon.com/rebecca! Sorta transcript: This past weekend, the nice folks at the California Academy of Sciences invited me to join their “Snapshot Cal Coast” initiative, …

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What the Media Gets Wrong About Children Dying of Gunshots

Support more videos like this at patreon.com/rebecca! Sorta transcript: A truly heartbreaking study has just been published in the journal “Pediatrics” showing that the third leading cause of death for …

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Happy Anniversary to the First Woman in Space!

Support more videos like this at patreon.com/rebecca! Sorta transcript: Today is the 54th anniversary of the first woman in space, Valentina Tereshkova, known as “Valya” to her friends. She went …

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How Virtual Reality Can Give You an Out of Body Experience!

Support more videos like this at patreon.com/rebecca! Sorta transcript: Those of you who are my patrons may know how I feel about VR — that it’s cool, but ultimately destined …

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