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What Is The Most Dangerous Sport In The World?

With the Olympics wrapping up, we wondered: what is the most dangerous sport?! Subscribe, it's free! http://bit.ly/asapsci Created by: Mitchell Moffit and Gregory Brown Written by: Tharsan Kana, Rachel Salt, Mitch Moffit & Greg Brown Illustrated by: Max Simmons Edited by: Sel Ghebrehiwot FOLLOW US! Instagram and Twitter: @whalewatchmeplz and @mitchellmoffit Clickable: http://bit.ly/16F1jeC and http://bit.ly/15J7ube AsapINSTAGRAM: https://instagram.com/asapscience/ Facebook: http://facebook.com/AsapSCIENCE Twitter: http://twitter.com/AsapSCIENCE Tumblr: http://asapscience.tumblr.com SNAPCHAT US 'whalewatchmeplz' and 'pixelmitch' Created by Mitchell Moffit (twitter @mitchellmoffit) and Gregory Brown (twitter @whalewatchmeplz). Send us stuff! ASAPSCIENCE INC. P.O. Box 93, Toronto P Toronto, ON, M5S2S6 Further Reading/References: 1) http://www.history.org/foundation/journal/winter10/lacrosse.cfm 2) http://www.history.com/news/5-myths-about-the-ancient-olympics 3) http://www.slate.com/blogs/five_ring_circus/2014/02/15/sochi_2014_sliding_sports_skeleton_is_fast_but_luge_is_faster.html 4) https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/9240985 5) http://www.cnn.com/2010/OPINION/02/15/epstein.luge/index.html 6)https://www.nytimes.com/2014/02/02/sports/olympics/a-swift-and-fatal-luge-plunge-and-then-an-abyss-of-sorrow.html 7) https://www.salon.com/2010/02/19/olympic_skeleton_not_dangerous/ 8)https://www.theglobeandmail.com/sports/more-sports/canadas-skeleton-team-limits-training-runs-to-prevent-head-injuries/article14671480/ 9)https://www.washingtonpost.com/news/wonk/wp/2014/02/18/curlers-more-likely-to-hurt-themselves-than-lugers-speed-skaters/?utm_term=.0b7b8ccc5c83 10) https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/25645116 11) http://pubmedcentralcanada.ca/pmcc/articles/PMC1303417/pdf/westjmed00354-0039.pdf 12) https://www.aafp.org/afp/1999/0101/p131.html 13) https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/20086479 14) https://news.nationalgeographic.com/news/2004/02/0225_040225_TVbullrider_2.html 15) https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/7610390 16) http://www.rheumatologynetwork.com/osteoarthritis/tackling-football-injuries-lower-extremity 17)https://www.scientificamerican.com/article/the-science-of-football-which-positions-take-the-hardest-hits/ 18) https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC3091900/ 19)https://www.theglobeandmail.com/sports/hockey/study-says-minor-hockey-body-checking-ban-has-led-to-fewer-injuries/article34274411/ 20) https://jamanetwork.com/journals/jama/fullarticle/2645104 21)http://www.nytimes.com/2011/12/06/sports/hockey/derek-boogaard-a-brain-going-bad.html?pagewanted=all 22) http://www.protectthebrain.org/Brain-Injury-Research/Dementia-Pugilistica.aspx 23) https://concussionfoundation.org/CTE-resources/what-is-CTE 24) http://journals.plos.org/plosone/article?id=10.1371/journal.pone.0185541 25) http://www.telegraph.co.uk/boxing/2017/04/27/heavyweight-punch-brutal-weapon-sport/ 26)https://canadianmmalawblog.files.wordpress.com/2017/04/cte-in-athletes-in-high-impact-sports.pdf 27) https://www.physioroom.com/sports/boxing/top_5_boxing_injuries_3.php 28) https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC4905906/ 29) https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/26327287 30)http://www.huffingtonpost.ca/entry/mixed-martial-arts-safer-than-boxing-study_us_563ce23be4b0411d3070c8d6 31)https://www.cpsc.gov/cgibin/NEISSQuery/Data/Highlights/2016/2016%20NEISS%20Data%20Highlights%20(sex%20and%20age).pdf 32)https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC3445097/ 33)http://bjsm.bmj.com/content/35/2/103 34)https://nccsir.unc.edu/files/2013/10/NCCSIR-34th-Annual-All-Sport-Report-1982_2016_FINAL.pdf 35)http://www.nsc.org/learn/safety-knowledge/Pages/injury-facts-chart.aspx 36)http://www.stanfordchildrens.org/en/topic/default?id=sports-injury-statistics-90-P02787

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Should You Be Monogamous?

