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The Periodic Table Song (2018 UPDATE!)
 
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The COMPLETE Periodic Table! Check out http://asapscience.com for more iTunes http://bit.ly/asaptable Bandcamp: https://asapscience.bandcamp.com/track/the-updated-periodic-table-song-2018 In celebration of National Periodic Table Day, here is our song updated with the 4 newly named elements! https://www.asapscience.com/ FOLLOW US! Instagram and Twitter: @whalewatchmeplz and @mitchellmoffit Clickable: http://bit.ly/16F1jeC and http://bit.ly/15J7ube AsapINSTAGRAM: https://instagram.com/asapscience/ Facebook: http://facebook.com/AsapSCIENCE Twitter: http://twitter.com/AsapSCIENCE Tumblr: http://asapscience.tumblr.com Vine: Search "AsapSCIENCE" on vine! SNAPCHAT 'whalewatchmeplz' and 'pixelmitch' Send us stuff! ASAPSCIENCE INC. P.O. Box 93, Toronto P Toronto, ON, M5S2S6 ------------------------------------------ Written, Directed, Produced, Edited and Sung by Mitchell Moffit. Based on the "Can-Can" music, by Offenbach. LYRICS: There's Hydrogen and Helium Then Lithium, Beryllium Boron, Carbon everywhere Nitrogen all through the air With Oxygen so you can breathe And Fluorine for your pretty teeth Neon to light up the signs Sodium for salty times Magnesium, Aluminium, Silicon Phosphorus, then Sulfur, Chlorine and Argon Potassium, and Calcium so you'll grow strong Scandium, Titanium, Vanadium and Chromium and Manganese CHORUS This is the Periodic Table Noble gas is stable Halogens and Alkali react agressively Each period will see new outer shells While electrons are added moving to the right Iron is the 26th Then Cobalt, Nickel coins you get Copper, Zinc and Gallium Germanium and Arsenic Selenium and Bromine film While Krypton helps light up your room Rubidium and Strontium then Yttrium, Zirconium Niobium, Molybdenum, Technetium Ruthenium, Rhodium, Palladium Silver-ware then Cadmium and Indium Tin-cans, Antimony then Tellurium and Iodine and Xenon and then Caesium and... Barium is 56 and this is where the table splits Where Lanthanides have just begun Lanthanum, Cerium and Praseodymium Neodymium's next too Promethium, then 62's Samarium, Europium, Gadolinium and Terbium Dysprosium, Holmium, Erbium, Thulium Ytterbium, Lutetium Hafnium, Tantalum, Tungsten then we're on to Rhenium, Osmium and Iridium Platinum, Gold to make you rich till you grow old Mercury to tell you when it's really cold Thallium and Lead then Bismuth for your tummy Polonium, Astatine would not be yummy Radon, Francium will last a little time Radium then Actinides at 89 REPEAT CHORUS Actinium, Thorium, Protactinium Uranium, Neptunium, Plutonium Americium, Curium, Berkelium Californium, Einsteinium, Fermium Mendelevium, Nobelium, Lawrencium Rutherfordium, Dubnium, Seaborgium Bohrium, Hassium then Meitnerium Darmstadtium, Roentgenium, Copernicium Nihonium, Flerovium Moscovium, Livermorium Tennessine and Oganesson And then we're done!!
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The Science of Lucid Dreaming
 
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TWEET IT - http://clicktotweet.com/8kcnO Have you ever wanted to take control of your dreams? Now you can, with the science of how to lucid dream! With these simple steps, and a little practice, you'll soon experience sleep like never before. Written and created by Mitchell Moffit (twitter @mitchellmoffit) and Gregory Brown (twitter @whalewatchmeplz). TWITTER: http://www.twitter.com/AsapSCIENCE FACEBOOK: http://www.facebook.com/AsapSCIENCE Music by Mitchell Moffit http://www.mitchellmoffit.com http://www.twitter.com/mitchellmoffit http://www.facebook.com/mitchellmoffit Art by Gregory and Mitchell http://www.gregorybrownart.tumblr.com http://www.twitter.com/whalewatchmeplz Some Sources--- 1) http://www.lucidity.com/SleepAndCognition.html 2) http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/19750924 3) http://bit.ly/vkD3oM 4) http://www.sciencedaily.com/releases/2012/07/120727095555.htm 5) http://www.amsciepub.com/doi/abs/10.2466/pms.1980.51.3f.1039
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Your Brain On Shrooms
 
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How do "Magic Mushrooms" chemically alter your brain? Type A. vs. Type B. Personalities: http://youtu.be/1PxwRNvk9y0 GET THE BOOK: http://asapscience.com/book/ COME MEET US! March 15 @ 4pm AUSTIN - at SXSW Austin Convention Centre (Ballroom G) March 17 @ 6pm YouTube Space New York RSVP Link: http://bit.ly/1Mq5MAv March 18 @ 7:30pm JERSEY CITY - WORD Jersey City 123 Newark Ave, Jersey City, New Jersey 07302 http://on.fb.me/1AcSoNM March 19th @ 7 pm NEW YORK - Barnes & Noble Union Square 33 East 17th St, New York, New York 10003 http://on.fb.me/1DGJUPO March 25th @ 7pm TORONTO - Indigo 55 Bloor Street West, Manulife Centre, Toronto, ON M4W 1A5 http://on.fb.me/1EjU2QH Subscribe! (It's free): http://bit.ly/asapsci Instagram and Twitter: @whalewatchmeplz and @mitchellmoffit Clickable: http://bit.ly/16F1jeC and http://bit.ly/15J7ube Facebook: http://on.fb.me/1fjWszw Twitter: http://bit.ly/1d84R71 Tumblr: http://bit.ly/1amIPjF Vine: Search "AsapSCIENCE" on vine! Created by Mitchell Moffit (twitter @mitchellmoffit) and Gregory Brown (twitter @whalewatchmeplz). Send us stuff! ASAPSCIENCE INC. P.O. Box 93, Toronto P Toronto, ON, M5S2S6 -- Further Reading -- Pharmacology of Hallucinations: Several Mechanisms for One Single Symptom? http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC4065763/ This Brain Map Shows Why People On Shrooms See Sounds And Hear Colors http://www.businessinsider.com/how-brain-changes-on-mushrooms-2014-10#ixzz3U2ieww00 This Is Your Brain on Magic Mushrooms http://blogs.discovermagazine.com/d-brief/2014/10/29/brain-psychedelic-drugs/ http://www.wired.com/2014/10/magic-mushroom-brain/ Your Brain On Magic Mushrooms Is Actually Similar To Dreaming, Brain Scan Study Shows http://www.huffingtonpost.com/2014/07/06/magic-mushrooms-alter-mind_n_5554297.html Your Brain On Magic Mushrooms http://www.iflscience.com/brain/your-brain-magic-mushrooms
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SCIENCE WARS - Acapella Parody
 
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iTunes: http://apple.co/1IBrCVG Bandcamp: http://bit.ly/1XO9Ik0 The Pi Song: https://youtu.be/3HRkKznJoZA SUBSCRIBE: http://bit.ly/asapsci Follow us: @WhaleWatchMePlz and @MitchellMoffit Inspired by the amazing Jon Cozart and his fantastic Disney parodies: https://youtu.be/diU70KshcjA Lyrics by Mitchell Moffit, Greg Brown, Rachel Salt, Jessica Carroll and Rosie Currie. Get the AsapSCIENCE BOOK: http://asapscience.com LINKS TO FOLLOW US Instagram - Greg (http://bit.ly/16F1jeC) Mitch (http://bit.ly/15J7ube) Twitter - Greg (http://bit.ly/1nxk0Wc) Mitch (http://bit.ly/18Lnfme) Snapchat - Greg (whalewatchmeplz) Mitch (pixelmitch) FOLLOW ASAPSCIENCE Facebook: http://on.fb.me/1fjWszw Twitter: http://bit.ly/1d84R71 Tumblr: http://bit.ly/1amIPjF Vine: Search "AsapSCIENCE" on vine! Send us stuff! ASAPSCIENCE INC. P.O. Box 93 Toronto P, Toronto, ON, M5S2S6 Created by Mitchell Moffit (@mitchellmoffit) and Gregory Brown (@whalewatchmeplz). Welcome to Science WARS! Chemistry-Bio-Physics-Mathematical But which field is best? PHYSICS: I understand the force and energy Quantum mechanics and relativity My field is pure and they rely on me I see the universe like nobody You may have made fun of me in high school For being awkward and following the rules Now I’ve got laser (WOW, That’s really cool) May the mass times acceleration be you Atoms-Entropy-Dark Matter-String Theory CHEMISTRY: If you want to feel a bond Then I can give you a good reaction The elements that make up life Are my essence, are my satisfaction All the other fields out there are so basic Yeah, I’m the central science Keep your eye on me I’ll get you charged If you need me, call me up on Avogadro's Number If you leave me, take a titrant Shove it up your acid buffer Dopamine and serotonin Will keep you good and happy So get your flask and your glass all set up And begin to understand the world! BIO: Within me you’ll find life’s beauty In genetics and ecology Symbiosis and not division Unless it’s mitosis or the study of fission Even if you don’t pass, at least you’ll enjoy my class! Evolution, has brung us along All species singing one song MATH: If you want to learn about the world I must say I am the purest field of study you can take Immune to misinterpretation The blueprint of creation The backbone of all things science No bias, just constant augmentation In your mind, and observation No gadgets, just your logic and your time And PIE ENDING: Together we will find the answers to life! With physics-bio-chemistry-and math We can...SCIENCE!
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The Science of Productivity
 
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Made in collaboration with Sparring Mind, the behavioral psychology blog. Read the full productivity post: http://bit.ly/XRcYAY TWEET IT - http://clicktotweet.com/ny8ak In today's crazy world, productivity is on the minds of many. So what can science tell us about the human brain and productive work? How do we become more efficient at working, and spend less time working overall? Written and created by Mitchell Moffit (twitter @mitchellmoffit) and Gregory Brown (twitter @whalewatchmeplz). TWITTER: http://www.twitter.com/AsapSCIENCE FACEBOOK: http://www.facebook.com/AsapSCIENCE Mitchell Moffit http://www.mitchellmoffit.com http://www.twitter.com/mitchellmoffit http://www.facebook.com/mitchellmoffit Gregory http://www.gregorybrownart.tumblr.com http://www.twitter.com/whalewatchmeplz SOURCES---- Fear of projects: 1) http://bit.ly/TX4DJr Zeigarnik Effect: 2) http://bit.ly/XWOCG0 Simulated Work: 3) http://bit.ly/W8y21M Ego Depletion 4) http://bit.ly/12n7uNI Practice (Elite Violinists): 5) http://bit.ly/QWLtCK 6) http://bit.ly/Z2DgBT 7) http://1.usa.gov/UDE6OJ Multitasking: 8) http://bit.ly/UmTVIv
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The Science of DOGS
 
