Agriculture May Have Changed How People Speak | SciShow News

Thank you to Brilliant for sponsoring this whole week of SciShow! [ ♪ Intro ] Humans have been talking to each other for hundreds of thousands of years. And for the most part, researchers have assumed we’ve all been making the same basic sounds, no matter what language we’re speaking. We’re all working with the […]

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Cutting-Edge Meat Alternatives for Carnivores Who Want to Save the World | The Daily Show

WOOD: We all know that Americans love their hamburger, especially this one. But now scientists are trying to cancel beef. TV REPORTER: Chilling warnings in a new report… TV REPORTER: Beef and dairy agriculture are a key cause of the greenhouse gases. WOOD: Michael Pollan, the Obi-Wan of food writers, says eating beef is as […]

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The Price of Plant Poaching | California Academy of Sciences

Like so many people, I was drawn to cycads because they’re really ancient. They lived alongside the dinosaurs. And we know that dinosaurs ate them, because we look at the guts of dinosaurs and we see cycad seeds in them. Cycads are the world’s most endangered group. They’re more endangered than corals and amphibians. One […]

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