Monogamy is the gold standard, but is it best? When Millennials Try Environmentalism: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=piinC82Zi1M Subscribe for more science! http://bit.ly/asapsci Created by: Mitchell Moffit and Gregory Brown Written by: Rachel Salt, Greg Brown, & Mitch Moffit Illustrated by: Max Simmons Edited by: Sel Ghebrehiwot FOLLOW US! Instagram and Twitter: @whalewatchmeplz and @mitchellmoffit Clickable: http://bit.ly/16F1jeC and http://bit.ly/15J7ube AsapINSTAGRAM: https://instagram.com/asapscience/ Snapchat: realasapscience Facebook: http://facebook.com/AsapSCIENCE Twitter: http://twitter.com/AsapSCIENCE Tumblr: http://asapscience.tumblr.com SNAPCHAT US 'whalewatchmeplz' and 'pixelmitch' Created by Mitchell Moffit (twitter @mitchellmoffit) and Gregory Brown (twitter @whalewatchmeplz). Send us stuff! ASAPSCIENCE INC. P.O. Box 93, Toronto P Toronto, ON, M5S2S6 Further Reading -- https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC2930788/ Does fertility trump monogamy? https://www.nationalgeographic.com/animals/photo-ark/pictures/monogamous-animals/ 10 amorous animals that mate for life http://rstb.royalsocietypublishing.org/content/367/1589/657 The puzzle of monogamous marriage https://www.nature.com/articles/ncomms11219 Disease dynamics and costly punishment can foster socially imposed monogamy http://onlinelibrary.wiley.com/doi/10.1111/j.1530-2415.2012.01286.x/abstract The Fewer the Merrier?: Assessing Stigma Surrounding Consensually Non-monogamous Romantic Relationships https://experts.umich.edu/en/publications/investigation-of-consensually-nonmonogamous-relationships-theorie Investigation of Consensually Nonmonogamous Relationships: Theories, Methods, and New Directions http://journals.plos.org/plosone/article?id=10.1371/journal.pone.0177841 Perceptions of primary and secondary relationships in polyamory https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/26116890 Re-examining the effectiveness of monogamy as an STI-preventive strategy. http://www.tandfonline.com/doi/abs/10.1080/14616660500335391 Sex differences and similarities in preferred mating arrangements http://www.tandfonline.com/doi/full/10.1080/00224499.2016.1252308?scroll=top&needAccess=true Caught in a “Bad Romance”? Reconsidering the Negative Association Between Sociosexuality and Relationship Functioning http://www.tandfonline.com/doi/full/10.1080/0092623X.2016.1178675 Prevalence of Experiences With Consensual Nonmonogamous Relationships: Findings From Two National Samples of Single Americans https://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/S0191886917306311 Swiping right: Sociosexuality, intentions to engage in infidelity, and infidelity experiences on Tinder Is Monogamy Best? Is monogamy wrong Monogamy vs. Poly What is Polyamory Swinging Open Relationship Is Monogamy Natural what is non-monogamy is non-monogamy wrong STI Risk Why are we monogamous? Most animals are not monogamous Do most people cheat why do people cheat is poly a choice is monogamy a choice cheating husbands cheating wives cheating girlfriends cheating boyfriends history of human mating tinder swipe right are poly relationships healthy casual sex

3 semanas atrás

Circumcised vs. Uncircumcised - Which Is Better?