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Man and woman's best friend! CATS vs DOGS debate: https://youtu.be/tR7Eq09vfjU Subscribe for more: http://bit.ly/asapsci GET THE ASAPSCIENCE BOOK: http://asapscience.com/book/ Written by: Rachel Salt, Gregory Brown and Mitchell Moffit FOLLOW US! Instagram and Twitter: @whalewatchmeplz and @mitchellmoffit Clickable: http://bit.ly/16F1jeC and http://bit.ly/15J7ube AsapINSTAGRAM: https://instagram.com/asapscience/ Facebook: http://facebook.com/AsapSCIENCE Twitter: http://twitter.com/AsapSCIENCE Tumblr: http://asapscience.tumblr.com Vine: Search "AsapSCIENCE" on vine! SNAPCHAT 'whalewatchmeplz' and 'pixelmitch' Created by Mitchell Moffit (twitter @mitchellmoffit) and Gregory Brown (twitter @whalewatchmeplz). Send us stuff! ASAPSCIENCE INC. P.O. Box 93, Toronto P Toronto, ON, M5S2S6 ----References---- [1] http://journals.plos.org/plosgenetics/article?id=10.1371/journal.pgen.1004016 [2] http://www.apa.org/news/press/releases/2009/08/dogs-think.aspx [3] http://www.sciencedirect.com.subzero.lib.uoguelph.ca/science/article/pii/S1059131198902503 [4] http://link.springer.com.subzero.lib.uoguelph.ca/article/10.1007/s11845-008-0128-0 [5] http://www.sciencedirect.com.subzero.lib.uoguelph.ca/science/article/pii/S0302283810009449# [6] http://rsif.royalsocietypublishing.org/content/7/47/933.full [7] http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/17929289 [8] http://www.sciencedirect.com.subzero.lib.uoguelph.ca/science/article/pii/S0376635714000473 [9] https://www.sciencemag.org/content/286/5440/716.short?related-urls=yes&legid=sci;286/5440/716 [10] http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/20230592 [11] http://psychology.utoledo.edu/images/users/74/Audiograms/HearingInLargeAndSmallDogs_1983.pdf [12] http://www.cell.com/current-biology/abstract/S0960-9822(14)00123-7 [13] http://www.sciencemag.org/content/348/6232/333
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Your Brain On Edible Marijuana
 
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Is eating pot actually better for you? Why Do You Get The Munchies?: https://youtu.be/8AtraW1RlKQ Subscribe! http://bit.ly/asapsci GET THE ASAPSCIENCE BOOK: http://asapscience.com/book/ Created by: Mitchell Moffit and Gregory Brown Written by: Gregory Brown & Mitchell Moffit Illustrated: by: Max Simmons & Gregory Brown Edited by: Sel Ghebrehiwot FOLLOW US! Instagram and Twitter: @whalewatchmeplz and @mitchellmoffit Clickable: http://bit.ly/16F1jeC and http://bit.ly/15J7ube AsapINSTAGRAM: https://instagram.com/asapscience/ Snapchat: realasapscience Facebook: http://facebook.com/AsapSCIENCE Twitter: http://twitter.com/AsapSCIENCE Tumblr: http://asapscience.tumblr.com Vine: Search "AsapSCIENCE" on vine! SNAPCHAT US 'whalewatchmeplz' and 'pixelmitch' Created by Mitchell Moffit (twitter @mitchellmoffit) and Gregory Brown (twitter @whalewatchmeplz). Send us stuff! ASAPSCIENCE INC. P.O. Box 93, Toronto P Toronto, ON, M5S2S6 References: http://link.springer.com/article/10.2165%2F00003088-200342040-00003 http://bjp.rcpsych.org/content/178/2/101 http://online.liebertpub.com/doi/pdf/10.1089/can.2015.0012 https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC3570572/ https://imgur.com/a/5kVXk/ http://www.livescience.com/53218-top-marijuana-scientific-findings-2015.html http://www.livescience.com/53218-top-marijuana-scientific-findings-2015.html http://www.pnas.org/content/111/33/11915.full.pdf
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The Scientific Power of Naps
 
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TWEET IT: http://clicktotweet.com/5l4dD Want an excuse to sleep on the job? Take these scientific tips on "Power-Naps" to get the most energy out of your day, while remaining productive and non-reliant of caffeine. If done properly, naps can change your life! Written and created by Mitchell Moffit (twitter @mitchellmoffit) and Gregory Brown (twitter @whalewatchmeplz). TWITTER: http://www.twitter.com/AsapSCIENCE FACEBOOK: http://www.facebook.com/AsapSCIENCE Music by Mitchell Moffit http://www.mitchellmoffit.com http://www.twitter.com/mitchellmoffit http://www.facebook.com/mitchellmoffit Art by Gregory and Mitchell http://www.gregorybrownart.tumblr.com http://www.twitter.com/whalewatchmeplz Some Sources --- 1) http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/12220317 2) http://onlinelibrary.wiley.com/doi/10.1111/j.1365-2869.2008.00622.x/full 3) http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/17053484 4) http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/16796222 5) http://journalsleep.org/Articles/280710.pdf Sleep Scoring 1) http://bit.ly/O5VFXO 2) http://1.usa.gov/MG05oS
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The Periodic Table Song
 
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Check out our UPDATED version which has all the NEW ELEMENTS here: https://youtu.be/rz4Dd1I_fX0 Download on ITUNES: http://bit.ly/12AeW99 DOWNLOAD ON BANDCAMP: http://bit.ly/111Kssd (instrumental available) Get the AsapSCIENCE Book! http://asapscience.com/book FOLLOW US! Instagram and Twitter: @whalewatchmeplz and @mitchellmoffit Clickable: http://bit.ly/16F1jeC and http://bit.ly/15J7ube AsapINSTAGRAM: https://instagram.com/asapscience/ Facebook: http://facebook.com/AsapSCIENCE Twitter: http://twitter.com/AsapSCIENCE Tumblr: http://asapscience.tumblr.com Vine: Search "AsapSCIENCE" on vine! SNAPCHAT 'whalewatchmeplz' and 'pixelmitch' Send us stuff! ASAPSCIENCE INC. P.O. Box 93, Toronto P Toronto, ON, M5S2S6 ------------------------------------------ Written, Directed, Produced, Edited and Sung by Mitchell Moffit. Based on the "Can-Can" music, by Offenbach. LYRICS: There's Hydrogen and Helium Then Lithium, Beryllium Boron, Carbon everywhere Nitrogen all through the air With Oxygen so you can breathe And Fluorine for your pretty teeth Neon to light up the signs Sodium for salty times Magnesium, Aluminium, Silicon Phosphorus, then Sulfur, Chlorine and Argon Potassium, and Calcium so you'll grow strong Scandium, Titanium, Vanadium and Chromium and Manganese CHORUS This is the Periodic Table Noble gas is stable Halogens and Alkali react agressively Each period will see new outer shells While electrons are added moving to the right Iron is the 26th Then Cobalt, Nickel coins you get Copper, Zinc and Gallium Germanium and Arsenic Selenium and Bromine film While Krypton helps light up your room Rubidium and Strontium then Yttrium, Zirconium Niobium, Molybdenum, Technetium Ruthenium, Rhodium, Palladium Silver-ware then Cadmium and Indium Tin-cans, Antimony then Tellurium and Iodine and Xenon and then Caesium and... Barium is 56 and this is where the table splits Where Lanthanides have just begun Lanthanum, Cerium and Praseodymium Neodymium's next too Promethium, then 62's Samarium, Europium, Gadolinium and Terbium Dysprosium, Holmium, Erbium, Thulium Ytterbium, Lutetium Hafnium, Tantalum, Tungsten then we're on to Rhenium, Osmium and Iridium Platinum, Gold to make you rich till you grow old Mercury to tell you when it's really cold Thallium and Lead then Bismuth for your tummy Polonium, Astatine would not be yummy Radon, Francium will last a little time Radium then Actinides at 89 REPEAT CHORUS Actinium, Thorium, Protactinium Uranium, Neptunium, Plutonium Americium, Curium, Berkelium Californium, Einsteinium, Fermium Mendelevium, Nobelium, Lawrencium Rutherfordium, Dubnium, Seaborgium Bohrium, Hassium then Meitnerium Darmstadtium, Roentgenium, Copernicium Ununtrium, Flerovium Ununpentium, Livermorium Ununseptium, Ununoctium And then we're done!!
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LAB RULES - Dua Lipa "New Rules" Parody
 
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Our low cost science parody of Dua Lipa's official music video New Rules! Get the song: https://itunes.apple.com/us/album/lab-rules-new-rules-science-parody-single/1372241680 Subscribe for more: http://bit.ly/asapsci Watch the original Dua Lipa New Rules video: https://youtu.be/k2qgadSvNyU Created by: Mitchell Moffit and Gregory Brown Written by: Mitchell Moffit, Gregory Brown, Rachel Salt Filmed by: Sel Grebrehiwot Music and Editing: Mitchell Moffit Production: Chelsea Scherer and Max Simmons Dancers: Kalie Woodcock, Kim Moffit, Eric DaCosta, Gill Lomax FOLLOW US! Instagram and Twitter: @whalewatchmeplz and @mitchellmoffit Clickable: http://bit.ly/16F1jeC and http://bit.ly/15J7ube AsapINSTAGRAM: https://instagram.com/asapscience/ Facebook: http://facebook.com/AsapSCIENCE Twitter: http://twitter.com/AsapSCIENCE Tumblr: http://asapscience.tumblr.com SNAPCHAT US 'whalewatchmeplz' and 'pixelmitch' Created by Mitchell Moffit (twitter @mitchellmoffit) and Gregory Brown (twitter @whalewatchmeplz). Send us stuff! ASAPSCIENCE INC. P.O. Box 93, Toronto P Toronto, ON, M5S2S6 LYRICS: Working into the lab and I’m Thinking about safety (Got goggles drawn, and labcoats on) Open-toe shoes outta here Are you going crazy? (Things could go wrong, things could go wrong) My gloves They make me safe around chemicals, my chemicals My love Tie back your hair and prep materials, the materials One; don’t you taste or sniff You know you should be wafting if you’re taking a whiff Two; don’t mix it in Until the label’s checked again Three; no food or drink Unless you wanna have us find you dead in the morning And if you follow this, you will mitigate the risk
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Your Brain on Drugs: Marijuana
 
