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Dr D. Bulte from Oxford University's FMRIB (Functional Magnetic Resonance Imaging of the Brain) centre explains the theory underlying today's modern MRI scanners. Easy to understand.

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Melissa is a Let's Talk Science volunteer and graduate student at York University who spent the summer of 2015 doing research at CERN

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Within a few decades, it is very possible that some of the power you use will be generated by bacteria.

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This video explains the Magnus Effect which describes how spin effects moving objects. The importance of the Magnus Effect extends from the effect of spin on a ball to some travel applications.

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Using animation this video provides a description of atomic structure and explains why it is so difficult to understand or explain the structure of something so different from our normal experiences.

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This video explores the asteroid blast over Siberia in 1908 known as the Tunguska Event. See what the site looked like when the first scientists arrived to study the effects of the blast.

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This video from DNews explains the physics behind a good baseball pitch.

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Have you ever been surfing and wondered what kind of board would be best and why? This video from DNews explains the science and history of surfboards.

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This video from MinutePhysics explains the counterintuitive physics behind turning a bike.

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This video from MinutePhysics explains the physics behind why bikes stay upright.

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