How does circumcision affect your penis? Go to http://www.forhims.com/asaphair to get your comprehensive hair kit for $5 Subscribe for more science! http://bit.ly/asapsci Looking for the hims ED kit? Try it for just $5: http://www.forhims.com/asap Created by: Mitchell Moffit and Gregory Brown Written by: Tharsan Kana Illustrated by: Max Simmons Edited by: Sel Ghebrehiwot FOLLOW US! Instagram and Twitter: @whalewatchmeplz and @mitchellmoffit Clickable: http://bit.ly/16F1jeC and http://bit.ly/15J7ube AsapINSTAGRAM: https://instagram.com/asapscience/ Snapchat: realasapscience Facebook: http://facebook.com/AsapSCIENCE Twitter: http://twitter.com/AsapSCIENCE Tumblr: http://asapscience.tumblr.com SNAPCHAT US 'whalewatchmeplz' and 'pixelmitch' Created by Mitchell Moffit (twitter @mitchellmoffit) and Gregory Brown (twitter @whalewatchmeplz). Send us stuff! ASAPSCIENCE INC. P.O. Box 93, Toronto P Toronto, ON, M5S2S6 Further Reading -- https://people.howstuffworks.com/circumcision5.htm http://www.cirp.org/library/restoration/hall1/ http://www.bbc.co.uk/religion/religions/judaism/jewishethics/circumcision_1.shtml http://nationalpost.com/health/canadian-pediatricians-objection-to-circumcising-babies-at-odds-with-the-evidence-new-study-suggests http://nationalpost.com/health/canadian-paediatric-society-still-does-not-recommend-circumcision-but-now-concedes-potential-benefits Circumcision and sexually transmitted diseases https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC1614986/ Viral load and heterosexual transmission of human immunodeficiency virus type 1 https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/10738050 How does male circumcision protect against HIV infection? https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC1127372/ http://healthland.time.com/2013/04/17/why-circumcision-lowers-risk-of-hiv/ Male circumcision decreases penile sensitivity as measured in a large cohort https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/23374102 Male circumcision: implications for women as sexual partners and parents http://www.tandfonline.com/doi/full/10.1016/S0968-8080(07)29311-5 Male circumcision and penile cancer: a systemic review and meta-analysis https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC3139859/ Male circumcision significantly reduces prevalence and load of genital anaerobic bacteria https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC3634604/ Removal of foreskin remnants in circumcised adults for treatment of premature ejaculation https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC3130485/ The effect of male circumcision on the sexual enjoyment of the female partner http://onlinelibrary.wiley.com/doi/10.1046/j.1464-410x.1999.0830s1079.x/epdf The prepuce: specialized mucosa of the penis and its loss to circumcision https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/8800902 Fine-touch pressure thresholds in the adult penis https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/17378847 Male circumcision decreases penile sensitivity as measured in a large cohort https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/23374102 Removal of foreskin remnants in circumcised adults for treatment of premature ejaculation https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC3130485/ Mucosal cuff length to penile length ratio may affect the risk of premature ejaculation in circumcised males https://www.nature.com/articles/ijir201534

1 mês atrás

Are You Smarter Than Average?

Put your intelligence to the test! Check out skillshare! http://skl.sh/asapscience3 GET OUR T-SHIRTS! https://www.asapscience.com/merch Subscribe, it's free! http://bit.ly/asapsci Created by: Mitchell Moffit and Gregory Brown Written by: Rachel Salt Illustrated by: Max Simmons Edited by: Sel Ghebrehiwot FOLLOW US! Instagram and Twitter: @whalewatchmeplz and @mitchellmoffit Clickable: http://bit.ly/16F1jeC and http://bit.ly/15J7ube AsapINSTAGRAM: https://instagram.com/asapscience/ Snapchat: realasapscience Facebook: http://facebook.com/AsapSCIENCE Twitter: http://twitter.com/AsapSCIENCE Tumblr: http://asapscience.tumblr.com SNAPCHAT US 'whalewatchmeplz' and 'pixelmitch' Created by Mitchell Moffit (twitter @mitchellmoffit) and Gregory Brown (twitter @whalewatchmeplz). Send us stuff! ASAPSCIENCE INC. P.O. Box 93, Toronto P Toronto, ON, M5S2S6 Further Reading/References: http://science.sciencemag.org/content/316/5832/1717.full http://psycnet.apa.org/record/1982-25210-001 https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/17365130 http://www.thelancet.com/journals/langlo/article/PIIS2214-109X(15)70002-1/abstract http://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/S1047279712001706 http://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/S1047279712001706 http://personal.lse.ac.uk/kanazawa/pdfs/RGP2010.pdf https://link.springer.com/article/10.1007/s10339-016-0789-y http://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/S0191886914005558 https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/10706169?dopt=Abstract https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/10706169?dopt=Abstract https://personal.lse.ac.uk/kanazawa/pdfs/paid2009.pdf http://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/S0028393217302592?via%3Dihub http://onlinelibrary.wiley.com/doi/10.1111/j.1360-0443.2009.02740.x/abstract http://journals.sagepub.com/doi/abs/10.1177/0956797611416999 White board animation, science video, Is the first born/oldest child the smartest, left handed more creative, breastfed vs. bottle fed which is better, are drug users smart, why smart kids do drugs, why smart kids drink, why are tall people higher earners, are tall people smarter, are virgins more smart, are anxious people smarter than average, dark sense of humor sign of intelligence, am i smarter than average, am i below average intelligence, what's my IQ?, will music lessons make my kid smart?, does smoking impact intelligence, am I smart?, smarter than average