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TWEET IT - http://clicktotweet.com/W27Se This is what you look like, on the inside, when smoking cannabis. The effects of Marijuana on your brain, and how it defines your experience. Written and created by Mitchell Moffit (twitter @mitchellmoffit) and Gregory Brown (twitter @whalewatchmeplz). TWITTER: http://www.twitter.com/AsapSCIENCE FACEBOOK: http://www.facebook.com/AsapSCIENCE Music by Mitchell Moffit http://www.mitchellmoffit.com http://www.twitter.com/mitchellmoffit http://www.facebook.com/mitchellmoffit Art by Gregory and Mitchell http://www.gregorybrownart.tumblr.com http://www.twitter.com/whalewatchmeplz Some Sources--- 1) http://hvrd.me/d8XvEI 2) http://1.usa.gov/UdbYWS 3) Physiological Review (Journal), vol. 83, 2003 4) Memoirs of an Addicted Brain - by Marc Lewis 5) http://1.usa.gov/SD32mq 6) http://1.usa.gov/QYayt5
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Your Brain on Drugs: Alcohol
 
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TWEET IT - http://clicktotweet.com/IpS22 Understanding your drunken stupor, from the brain's perspective. Find out how alcohol molecules alter your brain, ultimately resulting in a night that you...hopefully remember. Written and created by Mitchell Moffit (twitter @mitchellmoffit) and Gregory Brown (twitter @whalewatchmeplz). TWITTER: http://www.twitter.com/AsapSCIENCE FACEBOOK: http://www.facebook.com/AsapSCIENCE Music by Mitchell Moffit http://www.mitchellmoffit.com http://www.twitter.com/mitchellmoffit http://www.facebook.com/mitchellmoffit Art by Gregory and Mitchell http://www.gregorybrownart.tumblr.com http://www.twitter.com/whalewatchmeplz Great Related Read (Source): Memoirs of an Addicted Brain By Marc Lewis
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Early Birds vs Night Owls
 
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Does the early bird really get the worm? Watch our Pop Music Experiment: http://youtu.be/h2rBzMaDQYM SUBSCRIBE! It's free: http://bit.ly/asapsci ---Links to follow us below--- Written by Amanda Edward (@mlle_capsaicin), Mitchell Moffit and Greg Brown Get the AsapSCIENCE book! http://asapscience.com/book Instagram and Twitter: @whalewatchmeplz and @mitchellmoffit Clickable: http://bit.ly/16F1jeC and http://bit.ly/15J7ube Facebook: http://on.fb.me/1fjWszw Twitter: http://bit.ly/1d84R71 Tumblr: http://bit.ly/1amIPjF Vine: Search "AsapSCIENCE" on vine! Created by Mitchell Moffit (twitter @mitchellmoffit) and Gregory Brown (twitter @whalewatchmeplz). Send us stuff! ASAPSCIENCE INC. P.O. Box 93, Toronto P Toronto, ON, M5S2S6 Further Reading-- Sleeping and Grades: http://www.aasmnet.org/articles.aspx?id=2328 Personality Traits: http://www.psychologytoday.com/blog/wired-success/201208/early-risers-are-happier-healthier-and-more-productive-night-owls Intelligence: http://www.winnipegfreepress.com/opinion/analysis/smart-people-sleep-late-82486792.html Genetics: http://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/S105381191300921X http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/18802415 http://onlinelibrary.wiley.com/doi/10.1002/ana.23636/abstract;jsessionid=3787FB4A72846B94541734231F04B16A.f01t01 Cortisol: http://www.epjournal.net/articles/night-owl-women-are-similar-to-men-in-their-relationship-orientation-risk-taking-propensities-and-cortisol-levels-implications-for-the-adaptive-significance-and-evolution-of-eveningness/getpdf.php?file=EP1201130147.pdf Teens: http://articles.latimes.com/2010/feb/17/science/la-sci-students17-2010feb17 Long term attention: http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/19390047
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What Happens When You Stop Smoking?
 
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How fast does the body recover? "Dear Lazy People" video: https://youtu.be/ygVMyoOV-Vw Subscribe! http://bit.ly/asapsci GET THE ASAPSCIENCE BOOK: http://asapscience.com/book/ Created by: Mitchell Moffit and Gregory Brown Written by: Amanda Edward, Rachel Salt, Greg Brown and Mitchell Moffit Illustrated: by: Max Simmons Edited by: Sel Ghebrehiwot FOLLOW US! Instagram and Twitter: @whalewatchmeplz and @mitchellmoffit Clickable: http://bit.ly/16F1jeC and http://bit.ly/15J7ube AsapINSTAGRAM: https://instagram.com/asapscience/ Snapchat: realasapscience Facebook: http://facebook.com/AsapSCIENCE Twitter: http://twitter.com/AsapSCIENCE Tumblr: http://asapscience.tumblr.com Vine: Search "AsapSCIENCE" on vine! SNAPCHAT US 'whalewatchmeplz' and 'pixelmitch' Created by Mitchell Moffit (twitter @mitchellmoffit) and Gregory Brown (twitter @whalewatchmeplz). Send us stuff! ASAPSCIENCE INC. P.O. Box 93, Toronto P Toronto, ON, M5S2S6 Further Reading--- [1] http://www.lung.org/stop-smoking/smoking-facts/whats-in-a-cigarette.html [2] http://www.cdc.gov/tobacco/data_statistics/fact_sheets/fast_facts/ [3] http://www.who.int/mediacentre/factsheets/fs339/en/ [4] http://thebrain.mcgill.ca/flash/i/i_03/i_03_m/i_03_m_par/i_03_m_par_nicotine.html [5] http://www.webmd.com/smoking-cessation/news/20041027/smoking-cigarettes-affects-brain-like-heroin?page=2 [6] http://www.heartandstroke.ns.ca/site/c.inKMIPNlEiG/b.4097321/k.2044/What8217s_pumping_up_your_blood_pressure.htm [7] https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/books/NBK53017/ [Chapter 6, page 368] [8] http://www.healthline.com/health-slideshow/quit-smoking-timeline#3 [9] http://www.independent.co.uk/life-style/health-and-families/features/no-smoking-day-how-your-body-changes-minutes-after-you-stop-smoking-a6921326.html [10] https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/books/NBK53017/ [Chapter 6, page 365] [11] http://content.time.com/time/health/article/0,8599,1819144,00.html [12] https://www.sciencedaily.com/releases/2009/08/090819234654.htm [13] http://bmcearnosethroatdisord.biomedcentral.com/articles/10.1186/1472-6815-9-9 [14] http://www.cancer.org/healthy/stayawayfromtobacco/guidetoquittingsmoking/guide-to-quitting-smoking-why-so-hard-to-quit [15] http://www.healthline.com/health-slideshow/quit-smoking-timeline#7 [16] https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/17942810 [17] https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/26799247 [18] http://www.cancer.org/healthy/stayawayfromtobacco/benefits-of-quitting-smoking-over-time [19] http://patient.info/health/atheroma [20] https://www.nhs.uk/smokefree/why-quit/what-happens-when-you-quit
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The Scientific Hangover Cure
 
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THE WORLD MUST KNOW! TWEET: http://clicktotweet.com/vi4_f Don't want a hangover, but love the weekend a bit too much? You've heard all the myths and tried all the pills - but what legitimate ways can you prevent and cure your hangover? Follow these scientifically analysed steps and you'll wake up on your way to being a normal, functioning human again! Written and created by Mitchell Moffit (twitter @mitchellmoffit) and Gregory Brown (twitter @whalewatchmeplz). TWITTER: http://www.twitter.com/AsapSCIENCE FACEBOOK: http://www.facebook.com/AsapSCIENCE Music by Mitchell Moffit http://www.mitchellmoffit.com http://www.twitter.com/mitchellmoffit http://www.facebook.com/mitchellmoffit Art by Gregory and Mitchell http://www.gregorybrownart.tumblr.com http://www.twitter.com/whalewatchmeplz Some Sources--- Reviews: http://alcalc.oxfordjournals.org/content/43/2/124.full.pdf+html http://www.mineralmed.com.pt/documentos/pdf/b2067e6f-4a87-4647-a32e-0593821831a3.pdf http://annals.org/article.aspx?volume=132&issue=11&page=897 Prostaglandin: http://onlinelibrary.wiley.com/doi/10.1046/j.1468-2982.1983.0301031.x/abstract http://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/0376871683900169 Congeners: http://psycnet.apa.org/psycinfo/1971-24375-001 http://w3.sista.arizona.edu/~cohen/ISTA%20370/Assignments/hangover.pdf Fruits, Fruit Juices, Carbs: http://onlinelibrary.wiley.com/doi/10.1111/j.1600-0773.1976.tb03113.x/abstract Acetaminophen (Tylenol): http://onlinelibrary.wiley.com/doi/10.1111/j.1530-0277.1993.tb00743.x/abstract
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The Scientific Power of Meditation
 
