Hey it’s me Destin, welcome back to Smarter Every Day. So did you realize that Harry Houdini was the first person to fly an airplane in Australia? I didn’t either, that’s crazy. In fact this guy’s whole life was interesting because he lived it out daily cheating death in front of thousands of people. Now
(helicopter flying) (alarm systems beeping) – [Instructor] Ditching, ditching, ditching. (water rushing) – So, I’m alive. (laughs) All right, here’s the deal. My last mission as a U.S. government civil servant was in a helicopter off the coast of Hawaii. We’ll learn about that in a future episode, but this video’s different. This is not
Hey it’s me Destin Welcome back to Smarter Every Day. So in the last video we talked about what it was like to get a tattoo in slow motion. But this time we’re gonna talk about the removal process. It’s way more complicated. It involves physics like thermodynamics, optics, even biology and chemistry are involved.