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Videos / Biology & Medicine

The Development Of Words
MIT researcher Deb Roy wanted to understand how his infant son learned language - so he wired up videocameras to catch every moment of his home life, then parsed 90,000 hours of video to watch "gaaaa" slowly turn into "water."

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Optical Illusions & How We See
Beau Lotto's color games puzzle your vision, but they also spotlight what you can't normally see: how your brain works.

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Malaria Parasite Infection
The eerie video you're about to watch captures the moment when a malaria parasite invades a human red blood cell—this is the first time that such an event has been caught in moving pictures.

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Can Time Slow Down?
Michio Kaku investigates claims of time speeding up and slowing down under the influence of Adrenaline and other drugs via two very interesting experiments.

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X-Ray Of A Sword Swallower
An x-ray video of a sword swallower performing his extremely dangerous skill.

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How The Knee Works
Essential for sitting, walking, and running, the knee is a joint that allows for the motion of your leg. This clip shows how a healthy knee works.

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