January 16, 2022


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How Science Got Us to 2020 | Compilation

How Science Got Us to 2020 | Compilation

As we forge ahead into the new year, let’s take some time to thank the intrepid researchers, volunteers, and even the occasional dog who came before us, made sure our food and drugs are free from poison, and built the devices that make our modern lives possible.

Hosted by: Michael Aranda


The Poison Squads: The Stupid, Risky First Food Safety Tests: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=yniErnqqvuI

How Pocket Calculators Changed Electronics Forever: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=goB47Cgqxfs

How Studying Bacteria Almost Kept Us From Discovering the Flu: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Ci-dAcEo2uw
The Real Story of John Snow: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=_Uwwhudc-CQ

A Deadly Mistake That Led to Safer Medicine | Elixir Sulfanilamide: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=jfFQPGVZPuk

Thalidomide: The Chemistry Mistake That Killed Thousands of Babies: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=mrTHfBCduRA

When Sled Dogs Saved an Alaskan Town: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=rsl7Hkeg4S8

That Time the US Government Poisoned Alcohol: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=bKKjWyOtyTg


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