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Vox: Understand The News
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Ezra Klein, Melissa Bell, Matthew Yglesias and Trei Brundrett announce the launch of the news site Vox.com Subscribe to our channel! ru-clip.com/user/voxdotcom Vox.com is news website that helps you cut through t..
The real reason Boeing's new plane crashed twice
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This isn’t just a computer bug. It’s a scandal. Join the Video Lab! bit.ly/video-lab Two Boeing airplanes have fallen out of the air and crashed in the past six months. On the surface, this is a technical failure. But the real story is a..
How IKEA gets you to impulsively buy more
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IKEA has mastered the “Gruen effect.” Subscribe to our channel! goo.gl/0bsAjO Researchers estimate that 50 percent of purchases are unplanned. These purchases, especially impulse buys, present an opportunity for retailers who can entice ..
The science is in: Exercise isn’t the best way to lose weight
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Why working out is great for health, but not for weight loss, explained in five minutes. Subscribe to our channel! goo.gl/0bsAjO Vox.com is a news website that helps you cut through the noise and understand what's really driving the events i..
Europe’s most fortified border is in Africa
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The death trap that separates Europe and Africa still can't stop everyone. Check out the full Vox Borders experience, including a look at how we made this series, online: bit.ly/vox-borders Follow Johnny to stay up to date on Vox Borders: In..
The phone call that could get Trump impeached
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The impeachment inquiry into President Trump started with a phone call. And what makes it noteworthy is actually how simple it is. Trump’s White House released a rough transcript of his call with Ukraine’s president, Volodymyr Zelensky. It shows..
How America became a superpower
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America grew from a colony to a superpower in 200 years. Help us make more ambitious videos by joining the Vox Video Lab. It gets you exclusive perks, like livestream Q&As with all the Vox creators, a badge that levels up over time, and video extras..
Hong Kong’s huge protests, explained
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The people of Hong Kong are protesting in record-breaking numbers. Thanks to Dashlane for sponsoring us - Try Dashlane free here: www.dashlane.com/vox and get 10% off now with promo code VOX. Become a Video Lab member! bit.ly/video-..
Why Cuban cab drivers earn more than doctors
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In Cuba, cab drivers are the one percent Help us make more ambitious videos by joining the Vox Video Lab. It gets you exclusive perks, like livestream Q&As with all the Vox creators, a badge that levels up over time, and video extras bringing you cl..
Why danger symbols can’t last forever
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How to design fear, explained with 99% Invisible. Check them out here: 99pi.org Correction: The correct spelling of “warning” in Persian is هشدار. Watch the previous episode from this series: bit.ly/2DDIQAL Subscribe to our ..
Why women’s clothing sizes don’t make sense
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Women's clothing sizes are very inconsistent. So no, it's not you. It's the women’s clothing industry. Subscribe to our channel! goo.gl/0bsAjO Vox.com is a news website that helps you cut through the noise and understand what's really driv..
Why humans are so bad at thinking about climate change
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The biggest problem for the climate change fight isn’t technology - it’s human psychology. This is the first episode of Climate Lab, a six-part series produced by the University of California in partnership with Vox. Hosted by Emmy-nominated ..
Apollo 11’s journey to the moon, annotated
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The moon landing was a feat of engineering, accomplished through the careful deconstruction of a 3,000 ton spacecraft. Subscribe to our channel! goo.gl/0bsAjO Apollo 11 launched on July 16, 1969, carrying Neil Armstrong, Buzz Aldrin, and Mic..
The gun solution we're not talking about
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Universal background checks won't fix America's gun crisis. But there's something else that might. Become a Video Lab member! bit.ly/video-lab It seems like after every mass shooting, politicians talk about expanding background checks for gu..
Vox Borders is back — with a twist!
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Here's where Borders is going next. Tell me what stories I should do in the USA: www.vox.com/borders-usa Follow Johnny on Instagram: johnny.harris Follow Vox Borders on Facebook Watch: VoxBord..
How the Catholic Church censored Hollywood's Golden Age
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For decades Hollywood studios needed to follow a strict set of moral guidelines if they wanted their movies to get made. Subscribe to our channel! goo.gl/0bsAjO From 1934 to 1954 every Hollywood movie needed to follow a strict set of guideli..
Why safe playgrounds aren't great for kids
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There's a case for making playgrounds riskier. This video is presented by Wix, sign up at www.wix.com/go/vox Subscribe to our channel! goo.gl/0bsAjO The stereotypical modern playground - with its bright colors and rubberized floor..
