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Woman whispers for help in a chilling 911 call
2 years ago

A woman pleaded for help to an Ohio police dispatcher while her alleged abductor slept just feet away. CNN's George Howell reports.

Woman Whose Mother Passed As White Introduces Her Mixed-Race Family Members | Megyn Kelly TODAY
1 year ago

As Megyn Kelly continues her discussion with Gail Lukasik, who uncovered that her mother hid her mixed-race heritage, Lukasik introduces a half-uncle and ...

It's not you. Claw machines are rigged.
4 years ago

If you have played a claw machine you probably haven't won many prizes and maybe even thought they are rigged. Find out what really happened to your ...

The 1995 Hubble photo that changed astronomy
2 years ago

The Hubble Deep Field, explained by the man who made it happen. Subscribe to our channel! Click here to download the Hubble Deep ...

Photo of police officer consoling teen goes viral
3 years ago

A photo taken of Charlotte police officer Tim Purdy consoling a teen goes viral.

Asian flush, explained
4 years ago

It's not because they're drunker than you are. Subscribe to our channel! Asian flush, also widely known as Asian glow, is when Chinese, ...

How President Tyler, born in 1790, still has two living grandsons
1 year ago

President John Tyler was born in 1790, but still has two living grandsons. We met with members of his family to find out how two generations managed to last ...

Why ships used this camouflage in World War I
1 year ago

Dazzle camouflage was fantastically weird. It was also surprisingly smart. WWII saw another kind of strange history unfold: a meme (yes, really). Watch our video ...

'The Middle': Watch How a Pop Hit Is Made | NYT - Diary of a Song
11 months ago

Using voice memos, demos, texts and interviews, we reconstruct the wild ride of how Zedd, Maren Morris and a 23-year-old songwriter turned a few chords into ...

Ed Sheeran's 'Shape of You': Making 2017’s Biggest Track | NYT - Diary of a Song
1 year ago

How Ed Sheeran, Johnny McDaid and Steve Mac made the most-streamed track of 2017. Read more: More from The New York Times ...

Mercury retrograde, explained WITHOUT astrology
3 years ago

The science buried under the pseudoscience. Subscribe to our channel! Sources: Mars photography by Tunç Tezel: ...

Why no aquarium has a great white shark
3 years ago

Many have tried to keep a white shark in captivity. Here's why that's so difficult. There are several aquariums around the world, including one in Georgia, that ...

The royal weddings that shaped European history
10 months ago

To Queen Victoria, marriages were about strategic alliances. Correction: At 5:38, the map of post-war Germany is missing eastern Prussia. The borders of ...

Airplane black boxes, explained
3 years ago

Sometimes flight recorders are the only way the victims' families will know what happened to the plane. Subscribe to our channel! ...

Bernie Sanders' accent, explained
3 years ago

Bernie Sanders' accent, explained Subscribe to our channel! This year two major presidential candidates — Bernie Sanders and Donald ...

How Singapore Fixed Its Housing Problem
7 months ago

Singapore had a severe housing shortage decades ago. But it developed one of the world's best public housing programs, which has also allowed a huge ...

How the BBC makes Planet Earth look like a Hollywood movie
2 years ago

The technology behind the cinematic style of the BBC's Planet Earth II. Check back next Monday for the next episode in this mini-series. Subscribe to our ...

It’s not you. Phones are designed to be addicting.
1 year ago

The 3 design elements that make smartphones so hard to put down, explained by Google's former design ethicist. Check out Christophe's video on how ...

How the Mona Lisa became so overrated
2 years ago

It's not just the smile. There are a few real reasons Mona is so famous. Vox's Phil Edwards looked into it... Follow Phil Edwards and Vox Almanac on Facebook ...

The (mostly) true story of hobo graffiti
8 months ago

What we know about hobo graffiti comes from hobos — a group that took pride in embellishing stories. Subscribe to our channel! is ...

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