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Your Life Now Vs. In The Past

As you make you 2018 resolutions, we look to the past. GET OUR T-SHIRTS! https://www.asapscience.com/merch Subscribe, it's free! http://bit.ly/asapsci Created by: Mitchell Moffit and Gregory Brown Written by: Gregory Brown Illustrated by: Max Simmons Edited by: Sel Ghebrehiwot FOLLOW US! Instagram and Twitter: @whalewatchmeplz and @mitchellmoffit Clickable: http://bit.ly/16F1jeC and http://bit.ly/15J7ube AsapINSTAGRAM: https://instagram.com/asapscience/ Snapchat: realasapscience Facebook: http://facebook.com/AsapSCIENCE Twitter: http://twitter.com/AsapSCIENCE Tumblr: http://asapscience.tumblr.com SNAPCHAT US 'whalewatchmeplz' and 'pixelmitch' Created by Mitchell Moffit (twitter @mitchellmoffit) and Gregory Brown (twitter @whalewatchmeplz). Send us stuff! ASAPSCIENCE INC. P.O. Box 93, Toronto P Toronto, ON, M5S2S6 Further Reading/References: https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC2720273/ http://www.nytimes.com/2003/07/06/books/chapters/what-every-person-should-know-about-war.html https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/List_of_wars_by_death_toll https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/World_War_II_casualties https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC2655037/ http://ageconsearch.umn.edu/bitstream/114326/2/Caillavet_France_570.pdf https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Early_modern_France 2018 Natural Disasters Disease Uncertainty about the future severe drought food insecurity malnutrition science history ancient societies overweight vs. underweight black plague smallpox virus remedies spanish flu modern medicine vaccine SARS Ebola pre-colonization WWII war violence starvation 2018 resolutions new year new me new years resolutions

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What If You Only Ate Meat?

This would take your high protein, paleo, keto diet to a new level Learn all about YOU at http://23AndMe.com/ASAP (US viewers) http://23AndMe.com (international viewers) Which diets actually work? https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=YPl0naO6GR0 Vegan vs Meat Eaters? Subscribe: http://bit.ly/asapsci Created by: Mitchell Moffit and Gregory Brown Written by: Rachel Salt, Gregory Brown & Mitch Moffit Illustrated by: Max Simmons Edited by: Sel Ghebrehiwot & Mitchell Moffit FOLLOW US! Instagram and Twitter: @whalewatchmeplz and @mitchellmoffit Clickable: http://bit.ly/16F1jeC and http://bit.ly/15J7ube AsapINSTAGRAM: https://instagram.com/asapscience/ Snapchat: realasapscience Facebook: http://facebook.com/AsapSCIENCE Twitter: http://twitter.com/AsapSCIENCE Tumblr: http://asapscience.tumblr.com SNAPCHAT US 'whalewatchmeplz' and 'pixelmitch' Created by Mitchell Moffit (twitter @mitchellmoffit) and Gregory Brown (twitter @whalewatchmeplz). Send us stuff! ASAPSCIENCE INC. P.O. Box 93, Toronto P Toronto, ON, M5S2S6 Further Reading/References: https://www.theatlantic.com/science/archive/2016/02/when-humans-became-meateaters/463305/ How Humans Became Meat Eaters http://discovermagazine.com/2004/oct/inuit-paradox The Inuit Paradox http://www.jbc.org/content/87/3/651.full.pdf+html PROLONGED MEAT DIETS WITH A STUDY OF KIDNEY FUNCTION AND KETOSIS http://ajcn.nutrition.org/content/71/3/682.full Plant-animal subsistence ratios and macronutrient energy estimations in worldwide hunter-gatherer diets http://science.sciencemag.org/content/349/6254/1343 Greenlandic Inuit show genetic signatures of diet and climate adaptation Meat diet Carnivore Meat only diet Inuit paradox paleo diet dukan diet ketogenic diet gluconeogenesis scurvy vitamin c collagen constipation evolution human evolution protein poisoning high protein diet lean meat glucose lipids subsistence diet whale blubber raw meat