Syria's war: Who is fighting and why
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Watch how the Syrian civil war became the mess it is today. After four-plus years of fighting, Syria's war has killed at least hundreds of thousands of people and displaced millions. And, though it started as a civil war, it's become much more than..
When white supremacists overthrew a government
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The hidden history of an American coup. Join the Vox Video Lab for a behind-the-scenes look into Ranjani's reporting process and to support future episodes of Missing Chapter: bit.ly/video-lab. Correction at 7:23: Cynthia's ancestors lived i..
Consent, explained for Donald Trump
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Vox's Emily Crockett explains why Donald Trump's comments aren't just "lewd," they're predatory. Subscribe to our channel! goo.gl/0bsAjO Vox.com is a news website that helps you cut through the noise and understand what's really driving the..
This jet fighter is a disaster, but Congress keeps buying it
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Trump says the F-35 is too expensive and he's not wrong. But this is what he's up against. Sources: 1:09 www.mckinsey.com/industries/public-sector/our-insights/defense-offsets-from-contractual-burden-to-competitive-weapon 1:15 www.s..
How Brexit could create a crisis at the Irish border
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The open border has helped keep the peace for 20 years. Help us make more ambitious videos by joining the Vox Video Lab. It gets you exclusive perks, like livestream Q&As with all the Vox creators, a badge that levels up over time, and video extras ..
Bernie Sanders: The Vox Conversation
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In a wide-ranging discussion, Bernie Sanders discusses his views on socialism, single payer, open borders, Zionism, and more with Vox Editor-in-chief Ezra Klein. Table of contents below: 0:00 - Socialism 3:20 - Universal health care 5:50 - Gl..
Why we say “OK”
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How a cheesy joke from the 1830s became the most widely spoken word in the world. Subscribe to our channel! goo.gl/0bsAjO OK is thought to be the most widely recognized word on the planet. We use it to communicate with each other, as well as..
How this border transformed a subcontinent | India & Pakistan
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The story of how a hastily-drawn line divided one people into two. This season of Borders is presented by CuriosityStream. Watch thousands of documentaries for free for 31-days: www.curiositystream.com/Borders Join the Video Lab to help us m..
Why Iraq's great rivers are dying
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And the timing couldn't be worse. Become a Video Lab member! bit.ly/video-lab Iraq gets almost all of its water from two rivers: The Tigris and the Euphrates. Both begin in Turkey and make their way down the entire length of the country, bef..
Israeli settlements, explained | Settlements Part I
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The maps that explain the settlers. You can watch a more comprehensive history of the Israel-Palestine here : ru-clip.com/video/iRYZjOuUnlU/video.html Subscribe to our channel! goo.gl/0bsAjO Special thanks for B'Tselem for the use of th..
Going green shouldn't be this hard
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Going green does not need to be a sacrifice, either for us as individuals or for businesses, governments and the economy. This is the second episode of Climate Lab, a six-part series produced by the University of California in partnership with Vox...
Proof of evolution that you can find on your body
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You have your mom's smile, your dad's eyes, and the ear muscles of a Triassic mammal. Forty-two percent of Americans say that humans were created in their present form within the past 10,000 years - a percentage that hasn't changed much since 1982..
How the US stole thousands of Native American children
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The long and brutal history of the US trying to “kill the Indian and save the man”. For more of Vox's reporting on Indigenous Peoples' Day, check out the latest episode of Today Explained: art19.com/shows/today-explained/episodes/b3c9045..
The ingredients of a classic house track
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With a disco sample and drum machine house music took over the globe . Become a Video Lab member! bit.ly/video-lab House has become one of the most popular forms of electronic music since its inception in the late 80’s. It began in Chicag..
Why China is building islands in the South China Sea
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China claims they aren't military bases, but their actions say otherwise. Help us make more ambitious videos by joining the Vox Video Lab. It gets you exclusive perks, like livestream Q&As with all the Vox creators, a badge that levels up over time..
The math problem that stumped thousands of mansplainers
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The Monty Hall Problem went viral in 1990. Special thanks to Zachary Crockett at Priceonomics where this story came from: priceonomics.com/the-time-everyone-corrected-the-worlds-smartest/ Subscribe to our channel! goo.gl/0bsAjO Vox..