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How exactly does meditation affect your body? GET THE BOOK! http://asapscience.com/book SUBSCRIBE: http://bit.ly/10kWnZ7 Written by: Rachel Salt, Gregory Brown and Mitchell Moffit FOLLOW US--- Instagram and Twitter: @whalewatchmeplz and @mitchellmoffit Clickable: http://bit.ly/16F1jeC and http://bit.ly/15J7ube Facebook: http://on.fb.me/1fjWszw Twitter: http://bit.ly/1d84R71 Tumblr: http://bit.ly/1amIPjF Vine: Search "AsapSCIENCE" on vine! Created by Mitchell Moffit (twitter @mitchellmoffit) and Gregory Brown (twitter @whalewatchmeplz). ----References---- Colzato, L.S., A. Ozturk, and B. Hommel, Meditate to create: the impact of focused-attention and open-monitoring training on convergent and divergent thinking. Frontiers in Psychology, 2012. 3(116): p. 1-5. Davidson, R.J., et al., Alterations in brain and immune function produced by mindfulness meditation. Psychosomatic Medicine, 2003. 65: p. 564-570. Goyal, M., et al., Meditation programs for psychological stress and well-being a systematic review and meta-analysis. JAMA Internal Medicine, 2011. 174(3): p. 357-368. Farb, N.A.S., et al., Minding one’s emotions: mindfulness training alters the neural expression of sadness. Emotion, 2010. 10(1): p. 25-33. 9. Kerr, C.E., et al., Effects of mindfulness meditation training on anticipatory alpha modulation in primary somatosensory cortex. Brain Research Bulletin, 2011. 85: p. 96-103. Ditto, B., M. Eclache, and N. Goldman, Short-term autonomic and cardiovascular effects of mindfulness body scan meditation. Annals of Behavioral Medicine, 2006. 32: p. 228-234. Epel, E., et al., Can meditation slow rate of cellular aging, cognitive stress, mindfulness, and telomeres. Longevity, regeneration, and optimal health, 2009. 1172: p. 34-53. Kilpatrick, L.A., et al., Impact of mindfulness-based stress reduction training on intrinsic brain connectivity. NeuroImage, 2011. 56: p. 290–298. Ospina, M.B., et al., Clinical trials of meditation practices in health care:characteristics and quality. The Journal of Alternative And Complementary Medicine, 2008. 14(10): p. 1199–1213. Yu, X., et al., Activation of the anterior prefrontal cortex and serotonergic system is associated with improvements in mood and EEG changes induced by Zen meditation practice in novices. International Journal of Psychophysiology, 2011. 80: p. 103-111. Hölzel, B.K., et al., Mindfulness practice leads to increases in regional brain gray matter density. Psychiatry Research: Neuroimaging, 2011. 191: p. 36-43. Luders, E., et al., The unique brain anatomy of meditation practitioners: alterations in cortical gyrification. frontiers in Human Neuroscience, 2012. 6(34): p. 1-9. Hasenkamp, W. and L.W. Barsalou, Effects of meditation experience on functional connectivity of distributed brain networks. frontiers in Human Neuroscience, 2012. 6(38): p. 1-14. Carlson, L.E., et al., Mindfulness-based cancer recovery and supportive-expressive therapy maintain telomere length relative to controls in distressed breast cancer survivors.
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This Is 200 Calories
 
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From Broccoli to Big Macs - All of your favourite foods, shown as 200 calories! More examples at WiseGEEK: http://bit.ly/16uAiWg SUBSCRIBE - it's free! http://bit.ly/10kWnZ7 Follow us!! FACEBOOK: http://on.fb.me/12fEcFg TWITTER: http://bit.ly/16mYsWW Written and created by Mitchell Moffit (twitter @mitchellmoffit) and Gregory Brown (twitter @whalewatchmeplz).
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Why Are You Always Tired?
 
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Tired of being tired? Here are some helpful tips! Subscribe for weekly videos: http://bit.ly/asapsci GET THE ASAPSCIENCE BOOK: http://asapscience.com/book/ Created by: Mitchell Moffit and Gregory Brown Written by: Mitchell Moffit, Rachel Salt & Gregory Brown Illustrated: by: Max Simmons Edited by: Sel Ghebrehiwot FOLLOW US! Instagram and Twitter: @whalewatchmeplz and @mitchellmoffit Clickable: http://bit.ly/16F1jeC and http://bit.ly/15J7ube AsapINSTAGRAM: https://instagram.com/asapscience/ Snapchat: realasapscience Facebook: http://facebook.com/AsapSCIENCE Twitter: http://twitter.com/AsapSCIENCE Tumblr: http://asapscience.tumblr.com Vine: Search "AsapSCIENCE" on vine! SNAPCHAT US 'whalewatchmeplz' and 'pixelmitch' Created by Mitchell Moffit (twitter @mitchellmoffit) and Gregory Brown (twitter @whalewatchmeplz). Send us stuff! ASAPSCIENCE INC. P.O. Box 93, Toronto P Toronto, ON, M5S2S6 Further Reading-- https://www.newscientist.com/article/mg23230950-400-getting-a-fix-on-fatigue/?utm_campaign=RSS%7CNSNS http://www.karger.com/Article/Abstract/116610 http://www.independent.co.uk/student/student-life/the-science-of-sleep-this-is-why-youre-tired-on-monday-mornings-9090571.html http://www.webmd.com/sleep-disorders/news/20130118/alcohol-sleep#1 http://onlinelibrary.wiley.com/doi/10.1111/acer.12006/full http://www.independent.co.uk/student/student-life/the-science-of-sleep-this-is-why-youre-tired-on-monday-mornings-9090571.html https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Generalized_anxiety_disorder
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The Science of Cats
 
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TWEET IT - http://clicktotweet.com/cMb3K CATS!!!! Written and created by Mitchell Moffit (twitter @mitchellmoffit) and Gregory Brown (twitter @whalewatchmeplz). TWITTER: http://www.twitter.com/AsapSCIENCE FACEBOOK: http://www.facebook.com/AsapSCIENCE Mitchell Moffit http://www.mitchellmoffit.com http://www.twitter.com/mitchellmoffit http://www.facebook.com/mitchellmoffit Gregory Brown http://www.gregorybrownart.tumblr.com http://www.twitter.com/whalewatchmeplz
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The Science of Procrastination - And How To Manage It
 
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We'll write a description later.... Written and created by Mitchell Moffit (twitter @mitchellmoffit) and Gregory Brown (twitter @whalewatchmeplz). TWITTER: http://www.twitter.com/AsapSCIENCE FACEBOOK: http://www.facebook.com/AsapSCIENCE Music by Mitchell Moffit http://www.mitchellmoffit.com http://www.twitter.com/mitchellmoffit http://www.facebook.com/mitchellmoffit Art by Gregory and Mitchell http://www.gregorybrownart.tumblr.com http://www.twitter.com/whalewatchmeplz Some Sources--- Procrastination: 1) http://my.ilstu.edu/~dfgrayb/Personal/Procrastination.pdf 2) http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC3177330/ 3) http://pss.sagepub.com/content/13/3/219.short 4) http://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/S0191886900000349 5) http://bigthink.com/ideas/15771 The Pomodoro Technique: 6) http://www.pomodorotechnique.com/
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The Monty Hall Problem - Explained
 
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TWEET IT - http://clicktotweet.com/bo6XQ You've made it to the final round of a game show, and get to pick between 3 doors, one of which has a car behind it! You make your choice, and then the host decides to show you one of the wrong answers. He then offers you the chance to switch doors. Should you do it? Find out just how wrong human intuition can be in this classic Monty Hall Problem. Written and created by Mitchell Moffit (twitter @mitchellmoffit) and Gregory Brown (twitter @whalewatchmeplz). TWITTER: http://www.twitter.com/AsapSCIENCE FACEBOOK: http://www.facebook.com/AsapSCIENCE Music by Mitchell Moffit http://www.mitchellmoffit.com http://www.twitter.com/mitchellmoffit http://www.facebook.com/mitchellmoffit Art by Gregory and Mitchell http://www.gregorybrownart.tumblr.com http://www.twitter.com/whalewatchmeplz Further Reading---- 1) http://1.usa.gov/nH59yq Wikipedia also has quite a few more explanations: 2) http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Monty_Hall_problem
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Your Brain On MDMA
 
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What does MDMA actually do to your brain? Watch our Science Taste Challenge: http://youtu.be/SXtg-9Q6Iew SUBSCRIBE! http://bit.ly/10kWnZ7 --- Links to follow us below --- Instagram and Twitter: @whalewatchmeplz and @mitchellmoffit Clickable: http://bit.ly/16F1jeC and http://bit.ly/15J7ube Facebook: http://on.fb.me/1fjWszw Twitter: http://bit.ly/1d84R71 Tumblr: http://bit.ly/1amIPjF Vine: Search "AsapSCIENCE" on vine! Written and created by Mitchell Moffit (twitter @mitchellmoffit) and Gregory Brown (twitter @whalewatchmeplz). Send us stuff! ASAPSCIENCE INC. P.O. Box 93, Toronto P Toronto, ON, M5S2S6 Further Reading-- No Evidence that MDMA-Induced Enhancement of Emotional Empathy Is Related to Peripheral Oxytocin Levels or 5-HT1a Receptor Activation http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC4074089/ Severe Dopaminergic Neurotoxicity in Primates After a Common Recreational Dose Regimen of MDMA ("Ecstasy") http://www.sciencemag.org/content/297/5590/2260.full?sid=d4561dfb-267d-41d5-a30b-34c67702fa92 New Data Intensify the Agony Over Ecstasy http://www.sciencemag.org/content/239/4842/864.full.pdf?sid=99185c77-8afb-4637-9d61-8124ddb2593b What are the effects of the drug Ecstasy? http://www.scientificamerican.com/article/what-are-the-effects-of-t/
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Your Brain On Coffee
 
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How does the world's favourite drug actually work? Get Textbooks from Slugbooks: http://slugbooks.com/asapscience SUBSCRIBE! It's free: http://bit.ly/10kWnZ7 --- Links to follow us below --- Instagram and Twitter: @whalewatchmeplz and @mitchellmoffit Clickable: http://bit.ly/16F1jeC and http://bit.ly/15J7ube Facebook: http://on.fb.me/1fjWszw Twitter: http://bit.ly/1d84R71 Tumblr: http://bit.ly/1amIPjF Vine: Search "AsapSCIENCE" on vine! Written and created by Mitchell Moffit (twitter @mitchellmoffit) and Gregory Brown (twitter @whalewatchmeplz). Send us stuff! ASAPSCIENCE INC. P.O. Box 93, Toronto P Toronto, ON, M5S2S6 Further Reading-- Adenosine Effect Overview: http://thebrain.mcgill.ca/flash/a/a_11/a_11_m/a_11_m_cyc/a_11_m_cyc.html Adenosine receptors: http://onlinelibrary.wiley.com/doi/10.1111/j.1748-1716.1982.tb07078.x/abstract General Caffeine Effects: http://chemistry.about.com/od/moleculescompounds/a/caffeine.htm Toxicity: http://coffeefaq.com/site/node/12
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The Science of 'Morning Wood'
 
