Concrete Does Not Dry Out

MinutePhysics explains why building things to last is more complicated than you might think.

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The Speed Of Life

Derek at Veritasium explains why we perceive time faster as we get older.

What Are The Four New Elements On The Periodic Table?

DNews briefly explains the latest additions that complete the seventh row of the periodic table. Right now, IUPAC has given them temporary names: Ununtrium, Ununpentium, Ununseptium, and Ununoctium. Yeah, gotta love that impromptu Latin root lesson…Anyway, these new elements will get proper names later on, and hopefully the public will get to learn more about what they can do as well. What a way for the field of Chemistry to kick off 2016!

The Physics of Car Crashes

MinutePhysics explains the science behind something that you’ll hopefully never have to experience.

Flavor Science: What’s Really in a Pumpkin Spice Latte

SciShow explains why your favorite foods are way more complicated than you might think.