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Joe Hanson
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Ph.D. biologist, science writer, video-maker, and rubber of puppy bellies
Ph.D. biologist, science writer, video-maker, and rubber of puppy bellies

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This week’s +It's Okay To Be Smart might sound like a really boring horror film that’s set at a salad bar, but it’s actually a tale of culinary chemistry, quirky caterpillars, and coevolution!

Watch it here: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=8Ofgj2KDbfk
#science   #evolution  

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NEW VIDEO on +It's Okay To Be Smart!!! Here's the story of how Thomas Jefferson saved America using science (and a giant moose) 

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=7lwRZ6AUY44

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I sat down for an in-depth interview about +It's Okay To Be Smart with Peter from Go Verb A Noun. Here in Part 2 we dig deep into science communication and creativity. If you've ever wanted to look inside my brain, here's your chance!

Check out the full interview here: https://www.youtube.com/user/goVERBaNOUN

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NEW VIDEO on +It's Okay To Be Smart: Did dinosaurs really go extinct?

This might change the way you look at buffalo wings and Thanksgiving dinner forever.

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NEW VIDEO! Will we ever run out of oil? And considering this whole climate change business,, should we wait that long before we stop using it?

Enjoy part 2 of this special series on energy! Special thanks to +Sheril Kirshenbaum and UT-Austin's Webber Energy Group for helping me put this together.

Check out +It's Okay To Be Smart for more: https://www.youtube.com/user/itsokaytobesmart

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Check out this week's new +It's Okay To Be Smart, it's 1.21 Gigawatts of electrifying energy essentials!

The world of energy, that complex system behind the gas pump and the electrical socket, can be confusing, but if you're going to be an energy-conscious citizen you've got to speak the language. This week's video gives you a fun intro to some important principles of energy (with the help of Doc Brown)

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If this GIF featuring me and Flava Flav "filming" a cooking show doesn't make any sense, it's because you haven't watched this week's new video yet!  

Remedy that here: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=tuBWjY9BpEc
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