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TWEET IT - http://clicktotweet.com/aQNb5 The Sex-Ed class you never got in school! Why do men tend to wake up with "morning wood"? We look at the hard facts and some of the biology of an erection, to discover the mechanism behind this phenomenon. Written and created by Mitchell Moffit (twitter @mitchellmoffit) and Gregory Brown (twitter @whalewatchmeplz). TWITTER: http://www.twitter.com/AsapSCIENCE FACEBOOK: http://www.facebook.com/AsapSCIENCE Music by Mitchell Moffit http://www.mitchellmoffit.com http://www.twitter.com/mitchellmoffit http://www.facebook.com/mitchellmoffit Art by Gregory and Mitchell http://www.gregorybrownart.tumblr.com http://www.twitter.com/whalewatchmeplz Sources---- Sexual arousal: 1) http://joe.endocrinology-journals.org/content/186/3/411.full Sleep: 2) http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Sleep NPT and impotence: 3) http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/3344559
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We were all female
 
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TWEET IT - http://clicktotweet.com/36Jk0 Dear Gentlemen, science has a confession. You were once...a female - which helps to explain where your nipples came from. Watch and learn. Written and created by Mitchell Moffit (twitter @mitchellmoffit) and Gregory Brown (twitter @whalewatchmeplz). TWITTER: http://www.twitter.com/AsapSCIENCE FACEBOOK: http://www.facebook.com/AsapSCIENCE Mitchell Moffit http://www.mitchellmoffit.com http://www.twitter.com/mitchellmoffit http://www.facebook.com/mitchellmoffit Gregory Brown http://www.gregorybrownart.tumblr.com http://www.twitter.com/whalewatchmeplz Further Reading -- SRY Gene 1) http://bit.ly/UXLDtZ 2) http://bit.ly/WC0AOR Male Nipples 1) http://bit.ly/Zu9kZV
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Zombie Apocalypse Science
 
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TWEET IT - http://clicktotweet.com/qAe6N Could zombies exist? Should we be preparing for a Zombie Apocalypse? Find out how these ferocious, flesh-eating creatures could become a reality, through a simple scientific pathway. Written and created by Mitchell Moffit (twitter @mitchellmoffit) and Gregory Brown (twitter @whalewatchmeplz). TWITTER: http://www.twitter.com/AsapSCIENCE FACEBOOK: http://www.facebook.com/AsapSCIENCE Music by Mitchell Moffit http://www.mitchellmoffit.com http://www.twitter.com/mitchellmoffit http://www.facebook.com/mitchellmoffit Art by Gregory and Mitchell http://www.gregorybrownart.tumblr.com http://www.twitter.com/whalewatchmeplz Further Reading--- 1) http://bit.ly/dUjjzL 2) http://bit.ly/dVAHW7
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Your Brain on LSD and Acid
 
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What happens to your brain and body when you drop acid? Subscribe for weekly videos: http://bit.ly/asapsci GET THE ASAPSCIENCE BOOK: http://asapscience.com/book/ Created by: Mitchell Moffit and Gregory Brown Written by: Rachel Salt, Mitchell Moffit, & Gregory Brown Illustrated: by: Max Simmons Edited by: Sel Ghebrehiwot FOLLOW US! Instagram and Twitter: @whalewatchmeplz and @mitchellmoffit Clickable: http://bit.ly/16F1jeC and http://bit.ly/15J7ube AsapINSTAGRAM: https://instagram.com/asapscience/ Snapchat: realasapscience Facebook: http://facebook.com/AsapSCIENCE Twitter: http://twitter.com/AsapSCIENCE Tumblr: http://asapscience.tumblr.com Vine: Search "AsapSCIENCE" on vine! SNAPCHAT US 'whalewatchmeplz' and 'pixelmitch' Created by Mitchell Moffit (twitter @mitchellmoffit) and Gregory Brown (twitter @whalewatchmeplz). Send us stuff! ASAPSCIENCE INC. P.O. Box 93, Toronto P Toronto, ON, M5S2S6 Further Reading-- https://www.cambridge.org/core/journals/psychological-medicine/article/div-classtitlethe-paradoxical-psychological-effects-of-lysergic-acid-diethylamide-lsddiv/FA7A234B809A951253AF5C29AC79CA4A The paradoxical psychological effects of lysergic acid diethylamide (LSD) http://www.pnas.org/content/113/17/4853 Neural correlates of the LSD experience revealed by multimodal neuroimaging LSD-induced entropic brain activity predicts subsequent personality change https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/27151536 http://journals.sagepub.com/doi/abs/10.1177/0269881114555249 LSD-assisted psychotherapy for anxiety associated with a life-threatening disease: A qualitative study of acute and sustained subjective effects Lysergic acid diethylamide (LSD) for alcoholism: meta-analysis of randomized controlled trials http://journals.sagepub.com/doi/abs/10.1177/0269881112439253?journalCode=jopa http://www.nature.com/news/no-link-found-between-psychedelics-and-psychosis-1.16968 No link found between psychedelics and psychosis http://www.cell.com/cell/fulltext/S0092-8674(16)31749-4 Crystal Structure of an LSD-Bound Human Serotonin Receptor http://www.cell.com/current-biology/abstract/S0960-9822(16)31510-X?_returnURL=http%3A%2F%2Flinkinghub.elsevier.com%2Fretrieve%2Fpii%2FS096098221631510X%3Fshowall%3Dtrue The Fabric of Meaning and Subjective Effects in LSD-Induced States Depend on Serotonin 2A Receptor Activation http://www.thelancet.com/journals/lancet/article/PIIS0140673607604644/abstract Development of a rational scale to assess the harm of drugs of potential misuse LSD modulates music-induced imagery via changes in parahippocampal connectivity http://www.europeanneuropsychopharmacology.com/article/S0924-977X(16)30016-5/abstract Classic psychedelic use is associated with reduced psychological distress and suicidality in the United States adult population http://journals.sagepub.com/doi/10.1177/0269881114565653
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Scientific Weight Loss Tips
 
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TWEET IT - http://clicktotweet.com/4Lh45 Tired of searching for the perfect diet or pill to shed some pounds? Find out the top weight loss tips, with solid science to back them up. Written and created by Mitchell Moffit (twitter @mitchellmoffit) and Gregory Brown (twitter @whalewatchmeplz). TWITTER: http://www.twitter.com/AsapSCIENCE FACEBOOK: http://www.facebook.com/AsapSCIENCE Music by Mitchell Moffit http://www.mitchellmoffit.com http://www.twitter.com/mitchellmoffit http://www.facebook.com/mitchellmoffit Art by Gregory and Mitchell http://www.gregorybrownart.tumblr.com http://www.twitter.com/whalewatchmeplz Some Sources --- Endocrinology of Appetite: 1) http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC2777281/?tool=pubmed Protein and PYY: 2) http://bit.ly/TQSHH0 Calcium: 3) http://bit.ly/Ry1AHP 4) http://www.ajcn.org/content/92/5/1017.short Soup Satiety: 5) http://bit.ly/rIVkOs 6) http://bit.ly/vUkZ1V Plates/Portion Size: 7) http://www.ajcn.org/content/82/1/236S.short
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Can Video Games Make You Smarter?
 
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Are video games good for you? SUBSCRIBE! It's Free: http://bit.ly/10kWnZ7 Follow us! (Links Below) What If You Stopped Going Outside? (and the negative effects of sitting): http://bit.ly/19FALLb Instagram and Twitter: @whalewatchmeplz and @mitchellmoffit Clickable: http://bit.ly/16F1jeC and http://bit.ly/15J7ube Facebook: http://on.fb.me/1fjWszw Twitter: http://bit.ly/1d84R71 Tumblr: http://bit.ly/1amIPjF Vine: Search "AsapSCIENCE" on vine! Written and created by Mitchell Moffit (twitter @mitchellmoffit) and Gregory Brown (twitter @whalewatchmeplz). Further Reading -- Mario 64 Study: http://www.nature.com/mp/journal/vaop/ncurrent/full/mp2013120a.html http://www.kurzweilai.net/video-game-playing-found-beneficial-for-the-brain Dyslexia: http://www.cell.com/current-biology/retrieve/pii/S0960982213000791 Elderly Effects: http://www.nature.com/nature/journal/v501/n7465/full/nature12486.html Vision: http://www.rochester.edu/news/show.php?id=3342 Daphne Bavelier TED Talk: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=FktsFcooIG8 Surgeries: http://archsurg.jamanetwork.com/article.aspx?articleid=399740
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The Moon Illusion
 
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TWEET IT - http://clicktotweet.com/32_iT "Look how big the moon is!" you've shouted before. But what if I told you that the moon never really changes size, and it's simply your brain playing a trick? Find out what The Moon Illusion is, and why it happens! Written and created by Mitchell Moffit (twitter @mitchellmoffit) and Gregory Brown (twitter @whalewatchmeplz). TWITTER: http://www.twitter.com/AsapSCIENCE FACEBOOK: http://www.facebook.com/AsapSCIENCE Music by Mitchell Moffit http://www.mitchellmoffit.com http://www.twitter.com/mitchellmoffit http://www.facebook.com/mitchellmoffit Art by Gregory and Mitchell http://www.gregorybrownart.tumblr.com http://www.twitter.com/whalewatchmeplz Some Sources--- 1) http://psycnet.apa.org/psycinfo/1963-02291-001 2) http://retina.anatomy.upenn.edu/~bart/scriptie.html 3) http://bit.ly/Tw4Dkv
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Can We Survive The Sun's Death?
 
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Does humanity stand a chance against our sun's ultimate fate? SUBSCRIBE - http://bit.ly/10kWnZ7 Check out Juno! http://bit.ly/1b7GUw1 Join the fun! TWITTER - http://bit.ly/16mYsWW FACEBOOK - http://on.fb.me/12fEcFg Written and created by Mitchell Moffit (twitter @mitchellmoffit) and Gregory Brown (twitter @whalewatchmeplz). Further Reading: Learn more about Juno: http://missionjuno.swri.edu/ Strategy behind moving Earth (including all the math!): http://deepblue.lib.umich.edu/bitstream/handle/2027.42/41972/10509_2004_Article_282187.pdf?sequence=1 Simplified version: http://usatoday30.usatoday.com/news/science/astro/2001-02-15-orbit.htm
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What Happens When You're Drunk AND Stoned At The Same Time?
 