2 meses atrás

Could The Jedi Exist?

With the new Star Wars Trailer for The Last Jedi movie and Battlefront 2 release, we explore the Jedi - because science! Check out: SCIENCE WARS - Acapella Parody https://youtu.be/LTXTeAt2mpg Subscribe! http://bit.ly/asapsci Created by: Mitchell Moffit and Gregory Brown Written by: Mitchell Moffit & Rachel Salt Illustrated by: Max Simmons Edited by: Sel Ghebrehiwot & Mitchell Moffit FOLLOW US! Instagram and Twitter: @whalewatchmeplz and @mitchellmoffit Clickable: http://bit.ly/16F1jeC and http://bit.ly/15J7ube AsapINSTAGRAM: https://instagram.com/asapscience/ Facebook: http://facebook.com/AsapSCIENCE Twitter: http://twitter.com/AsapSCIENCE Tumblr: http://asapscience.tumblr.com SNAPCHAT US 'whalewatchmeplz' and 'pixelmitch' Created by Mitchell Moffit (twitter @mitchellmoffit) and Gregory Brown (twitter @whalewatchmeplz). Send us stuff! ASAPSCIENCE INC. P.O. Box 93, Toronto P Toronto, ON, M5S2S6 References: Effects of Exercise on Mitochondrial Content and Function in Aging Human Skeletal Muscle http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC1540458/ Michio Kaku - Can you build a real Lightsaber? Could Lightsabers Exist? https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=1lr5OUjFDkg Electroreception and electrolocation in platypus http://www.nature.com/nature/journal/v319/n6052/abs/319401a0.html KCNJ15/Kir4.2 couples with polyamines to sense weak extracellular electric fields in galvanotaxis http://www.nature.com/ncomms/2015/151009/ncomms9532/full/ncomms9532.html Diamagnetic levitation: Flying frogs and floating magnets http://www.physics.ucla.edu/marty/diamag/diajap00.pdf Metabolic rate and body size are linked with perception of temporal information http://ac.els-cdn.com/S0003347213003060/1-s2.0-S0003347213003060-main.pdf?_tid=56e8fd4a-cab2-11e5-9ee4-00000aacb35f&acdnat=1454530481_ce0b225453bf7e7fbe4f38c66bc0c95f Can brain waves interfere with radio waves? https://engineering.mit.edu/engage/ask-an-engineer/can-brain-waves-interfere-with-radio-waves/ Mutations in myostatin (GDF8) in double-muscled Belgian Blue and Piedmontese cattle. https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/9314496 Why Is It So Hard To Swat A Housefly? http://www.independent.co.uk/news/science/q-why-is-it-so-hard-to-swat-a-housefly-a-it-sees-you-coming-in-slow-motion-8818124.html Songs: Cortosis - Scoring Action by Kevin MacLeod is licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution license (https://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/4.0/) Source: http://incompetech.com/music/royalty-free/index.html?isrc=USUAN1100815 Artist: http://incompetech.com/ Cycles by Audionautix is licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution license (https://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/4.0/) Artist: http://audionautix.com/ Frozen Star by Kevin MacLeod is licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution license (https://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/4.0/) Source: http://incompetech.com/music/royalty-free/index.html?isrc=USUAN1100356 Artist: http://incompetech.com/

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Is Your Sexual Fantasy Normal? (SFW)

