“There are moments when the human body
can overcome things you would never expect.”
Our bodies are incredible! Explore the science and discoveries being made to improve our health and learn more about ourselves.
4 minute lesson
Foldscope, a paper microscope, takes about one dollar to create, but it’s changing education and medicine around the world.
9 minute lesson
Did you know video games could potentially be used as medicine? Researchers are finding ways to use gaming to help treat things like ADHD, autism, and depression!
5 minute lesson
Training your nose can transform your world! Here’s how you can learn to recognize small differences in your surroundings that you wouldn’t have noticed before!
Are our emotions universal? Will someone on the other side of the globe express theirs the same way that you do? Find out today on EWCed!
6 minute lesson
Did you know you can build an immunity to fear? Here are a few tips you can use when life gets a little overwhelming. Learn more on EWCed!
7 minute lesson
Have you heard of your microbiome? Your body is home to microorganisms of all kinds that help to keep you healthy and alive!
Tim Doucette has learned to use his unique eyesight to help him see deep into the night sky. Here is his story.
Did you know ancient teeth are some of the best ways to understand the lives of our human ancestors? Learn what these teeth are telling us!
How can a man without eyes ride a bicycle or navigate busy streets? Using a form of echolocation, Daniel Kish is able to see with sound and teach others to do the same!
It seems the world has a problem with phone addiction, so what can we do about it? Here’s how your phone is getting your attention and how you can fix it!
3 minute lesson
What is empathy? How can we use empathy to make the world better? Here are some simple skills to help you start using empathy more often!
8 minute lesson
Do you know how teeth grow? It’s actually a fascinating process that started before you even had a brain! Learn more about this marvel of our biology!
Why don’t we seem more positive news? Progress is happening around the world, so why do we hear so many negative stories? Here’s how we can change that!
10 minute lesson
Quiet places in nature are disappearing. Meet the man who is saving silence to help us connect with nature and stay healthier!
Black soldier flies could change the future of farming by helping us create closed-loop systems for our food! Find out how!
13 minute lesson
Music is a human universal and has a deep impact on us. Here’s how music affects our brains and the ways it reshapes us at a fundamental level.
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