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The science of getting "crunk"! MORE DRUG SCIENCE: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=jEAr7ThsYew&list=PLvFsG9gYFxY-W_QjbSiqauR33sSBr8W5O Subscribe: http://bit.ly/asapsci Written by Rachel Salt, Gregory Brown and Mitchell Moffit Illustrated by: Max Simmons Edited by: Sel Ghebrehiwot GET THE ASAPSCIENCE BOOK: http://asapscience.com/book/ FOLLOW US! Instagram and Twitter: @whalewatchmeplz and @mitchellmoffit Clickable: http://bit.ly/16F1jeC and http://bit.ly/15J7ube AsapINSTAGRAM: https://instagram.com/asapscience/ Snapchat: realasapscience Facebook: http://facebook.com/AsapSCIENCE Twitter: http://twitter.com/AsapSCIENCE Tumblr: http://asapscience.tumblr.com Vine: Search "AsapSCIENCE" on vine! SNAPCHAT US 'whalewatchmeplz' and 'pixelmitch' Created by Mitchell Moffit (twitter @mitchellmoffit) and Gregory Brown (twitter @whalewatchmeplz). Send us stuff! ASAPSCIENCE INC. P.O. Box 93, Toronto P Toronto, ON, M5S2S6 References: Ethanol increases plasma Δ9-tetrahydrocannabinol (THC) levels and subjective effects after marihuana smoking in human volunteers http://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/S0376871601001181 Antiemetic efficacy of smoked marijuana: Subjective and behavioral effects on nausea induced by syrup of ipecac https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/11509190 Simultaneous Versus Concurrent Use of Alcohol and Cannabis in the National Alcohol Survey http://onlinelibrary.wiley.com.subzero.lib.uoguelph.ca/doi/10.1111/acer.12698/full Under double influence: Assessment of simultaneous alcohol and cannabis use in general youth populations http://www.sciencedirect.com.subzero.lib.uoguelph.ca/science/article/pii/S0376871608003876 Memory impairment following combined exposure to Δ 9-tetrahydrocannabinol and ethanol in rats https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/12167466 Effect of cannabis on glutamate signalling in the brain: A systematic review of human and animal evidence. https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/26987641 Adolescent cortical thickness pre- and post marijuana and alcohol initiation http://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/S0892036216301350 Marijuana, Alcohol and Actual Driving Performance http://psy.psych.colostate.edu/Research/Spring/Article7.pdf Cannabidiol protects liver from binge alcohol-induced steatosis by mechanisms including inhibition of oxidative stress and increase in autophagy https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/24398069 Regulation of the effects of CYP2E1-induced oxidative stress by JNK signaling http://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/S2213231714001037
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Should You Use The SNOOZE Button?
 
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The snooze button - one of life's luxuries. But is it really helping you out, or making you more tired? TWEET IT - http://clicktotweet.com/wv6Db Written and created by Mitchell Moffit (twitter @mitchellmoffit) and Gregory Brown (twitter @whalewatchmeplz). TWITTER: http://www.twitter.com/AsapSCIENCE FACEBOOK: http://www.facebook.com/AsapSCIENCE Mitchell Moffit http://www.mitchellmoffit.com http://www.twitter.com/mitchellmoffit http://www.facebook.com/mitchellmoffit Gregory Brown http://www.gregorybrownart.tumblr.com http://www.twitter.com/whalewatchmeplz Further Reading -- Sleep Basics: 1) http://www.ninds.nih.gov/disorders/brain_basics/understanding_sleep.htm 2) http://www.livescience.com/21050-feel-good-brain-chemical-s-role-in-sleep.html Sleep Fragmentation: 1) http://www.journalsleep.org/Articles/250302.pdf 2) http://onlinelibrary.wiley.com/doi/10.1046/j.1365-2869.1999.00161.x/full 3) http://onlinelibrary.wiley.com/doi/10.1111/j.1469-8986.1986.tb00630.x/abstract Snoozing: 1) http://www.maimonidesmed.org/Main/News/The-Snooze-Button-Friend-or-Foe-236.aspx 2) http://www.dailymail.co.uk/health/article-2031502/Hands-snooze-button-Wake-tired-Heres-bounce-bed.html
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The Science of Love
 
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TWEET IT - http://clicktotweet.com/s36dT It turns out the brain in love looks strikingly similar to one on drugs like cocaine! Find out what drives love, and why we simply love being in love. Written and created by Mitchell Moffit (twitter @mitchellmoffit) and Gregory Brown (twitter @whalewatchmeplz). TWITTER: http://www.twitter.com/AsapSCIENCE FACEBOOK: http://www.facebook.com/AsapSCIENCE Mitchell Moffit http://www.mitchellmoffit.com http://www.twitter.com/mitchellmoffit http://www.facebook.com/mitchellmoffit Gregory Brown http://www.gregorybrownart.tumblr.com http://www.twitter.com/whalewatchmeplz Further Reading -- Brain in Love 3) http://bit.ly/WWTWUZ 4) http://jn.physiology.org/content/94/1/327.full#R48 5) http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/17531984?dopt=Abstract Books: 1) The Brain That Changes Itself - Norman Doidge 2) Memoirs of an Addicted Brain - Marc Lewis
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7 Myths About The Brain You Thought Were True
 
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Blow your mind with these brain myths! Check out GE Reports: http://invent.ge/1r0kSnG SUBSCRIBE! It's Free: http://bit.ly/10kWnZ7 ---Links to follow us below --- Instagram and Twitter: @whalewatchmeplz and @mitchellmoffit Clickable: http://bit.ly/16F1jeC and http://bit.ly/15J7ube Facebook: http://on.fb.me/1fjWszw Twitter: http://bit.ly/1d84R71 Tumblr: http://bit.ly/1amIPjF Vine: Search "AsapSCIENCE" on vine! Written and created by Mitchell Moffit (twitter @mitchellmoffit) and Gregory Brown (twitter @whalewatchmeplz).
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How Good Is Your Eyesight? (TEST)
 
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Who do you see? More AMAZING illusions: http://bit.ly/asapillusion SUBSCRIBE! (it's free) http://bit.ly/10kWnZ7 GET THE BOOK: http://asapscience.com/book/ Written by Mitchell Moffit and Greg Brown - based on Dr. Oliva's research at MIT. Instagram and Twitter: @whalewatchmeplz and @mitchellmoffit Clickable: http://bit.ly/16F1jeC and http://bit.ly/15J7ube AsapINSTAGRAM: https://instagram.com/asapscience/ Facebook: http://facebook.com/AsapSCIENCE Twitter: http://twitter.com/AsapSCIENCE Tumblr: http://asapscience.tumblr.com Vine: Search "AsapSCIENCE" on vine! SNAPCHAT 'whalewatchmeplz' and 'pixelmitch' Created by Mitchell Moffit (twitter @mitchellmoffit) and Gregory Brown (twitter @whalewatchmeplz). Send us stuff! ASAPSCIENCE INC. P.O. Box 93, Toronto P Toronto, ON, M5S2S6 Further Reading: Original Paper: http://cvcl.mit.edu/papers/Oliva-HybridImages-ArtPerception2013.pdf More Hybrid Images by Dr. Oliva: http://cvcl.mit.edu/hybridimage.htm Some awesome mathamatical explanations: http://jeremykun.com/2014/09/29/hybrid-images/
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The 9 BEST Scientific Study Tips
 
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Ace any exam with these study tips! How To Learn Faster: https://youtu.be/B9SptdjpJBQ 7 Exam Anxiety Tips: https://youtu.be/FyBdA61GmJ0 Check out TD http://td.com/student SUBSCRIBE (it's free): http://bit.ly/asapsci GET THE ASAPSCIENCE BOOK: http://asapscience.com/book/ Written by Amanda Edward, Gregory Brown and Mitchell Moffit FOLLOW US! Instagram and Twitter: @whalewatchmeplz and @mitchellmoffit Clickable: http://bit.ly/16F1jeC and http://bit.ly/15J7ube AsapINSTAGRAM: https://instagram.com/asapscience/ Facebook: http://facebook.com/AsapSCIENCE Twitter: http://twitter.com/AsapSCIENCE Tumblr: http://asapscience.tumblr.com Vine: Search "AsapSCIENCE" on vine! SNAPCHAT 'whalewatchmeplz' and 'pixelmitch' Created by Mitchell Moffit (twitter @mitchellmoffit) and Gregory Brown (twitter @whalewatchmeplz). Send us stuff! ASAPSCIENCE INC. P.O. Box 93, Toronto P Toronto, ON, M5S2S6 Further Reading: [1] http://www.wsj.com/articles/SB10001424052970204644504576653004073453880 [2] http://ideas.time.com/2013/01/09/highlighting-is-a-waste-of-time-the-best- and-worst-learning-techniques/ [3] http://college.usatoday.com/2014/07/29/aiming-for-an-a-study-habits-you- should-adopt-and-avoid/ [4] http://www.psychologicalscience.org/index.php/news/releases/which-study- strategies-make-the-grade.html [5] http://www.csc.edu/learningcenter/study/studymethods.csc [6] http://www.educationcorner.com/habits-of-successful-students.html [7] http://www.nytimes.com/2014/09/07/magazine/why-flunking-exams-is- actually-a-good-thing.html?_r=0 [8] http://www.opencolleges.edu.au/informed/features/how-does-the-brain-learn- best-10-smart-studying-strategies/ [9] https://news.usc.edu/71969/studying-for-finals-let-classical-music-help/ [10] http://psych.wustl.edu/memory/nestojko/NestojkoBuiKornellBjork(2014).pdf [11] http://www.educationcorner.com/habits-of-successful-students.html
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Are You Consuming Your Coffee Correctly?
 
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Have you been doing it wrong? The Scientific Smell Challenge: https://youtu.be/bI5HEl3u848 SUBSCRIBE (it's free!): http://bit.ly/asapsci GET THE BOOK: http://asapscience.com/book/ Written by Mitchell Moffit and Greg Brown Instagram and Twitter: @whalewatchmeplz and @mitchellmoffit Clickable: http://bit.ly/16F1jeC and http://bit.ly/15J7ube AsapINSTAGRAM: https://instagram.com/asapscience/ Facebook: http://facebook.com/AsapSCIENCE Twitter: http://twitter.com/AsapSCIENCE Tumblr: http://asapscience.tumblr.com Vine: Search "AsapSCIENCE" on vine! SNAPCHAT 'whalewatchmeplz' and 'pixelmitch' Created by Mitchell Moffit (twitter @mitchellmoffit) and Gregory Brown (twitter @whalewatchmeplz). Send us stuff! ASAPSCIENCE INC. P.O. Box 93, Toronto P Toronto, ON, M5S2S6 Further Reading-- Overview: http://neurosciencedc.blogspot.jp/2013/10/the-best-time-for-your-coffee.html Cortisol Awakening Response: http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/18854200 Caffeine at Specific Times: http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/24235903 Circadian Cortisol Profiles http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/19223520 Caffeine and Cortisol: http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC2257922/
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Can You Drink Too Much Water?
 