Get the "I'M GAY FOR SCIENCE" shirts: http://represent.com/asapscience Subscribe: http://bit.ly/asapsci Created by: Mitchell Moffit and Gregory Brown Written by: Rachel Salt Illustrated by: Max Simmons Produced by: Rachel Salt & Gregory Brown Edited by: Sel Ghebrehiwot & Mitchell Moffit AsapINSTAGRAM: https://instagram.com/asapscience/ Snapchat: realasapscience Facebook: http://facebook.com/AsapSCIENCE Twitter: http://twitter.com/AsapSCIENCE Tumblr: http://asapscience.tumblr.com Created by Mitchell Moffit (twitter @mitchellmoffit) and Gregory Brown (twitter @whalewatchmeplz). Send us stuff! ASAPSCIENCE INC. P.O. Box 93, Toronto P Toronto, ON, M5S2S6 Further Reading/References: http://www.nature.com/ijir/journal/v19/n4/full/3901547a.html?foxtrotcallback=true Relative prevalence of different fetishes https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC4904333/ ‘It’s All Done With Mirrors’: V.S. Ramachandran and the Material Culture of Phantom Limb Research http://www.thelancet.com/journals/lancet/article/PIIS0140-6736(54)90404-3/abstract Epilepsy with Fetishism Relieved by Temporal Lobectomy https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC1691703/ Sexual imprinting in human mate choice. https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/22402996 Who, what, where, when (and maybe even why)? How the experience of sexual reward connects sexual desire, preference, and performance. Neurochemical basis of conditioned partner preference in the female rat: I. Disruption by naloxone. https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/18410177

5 meses atrás

What If Everyone Lived Like Americans?

What if the whole world was like America? Learn all about YOU at http://23andMe.com/asap Subscribe: http://bit.ly/asapsci Created by: Mitchell Moffit and Gregory Brown Written by: Gregory Brown Illustrated by: Max Simmons Edited by: Sel Ghebrehiwot & Mitchell Moffit FOLLOW US! Instagram and Twitter: @whalewatchmeplz and @mitchellmoffit Clickable: http://bit.ly/16F1jeC and http://bit.ly/15J7ube AsapINSTAGRAM: https://instagram.com/asapscience/ Snapchat: realasapscience Facebook: http://facebook.com/AsapSCIENCE Twitter: http://twitter.com/AsapSCIENCE Tumblr: http://asapscience.tumblr.com SNAPCHAT US 'whalewatchmeplz' and 'pixelmitch' Created by Mitchell Moffit (twitter @mitchellmoffit) and Gregory Brown (twitter @whalewatchmeplz). Send us stuff! ASAPSCIENCE INC. P.O. Box 93, Toronto P Toronto, ON, M5S2S6 Further Reading/References: https://www.cia.gov/library/publications/the-world-factbook/geos/xx.html http://www.businessinsider.com/coca-cola-consumption-per-capita-2012- https://www.theguardian.com/cities/2017/may/11/where-world-most-densely-populated-city http://www.businessinsider.com/coca-cola-consumption-per-capita-2012- https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/List_of_countries_by_oil_consumption https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC1071438/ https://www.eia.gov/beta/international/data/browser/#/?pa=000000001&c=ruvvvvvfvtvnvv1urvvvvfvvvvvvfvvvou20evvvvvvvvvnvvuvo&ct=0&vo=0&v=H&start=1980&end=2014 http://www.popsci.com/environment/article/2012-10/daily-infographic-if-everyone-lived-american-how-many-earths-would-we-need http://www.nytimes.com/2008/01/27/weekinreview/27bittman.html?pagewanted=all&_r=0 https://www.nap.edu/read/13046/chapter/1#vii http://faculty.wcas.northwestern.edu/~ipsavage/104-09.pdf https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/List_of_countries_by_median_age https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Global_hectare https://www.eia.gov/beta/international/data/browser/#/?pa=000000001&c=ruvvvvvfvtvnvv1urvvvvfvvvvvvfvvvou20evvvvvvvvvnvvuvo&ct=0&vs=INTL.44-2-AFG-QBTU.A&vo=0&v=H&start=2013&end=2014 https://www.bp.com/content/dam/bp/pdf/energy-economics/statistical-review-2016/bp-statistical-review-of-world-energy-2016-full-report.pdf https://www.cia.gov/library/publications/the-world-factbook/rankorder/2246rank.html

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Are You Above Or Below Average?

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