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The stickiest *non-sticky* material

For more: https://youtu.be/vS0TuIPoeBs?t=23

The Stickiest Non-Sticky Substance

Adhesives based on gecko skin can hold huge weights – without sticking to anything. Head to https://brilliant.org/Veritasium to start your free trial. The first 200 of you will get 20% off Brilliant’s annual premium subscription. ▀▀▀ Thanks to Dr. Mark Cutkosky, Tony Chen, Amar Hajj-Ahmad, and the rest of the Biomimetics and Dexterous Manipulation...

The ring on a chain trick

For the answer: https://youtu.be/K-Fc08X56R0?t=228

Falling ladders - why does this happen?

What happens when a chain ladder lands on a table? Great video and concept by Andy Ruina. Let me know if you want me to post a follow up explaining the answer.

Indestructible coating?!

The coating is a polymer sold under the brand name Line-X. More about how it works in the full video here: https://youtu.be/DWkYRh6OXy8

This fake dog nose made chemical sensors 18x better

In this lab, they use different flow visualization techniques to help detect contraband, residues, and develop trace particle detection methods. Part of this video was sponsored by Caseta by Lutron. Find out more at https://casetawireless.com/veritasium ▀▀▀ Thanks to Rich Press and NIST for the great visit. Thanks to Matt Staymates for taking...

We tested the US Military’s secret space weapon

An engineer came up with a plan to drop tungsten telephone poles from space - the idea has been seriously considered on multiple occasions, so we tested it. Head to https://brilliant.org/Veritasium to start your free trial. The first 200 will get 20% off Brilliant's annual premium subscription. Massive thanks to Archisand for building such a beautiful...

How To Measure The Tiniest Forces In The Universe

This lab measures the tiniest forces in the universe. This video is sponsored by Brilliant. You can get started for free, or the first 200 people to sign up via https://brilliant.org/veritasium get 20% off a yearly subscription. ▀▀▀ Thanks to Rich Press and NIST for the great visit. Thanks to Dr. Gordon Shaw for showing us around his lab and...

Inside The Navy's Indoor Ocean

The US Navy has an indoor ocean that can simulate any wave in the world. This video is sponsored by Brilliant. You can get started for free, or the first 200 people to sign up via https://brilliant.org/veritasium get 20% off a yearly subscription. ▀▀▀ Thanks to Kelley Stirling and the Naval Surface Warfare Center, Carderock Division for the visit....

Fire conducts electricity #shorts

In a candle flame there are electrically charged particles, which you can pull apart using an electric field.

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