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Is 'water intoxication' a real thing? Watch the rest of the series: http://bit.ly/1n5llRo SUBSCRIBE: http://bit.ly/10kWnZ7 Use the hashtag #ScienceSays to share your burning Olympic questions! Special thanks to the CBC for supporting this series. SUBSCRIBE! http://bit.ly/10kWnZ7 FOLLOW US: Instagram and Twitter: @whalewatchmeplz and @mitchellmoffit Clickable: http://bit.ly/16F1jeC and http://bit.ly/15J7ube Facebook: http://on.fb.me/1fjWszw Twitter: http://bit.ly/1d84R71 Tumblr: http://bit.ly/1amIPjF Vine: Search "AsapSCIENCE" on vine! Written and created by Mitchell Moffit (twitter @mitchellmoffit) and Gregory Brown (twitter @whalewatchmeplz).
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Why Do We Cry?
 
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Click to Subscribe! http://bit.ly/10kWnZ7 TWEET IT - http://clicktotweet.com/8X1ed Why does your face leak when you're sad or emotional? Written and created by Mitchell Moffit (twitter @mitchellmoffit) and Gregory Brown (twitter @whalewatchmeplz). TWITTER: http://www.twitter.com/AsapSCIENCE FACEBOOK: http://www.facebook.com/AsapSCIENCE Mitchell Moffit http://www.mitchellmoffit.com http://www.twitter.com/mitchellmoffit http://www.facebook.com/mitchellmoffit Gregory Brown http://www.gregorybrownart.tumblr.com http://www.twitter.com/whalewatchmeplz Further Reading -- Tears as signals: 1) http://www.epjournal.net/wp-content/uploads/ep07363370.pdf 2) http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/22947977 3) http://epjournal.wpengine.com/wp-content/uploads/EP075256.pdf Tears from helplessless: 1) http://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/S0732118X03000291 Happy Tears: 1) http://www.theglobeandmail.com/life/health-and-fitness/health/conditions/why-do-we-cry-when-were-happy/article599605/
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The Science of 'Plan B' - Emergency Contraception
 
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TWEET IT - http://clicktotweet.com/he8Re What happens when the condom breaks? Find out what's behind "Plan B" - otherwise known as emergency contraception. Written and created by Mitchell Moffit (twitter @mitchellmoffit) and Gregory Brown (twitter @whalewatchmeplz). Created with the support of the Reproductive Health Technologies Project. TWITTER: http://www.twitter.com/AsapSCIENCE FACEBOOK: http://www.facebook.com/AsapSCIENCE Music by Mitchell Moffit http://www.mitchellmoffit.com http://www.twitter.com/mitchellmoffit http://www.facebook.com/mitchellmoffit Art by Gregory and Mitchell http://www.gregorybrownart.tumblr.com http://www.twitter.com/whalewatchmeplz Sources---- Contraception: 1) http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/10561657 2) http://www.fhi360.org/en/RH/Pubs/booksReports/methodaction.htm Emergency Contraception: 3) http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC3141844/ 4) http://www.contraceptionjournal.org/article/S0010-7824(01)00250-5/abstract 5) http://ec.princeton.edu/references/mechanism_of_action_contraception2006.pdf 6) http://ec.princeton.edu/questions/EC-Review.pdf Safety: 7) http://bixbycenter.ucsf.edu/publications/files/IsECSafe_2008.pdf 8) http://www.arhp.org/publications-and-resources/clinical-fact-sheets/mifepristone-ec
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Motion Sickness - What is it?
 
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TWEET IT - http://clicktotweet.com/5Twhd Feeling a bit under the weather after reading in the car, or spending some time on the sea? Find out the secret behind motion sickness in humans. Written and created by Mitchell Moffit (twitter @mitchellmoffit) and Gregory Brown (twitter @whalewatchmeplz). TWITTER: http://www.twitter.com/AsapSCIENCE FACEBOOK: http://www.facebook.com/AsapSCIENCE Music by Mitchell Moffit http://www.mitchellmoffit.com http://www.twitter.com/mitchellmoffit http://www.facebook.com/mitchellmoffit Art by Gregory and Mitchell http://www.gregorybrownart.tumblr.com http://www.twitter.com/whalewatchmeplz Some Sources--- 1) http://1.usa.gov/P3FO8j 2) http://bit.ly/RgBV3M 3) http://bit.ly/OpcMpu
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How Much Sleep Do You Actually Need?
 
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Are you over or under sleeping? Get Your Free Audiobook: http://bit.ly/XIcZpz WATCH 'How To Get Better Sleep' http://bit.ly/1l4c6k5 SUBSCRIBE: http://bit.ly/10kWnZ7 ---Links to follow us below!--- Instagram and Twitter: @whalewatchmeplz and @mitchellmoffit Clickable: http://bit.ly/16F1jeC and http://bit.ly/15J7ube Facebook: http://on.fb.me/1fjWszw Twitter: http://bit.ly/1d84R71 Tumblr: http://bit.ly/1amIPjF Vine: Search "AsapSCIENCE" on vine! Written and created by Mitchell Moffit (twitter @mitchellmoffit) and Gregory Brown (twitter @whalewatchmeplz). Further reading--- Electronic screen use and selected somatic symptoms in 10-12 year old children. http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/25045838 The Transcriptional Repressor DEC2 Regulates Sleep Length in Mammals http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC2884988/ What physicians need to know about dreams and dreaming. http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/22965274 Sleep: a good investment in health and safety. http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/19042703 Sleep Duration and All-Cause Mortality: A Systematic Review and Meta-Analysis of Prospective Studies http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC2864873/ Rare Genetic Mutation Lets Some People Function with Less Sleep http://www.scientificamerican.com/article/genetic-mutation-sleep-less/ Sleep disturbances in children, adolescents, and young adults with severe psychomotor impairment: impact on parental quality of life and sleep. http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/24962083
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What If You Stopped Eating?
 
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What happens to your body without food? Be a part of the Global Citizen movement! http://glblctzn.me/1SCUFwm SHARE on Twitter: http://bit.ly/1KQ658Z & Facebook: http://on.fb.me/1MaGWJh SUBSCRIBE for more (it's free!): http://bit.ly/asapsci GET THE ASAPSCIENCE BOOK: http://asapscience.com/book/ Written by: Gregory Brown and Mitchell Moffit FOLLOW US! Instagram and Twitter: @whalewatchmeplz and @mitchellmoffit Clickable: http://bit.ly/16F1jeC and http://bit.ly/15J7ube AsapINSTAGRAM: https://instagram.com/asapscience/ Facebook: http://facebook.com/AsapSCIENCE Twitter: http://twitter.com/AsapSCIENCE Tumblr: http://asapscience.tumblr.com Vine: Search "AsapSCIENCE" on vine! SNAPCHAT 'whalewatchmeplz' and 'pixelmitch' Created by Mitchell Moffit (twitter @mitchellmoffit) and Gregory Brown (twitter @whalewatchmeplz). Send us stuff! ASAPSCIENCE INC. P.O. Box 93, Toronto P Toronto, ON, M5S2S6 Further Reading: Shlain, Leonard. Art & Physics. New York: Harpercollins, 1993. Print. http://www.amazon.ca/Art-Physics-Parallel-Visions-Space/dp/0061227978 http://www.sparknotes.com/history/european/scientificrevolution/timeline.html The Scientific Revolution (1550-1700)Timeline http://www.britannica.com/event/Industrial-Revolution Industrial Revolution http://www.lifehack.org/articles/lifestyle/6-world-changing-ideas-that-were-originally-rejected.html 6 World-Changing Ideas That Were Originally Rejected Shlain, Leonard. Art & Physics. New York: Harpercollins, 1993. Print. http://www.amazon.ca/Art-Physics-Parallel-Visions-Space/dp/0061227978 http://climate.nasa.gov/news/1010/ Climate change and the rise and fall of civilizations http://www.theguardian.com/science/occams-corner/2015/mar/13/science-vital-uk-spending-research-gdp UK research funding slumps below 0.5% GDP – putting us last in the G8 http://www.newyorker.com/news/daily-comment/gop-war-on-science-gets-worse The G.O.P.’s War on Science Gets Worse http://www.cbc.ca/news/politics/fisheries-and-oceans-library-closings-called-loss-to-science-1.2486171 Fisheries and Oceans library closings called loss to science http://www.cbc.ca/news/politics/health-canada-library-changes-leave-scientists-scrambling-1.2499217 Health Canada library changes leave scientists scrambling http://www.nature.com/news/changes-to-canada-s-fisheries-law-alarm-biologists-1.14234 Changes to Canada's fisheries law alarm biologists http://www.nature.com/news/2008/080130/full/451505a.html Canada abolishes its national science adviser http://www.nature.com/news/canadian-election-spotlights-scientists-frustrations-1.18381?WT.mc_id=TWT_NatureNews Canadian election spotlights scientists' frustrations http://www.ctvnews.ca/politics/hundreds-of-world-s-scientists-urge-harper-to-end-funding-cuts-1.2063474 Hundreds of world's scientists urge Harper to end funding cuts http://www.theglobeandmail.com/news/national/federal-budget-ignites-debate-over-what-science-is-for/article10274702/ Federal budget ignites debate over what science is for http://www.livescience.com/48922-theory-of-relativity-in-real-life.html
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The Science Of Motivation
 
