The at-home DNA test craze is putting us all at risk

The at-home DNA test craze is putting us all at risk

Investigators have begun solving violent crimes through a new kind of DNA search — one that relies on DNA data from popular at-home DNA tests like 23andMe and AncestryDNA. But, as consumer DNA databases grow, a disturbing reality emerges: you could be identified via your DNA even if you’ve never taken a DNA test yourself.…

We tested NYC water for lead contamination

We tested NYC water for lead contamination

Lead contamination got a lot of national attention because of the crisis in Flint, Michigan. But today, lead pipes are still tainting tap water across America. In this episode of “Trial & Error,” we explore how lead enters the water supply, how to test for it, and find out whether our own homes are at…

We tested NYC water for lead and the results were confounding

We tested NYC water for lead and the results were confounding

Lead contamination got a lot of national attention because of the crisis in Flint, Michigan. But today, lead pipes are still tainting tap water across America. In this episode of “Trial & Error,” we explore how lead enters the water supply, how to test for it, and find out whether our own homes are at…

This algorithm decodes rat squeaks and could revolutionize animal research

This algorithm decodes rat squeaks and could revolutionize animal research

Rats are social and chatty critters, but most of their chatter is above the frequency that human ears can hear. If researchers could listen to what rats are “saying,” it could change countless experiments. This week, we try our hand at recording ultrasonic rat squeaks, and visit some scientists who built their own software to…

2 Hour Flash Sale! Olight Raw Copper i3T EOS CU

2 Hour Flash Sale! Olight Raw Copper i3T EOS CU

Olight is having a Flash Sale for 2 Hours Only on Monday 10-22-18 from NOW! To 12pm pst which is NOW to-3pm est. LINK BELOW i3T EOS CU Flash Sale https://www.olightstore.com/?tracking=5a9d904d8f0d8 Support the channel on Patreon https://www.patreon.com/thedailyshooter Videos also available on Full30 https://www.full30.com/channels/thedailyshooter This video is intended for educational and entertainment purposes only!

Old nuclear bomb tests are still haunting us today

Old nuclear bomb tests are still haunting us today

In 1946, the American military detonated a nuke underwater in the Pacific Ocean to see what would happen to abandoned warships nearby. In this video, we trace the far-reaching consequences of that test. It leads all the way to the present day; to a major American city; and to a nuclear scandal that’s cost millions…

Canon EOS R: Putting It To The Test

Canon EOS R: Putting It To The Test

I got my hands on the new Canon EOS R mirrorless camera, and some new Canon RF lenses, and decided to put them to the test. See the fantastic results of shooting with this new system in the field and in the studio. If you enjoyed this video, check out my Academy. I have over…

Assetto Corsa – VRC Ferrari F2007 v. 1.0 Shakedown

Assetto Corsa – VRC Ferrari F2007 v. 1.0 Shakedown

VRC have released version 1.0 of the Ferrari F2007. This car, in beta for over a year, is now available for free to the general public. The beta version was already brilliant – this one promises to be even better! https://www.racedepartment.com/downloads/vrc-2007-ferrari-f2007.21859/