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Like Pale Gold - The Great Gatsby Part I: Crash Course English Literature #4 11:43
Like Pale Gold - The Great Gatsby Part I: Crash Course English Literature #4
Published: 5 year ago
In which John Green explores F. Scott Fitzgerald's novel of the Jazz Age, The Great Gatsby. John introduces you to Nick Carraway, Jay Gatsby, Daisy and Tom Buchanan, and the other characters in the no...
Existentialism: Crash Course Philosophy #16 8:54
Existentialism: Crash Course Philosophy #16
Published: 1 year ago
Now that we’ve left behind the philosophy of religion, it’s time to start exploring what other ways might exist to find meaning in the world. Today we explore essentialism and its response: existe...
Wait For It...The Mongols!: Crash Course World History #17 11:31
Wait For It...The Mongols!: Crash Course World History #17
Published: 5 year ago
Crash Course World History is now available on DVD! Visit http://store.dftba.com/products/crashcourse-world-history-the-complete-series-dvd-set to buy a set for your home or classroom. You can direct...
The Nucleus: Crash Course Chemistry #1 10:12
The Nucleus: Crash Course Chemistry #1
Published: 5 year ago
Hank does his best to convince us that chemistry is not torture, but is instead the amazing and beautiful science of stuff. Chemistry can tell us how three tiny particles - the proton, neutron and ele...
Ancient Egypt: Crash Course World History #4 11:55
Ancient Egypt: Crash Course World History #4
Published: 6 year ago
In which John covers the long, long history of ancient Egypt, including the Old, Middle and New Kingdoms, and even a couple of intermediate periods. Learn about mummies, pharaohs, pyramids and the Nil...
Buddha and Ashoka: Crash Course World History #6 12:17
Buddha and Ashoka: Crash Course World History #6
Published: 6 year ago
In which John relates a condensed history of India, post-Indus Valley Civilization. John explores Hinduism and the origins of Buddhism. He also gets into the reign of Ashoka, the Buddhist emperor who,...
Muscles, part 1 - Muscle Cells: Crash Course A&P #21 10:24
Muscles, part 1 - Muscle Cells: Crash Course A&P #21
Published: 2 year ago
We're kicking off our exploration of muscles with a look at the complex and important relationship between actin and myosin. Your smooth, cardiac, and skeletal muscles create movement by contracting a...
Mansa Musa and Islam in Africa: Crash Course World History #16 10:31
Mansa Musa and Islam in Africa: Crash Course World History #16
Published: 5 year ago
In which John Green teaches you about Sub-Saharan Africa! So, what exactly was going on there? It turns out, it was a lot of trade, converting to Islam, visits from Ibn Battuta, trade, beautiful women...
Reconstruction and 1876: Crash Course US History #22 0:13
Reconstruction and 1876: Crash Course US History #22
Published: 4 year ago
In which John Green teaches you about Reconstruction. After the divisive, destructive Civil War, Abraham Lincoln had a plan to reconcile the country and make it whole again. Then he got shot, Andrew J...
Immune System, part 1: Crash Course A&P #45 9:13
Immune System, part 1: Crash Course A&P #45
Published: 2 year ago
Our final episodes of Anatomy & Physiology explore the way your body keeps all that complex, intricate stuff alive and healthy -- your immune system. The immune system’s responses begin with physica...
Cartesian Skepticism - Neo, Meet Rene: Crash Course Philosophy #5 10:1
Cartesian Skepticism - Neo, Meet Rene: Crash Course Philosophy #5
Published: 2 year ago
This week Hank introduces skepticism, exploring everything from the nature of reality through the eyes of a 17th century philosopher and, of course, The Matrix. -- PBS Digital Studios wants to get t...
The French Revolution: Crash Course World History #29 11:54
The French Revolution: Crash Course World History #29
Published: 5 year ago
In which John Green examines the French Revolution, and gets into how and why it differed from the American Revolution. Was it the serial authoritarian regimes? The guillotine? The Reign of Terror? Al...
The Black Legend, Native Americans, and Spaniards: Crash Course US History #1 11:20
The Black Legend, Native Americans, and Spaniards: Crash Course US History #1
Published: 5 year ago
In which John Green kicks off Crash Course US History! Why, you may ask, are we covering US History, and not more World History, or the history of some other country, or the very specific history of y...
The Nervous System, Part 1: Crash Course A&P #8 10:36
The Nervous System, Part 1: Crash Course A&P #8
Published: 3 year ago
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Utilitarianism: Crash Course Philosophy #36 10:1
Utilitarianism: Crash Course Philosophy #36
Published: 10 month ago
Our next stop in our tour of the ethical lay of the land is utilitarianism. With a little help from Batman, Hank explains the principle of utility, and the difference between act and rule utilitariani...
Lab Techniques & Safety: Crash Course Chemistry #21 9:3
Lab Techniques & Safety: Crash Course Chemistry #21
Published: 4 year ago
Hank takes a break from the desk to bring you to the lab in order to demonstrate some important points about the practical side of chemistry - experimentation in the laboratory. You'll learn what to w...
The End of Civilization (In the Bronze Age): Crash Course World History 211 12:59
The End of Civilization (In the Bronze Age): Crash Course World History 211
Published: 3 year ago
In which John Green teaches you about the Bronze Age civilization in what we today call the middle east, and how the vast, interconnected civilization that encompassed Egypt, The Levant, and Mesopotam...
Communists, Nationalists, and China's Revolutions: Crash Course World History #37 12:11
Communists, Nationalists, and China's Revolutions: Crash Course World History #37
Published: 5 year ago
Don't forget! Crash Course posters and t-shirts at http://store.dftba.com/collections/crashcourse In which John Green teaches you about China's Revolutions. While the rest of the world was off having...
ATP & Respiration: Crash Course Biology #7 13:26
ATP & Respiration: Crash Course Biology #7
Published: 6 year ago
In which Hank does some push ups for science and describes the "economy" of cellular respiration and the various processes whereby our bodies create energy in the form of ATP. Crash Course Biology is...
To Sleep, Perchance to Dream - Crash Course Psychology #9 10:41
To Sleep, Perchance to Dream - Crash Course Psychology #9
Published: 3 year ago
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