How highways wrecked American cities
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The Interstate Highway System was one of America's most revolutionary infrastructure projects. It also destroyed urban neighborhoods across the nation. Subscribe to our channel! goo.gl/0bsAjO The 48,000 miles of interstate highway that woul..
Why a cat always lands on its feet
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In 1894, a French scientist used a camera to solve a physics problem. Join the Video Lab! bit.ly/video-lab Étienne-Jules Marey was a French scientist and inventor who analyzed how things moved. He developed a way to photograph multiple stag..
How American CEOs got so rich
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For a long time, it was off-limits for a corporation to buy back its own stock. Not anymore. Become a Video Lab member! bit.ly/video-lab American companies today spend billions on stock buybacks. So what does that mean for the US economy? An..
How Technicolor changed movies
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What was "glorious Technicolor?" It was a groundbreaking technology - but it was more than that, too. Find an extra commentary video here: ru-clip.com/video/mJCtHs-dh0M/video.html To learn more, check out: The George Eastman Museum: ea..
Why you still don't understand the Green New Deal
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Political news coverage tends to focus on strategy over substance, and that’s making it less likely that the public will agree on big policy ideas when we need them the most. Subscribe to our channel! goo.gl/0bsAjO The Green New Deal is an..
Obama on the state of the world: the extended Vox conversation
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President Obama talks with Vox Executive Editor Matthew Yglesias about war, peace, the Middle East, China, terrorism, foreign aid, and more. Read the extended interview with President Obama and nerd out with all the charts and graphs you could ever ..
China's trillion dollar plan to dominate global trade
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It's about more than just economics. Help us make more ambitious videos by joining the Vox Video Lab. It gets you exclusive perks, like livestream Q&As with all the Vox creators, a badge that levels up over time, and video extras bringing you closer..
How India runs the world's biggest election
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900 million eligible voters need access to polling booths. This season of Borders is presented by CuriosityStream. Watch thousands of documentaries for free for 31-days: www.curiositystream.com/Borders Join the Video Lab to help us make more..
How J Dilla humanized his MPC3000
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J Dilla made his MPC3000 musical. Subscribe to our channel! goo.gl/0bsAjO There's a halo of reverence around J Dilla, a producer and beatmaker from Detroit who made some of the most fascinating and influential beats in hip hop history. Bef..
We measured pop music’s falsetto obsession
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From Justin Timberlake to the Bee Gees, we charted the popularity of men singing high. Become a Video Lab member! bit.ly/video-lab It’s nearly impossible to turn on the radio and not hear a male artist singing really high. Likely he’s a t..
A brief history of America and Cuba
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150 years of tension may be coming to an end. Subscribe to our channel! goo.gl/0bsAjO Vox.com is a news website that helps you cut through the noise and understand what's really driving the events in the headlines. Check out www.vox...
How Leonardo da Vinci made a "satellite" map in 1502
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It was a feat of technological and symbolic imagination. And it was pretty accurate, too. Join the Video Lab to see Phil's Q&A! bit.ly/video-lab Leonardo da Vinci’s known for his art and inventions - but also his groundbreaking maps, lik..
Weed is not more dangerous than alcohol
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Drugs are bad, but the drug war is worse. It's possible that legalizing marijuana could be a huge public-health win. Subscribe to our channel! ru-clip.com/user/voxdotcom Vox.com is news website that helps you cut..
The conflict in Kashmir, explained
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Why Kashmir remains one of the most militarized regions in the world. Become a Video Lab member! bit.ly/video-lab The dispute between India and Pakistan over Kashmir is one of the longest running conflicts. Ever since Britain left India in ..
Inside Hong Kong’s cage homes
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When houses are the size of parking spaces. Follow Johnny on Instagram: johnnywharris Follow the Vox Borders watch page: VoxBorders/ Sign up for the Borders newsletter: www.vox.com/borders-em..
How I Got My Job at Vox | Lessons About Getting a Job in Video
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How video went from hobby to job for me. Part I: ru-clip.com/video/WosBbOSbzvA/video.html Here’s that video résumé I did in 2014 vimeo.com/112976980 Subscribe to my channel if you want it to: goo.gl/1U8Zy7 My Instagram: www.instagram...
The right way to kill a fish
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The most popular way to kill fish isn’t great for the fish - or our taste buds. Ting Mobile is the smarter choice for affordable cell phone service. Get a $25 credit when you try Ting at vox.ting.com Become a Vox Video Lab member! http:/..