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What's the best way to stay motivated? 8 More SIMPLE Motivation Tips: https://youtu.be/MU9NiuguC2I Get a FREE Audible Trial: http://audible.com/asap Written by Rachel Salt, Mitchell Moffit and Gregory Brown SUBSCRIBE for more (it's free!): http://bit.ly/asapsci GET THE ASAPSCIENCE BOOK: http://asapscience.com/book/ FOLLOW US! Instagram and Twitter: @whalewatchmeplz and @mitchellmoffit Clickable: http://bit.ly/16F1jeC and http://bit.ly/15J7ube AsapINSTAGRAM: https://instagram.com/asapscience/ Facebook: http://facebook.com/AsapSCIENCE Twitter: http://twitter.com/AsapSCIENCE Tumblr: http://asapscience.tumblr.com Vine: Search "AsapSCIENCE" on vine! SNAPCHAT 'whalewatchmeplz' and 'pixelmitch' Created by Mitchell Moffit (twitter @mitchellmoffit) and Gregory Brown (twitter @whalewatchmeplz). Send us stuff! ASAPSCIENCE INC. P.O. Box 93, Toronto P Toronto, ON, M5S2S6 Further Reading: References http://www.ajpmonline.org/article/S0749-3797(14)00327-4/pdf Prescribing Pleasure and Meaning Cultivating Walking Motivation and Maintenance http://www.biomedcentral.com/content/pdf/1479-5868-8-94.pdf Rebranding exercise: closing the gap between values and behavior http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/19210018 Desire or reason: predicting health behaviors from affective and cognitive attitudes. http://onlinelibrary.wiley.com/doi/10.1348/014466609X425337/abstract The role of affect and cognition in health decision making https://home.ubalt.edu/tmitch/641/deci_ryan_2000.pdf Self-determination theory and the facilitation of intrinsic motivation, social development, and well-being http://www.researchgate.net/publication/230764988_Impulsive_versus_reflective_influences_on_behavior_A_theoretical_framework_and_empirical_review Impulsive versus reflective influences on behavior: A theoretical framework and empirical review http://www.researchgate.net/publication/225049864_Doing_What_Feels_Good_(and_Avoiding_What_Feels_Bad)-a_Growing_Recognition_of_the_Influence_of_Affect_on_Exercise_Behavior_a_Comment_on_Williams_et_al Doing What Feels Good (and Avoiding What Feels Bad)-a Growing Recognition of the Influence of Affect on Exercise Behavior: a Comment on Williams et al. http://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/0306460389900506 Ringing in the new year: The change processes and reported outcomes of resolutions http://link.springer.com/article/10.1023%2FB%3AMOEM.0000040154.40922.14 Why Do You Regulate What You Eat? Relationships Between Forms of Regulation, Eating Behaviors, Sustained Dietary Behavior Change, and Psychological Adjustment http://sdtheory.s3.amazonaws.com/SDT/documents/o-8859-1_Q_Multidimensional=5FWork=5FMotivation=5FScale=5FValidation_=__=_iso-8859-1_Q_=5Fevidence=5Fin=5Fseven=5Flanguages=5Fand=5Fnine=5Fcountr_=_ies.pdf The Multidimensional Work Motivation Scale: Validation evidence in seven languages and nine countries http://psycnet.apa.org/journals/edu/99/4/734/ Autonomous, controlled, and amotivated types of academic motivation: A person-oriented analysis. http://www.econstor.eu/bitstream/10419/55603/1/505087677.pdf Large stakes and big mistakes http://www.pnas.org/content/107/49/20911.short Neural basis of the undermining effect of monetary reward on intrinsic motivation http://link.springer.com/article/10.1007%2FBF01173206 Expectation, fantasy, and weight loss: Is the impact of positive thinking always positive? https://books.google.ca/books?hl=en&lr=&id=oPHHwfdVvnwC&oi=fnd&pg=PA99&dq=Polivy+what+the+hell+effect&ots=TMf8ELxxMb&sig=bJ4qQUpll1eQXnyeLNMFPduA2pI#v=onepage&q=Polivy%20what%20the%20hell%20effect&f=false The 'what the hell'effect: Some effects of goal proximity and goal framing on performance
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Weird Ways to Burn 200 Calories
 
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Some wacky ways to burn 200 calories! T-SHIRTS: http://bit.ly/14Lstu9 Subscribe, it's FREE: http://bit.ly/10kWnZ7 Follow us!! FACEBOOK: http://on.fb.me/12fEcFg TWITTER: http://bit.ly/16mYsWW Written and created by Mitchell Moffit (twitter @mitchellmoffit) and Gregory Brown (twitter @whalewatchmeplz).
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What If The World Lost Oxygen For 5 Seconds?
 
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How long could you survive without oxygen? Check out our new PODCAST: http://sidenotepodcast.com Created by: Mitchell Moffit and Gregory Brown Written by: Jodre Datu and Mitch Moffit Illustrated by: Max Simmons Edited by: Sel Ghebrehiwot Narrated by: Mitch Moffit FOLLOW US! Instagram and Twitter: @whalewatchmeplz and @mitchellmoffit Clickable: http://bit.ly/16F1jeC and http://bit.ly/15J7ube AsapINSTAGRAM: https://instagram.com/asapscience/ Facebook: http://facebook.com/AsapSCIENCE Twitter: http://twitter.com/AsapSCIENCE Tumblr: http://asapscience.tumblr.com SNAPCHAT US 'whalewatchmeplz' and 'pixelmitch' Created by Mitchell Moffit (twitter @mitchellmoffit) and Gregory Brown (twitter @whalewatchmeplz). Send us stuff! ASAPSCIENCE INC. P.O. Box 93, Toronto P Toronto, ON, M5S2S6 References/Further Reading: https://www.encyclopedia.com/science-and-technology/chemistry/compounds-and-elements/oxygen https://www.space.com/17683-earth-atmosphere.html https://www.ck12.org/book/CK-12-Chemistry-Concepts-Intermediate/section/14.12 https://www.mide.com/pages/air-pressure-at-altitude-calculator https://www.emedicinehealth.com/mountain_sickness/article_em.htm https://www.mayoclinic.org/diseases-conditions/airplane-ear/symptoms-causes/syc-20351701 https://psychcentral.com/blog/why-does-pain-get-worse-when-a-storm-is-coming/ https://www.khanacademy.org/science/biology/cellular-respiration-and-fermentation/variations-on-cellular-respiration/a/fermentation-and-anaerobic-respiration http://crosstalk.cell.com/blog/how-cells-survive-without-oxygen-an-interview-with-david-ho https://www.energy.gov/eere/vehicles/articles/internal-combustion-engine-basics http://ffden-2.phys.uaf.edu/211_fall2002.web.dir/David_Giessel/basics.html https://flightaware.com/live/ Material compositions: http://matse1.matse.illinois.edu/concrete/prin.html, http://www.bioenergyadvice.com/facts/composition-of-wood/, https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Glass, https://civilseek.com/types-of-stones/, https://civilseek.com/manufacturing-of-bricks/, http://textilefashionstudy.com/what-is-cotton-fiber-chemical-composition-of-cotton-fiber/ https://www.space.com/17777-what-is-earth-made-of.html http://www.bbc.co.uk/schools/gcsebitesize/science/triple_ocr_gateway/chemistry_out_there/energy_transfers/revision/1/ https://www.livescience.com/3505-chemistry-life-human-body.html
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Why Do We Blush?
 
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TWEET IT - http://clicktotweet.com/19UtO You just experienced the most excruciatingly embarrassing moment, and to top it all off, your face just turned bright red! What exactly is the function of blushing, other than to bring your embarrassment to a new level? Find out how the secret behind this uniquely human phenomenon. Written and created by Mitchell Moffit (twitter @mitchellmoffit) and Gregory Brown (twitter @whalewatchmeplz). TWITTER: http://www.twitter.com/AsapSCIENCE FACEBOOK: http://www.facebook.com/AsapSCIENCE Music by Mitchell Moffit http://www.mitchellmoffit.com http://www.twitter.com/mitchellmoffit http://www.facebook.com/mitchellmoffit Art by Gregory and Mitchell http://www.gregorybrownart.tumblr.com http://www.twitter.com/whalewatchmeplz Some Sources--- 1) http://psycnet.apa.org/psycinfo/1993-13438-001 2) http://psycnet.apa.org/journals/psp/60/2/254/ 3) http://bit.ly/Fqldg 4) http://bit.ly/q0sQad
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The Science of Laziness
 
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Why are some people so lazy? Is there a couch-potato gene? Check out 'The Sports Gene': http://amzn.to/1hcbtTr Science Of Productivity: http://bit.ly/1m97POC SUBSCRIBE: http://bit.ly/10kWnZ7 Special thanks to David Epstein for help with this episode: http://thesportsgene.com/ ---FOLLOW US! (Links below)--- Instagram and Twitter: @whalewatchmeplz and @mitchellmoffit Clickable: http://bit.ly/16F1jeC and http://bit.ly/15J7ube Facebook: http://on.fb.me/1fjWszw Twitter: http://bit.ly/1d84R71 Tumblr: http://bit.ly/1amIPjF Vine: Search "AsapSCIENCE" on vine! Written and created by Mitchell Moffit (twitter @mitchellmoffit) and Gregory Brown (twitter @whalewatchmeplz). Further Reading-- Neurobiology of Mice Selected for High Voluntary Wheel-running Activity http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/21676789 Mice from lines selectively bred for high voluntary wheel running exhibit lower blood pressure during withdrawal from wheel access http://biology.ucr.edu/people/faculty/Garland/Kolb_et_al_2013_exercise_addiction_in_High-Runner_mice.pdf Patterns of Brain Activity With Variation in Voluntary Wheel-Running Behaviour http://www.biology.ucr.edu/people/faculty/Garland/RhodesEA03Fos.pdf Current understanding of the genetic basis for physical activity. http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/21270357 Genetic influences on exercise participation in 37,051 twin pairs from seven countries. http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/17183649 Does the difference between physically active and couch potato lie in the dopamine system? http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/20224735
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The Science of Aging
 
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TWEET IT - http://clicktotweet.com/JVi57 Why do we age, from a biological perspective? Written and created by Mitchell Moffit (twitter @mitchellmoffit) and Gregory Brown (twitter @whalewatchmeplz). TWITTER: http://www.twitter.com/AsapSCIENCE FACEBOOK: http://www.facebook.com/AsapSCIENCE Mitchell Moffit http://www.mitchellmoffit.com http://www.twitter.com/mitchellmoffit http://www.facebook.com/mitchellmoffit Gregory Brown http://www.gregorybrownart.tumblr.com http://www.twitter.com/whalewatchmeplz Further Reading -- Senesence: http://www.nature.com/nature/journal/v479/n7372/full/nature10600.html Aging Factors: http://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/S0027510711002223 Telomeres: http://www.nature.com/nm/journal/v12/n10/full/nm1006-1133.html http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/6286143 Telomeres and Cancer: http://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/S0092867400816839 Flatworms: http://www.pnas.org/content/early/2012/02/22/1118885109.full.pdf+html
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