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Jakarta is sinking! – Equator from the Air – BBC

August 22, 2019 at 8:25 am | Articles, Blog | Colt Stanton -

The city is growing upwards and outwards with astonishing speed. Jakarta now covers more than 250 square miles of what was once lush coastal planes and forested hills. I’m really struggling to see an area of green space that’s bigger than a football field. It’s just like a big sea of grey and brown. It’s

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“Jakarta is sinking! – Equator from the Air – BBC”

American History: The Greatest Speeches (1933-2008)

August 20, 2019 at 5:26 pm | Articles, Blog | Colt Stanton -

[FDR]: So first of all, let me assert my firm belief that the only thing we have to fear is fear itself. Nameless, unreasoning, unjustified terror which paralyzes needed us to convert retreat into advance. Yesterday, December 7, 1941—a date which will live in infamy—the United States of America was suddenly and deliberately attacked by

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“American History: The Greatest Speeches (1933-2008)”

Geography Now! Indonesia

August 19, 2019 at 7:24 pm | Articles, Blog | Colt Stanton -

Hey everybody, so if you don’t know anything about Indonesia, basically, all you have to know is that it’s kind of like the Hawaii of the Muslim world, but it’s like huge. It’s like the biggest state and with orangutans. And that’s it just no punchline. Let’s just go to the intro song. *Intro song*

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“Geography Now! Indonesia”

Geography Now! Ethiopia

August 18, 2019 at 8:25 am | Articles, Blog | Colt Stanton -

Hey everybody say hi to Samri. She is a real Ethiopian. [Samri]: Hi everyone! [Paul]: Samri, are you ready to make Ethiopia proud? [Samri]: So ready [Paul]: Let’s do it! [Paul]: Hey everybody I’m your host “Barby” and we have reached Ethiopia! This is a big one, okay? Ethiopia is like one of the big

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“Geography Now! Ethiopia”

Geography Now! India

August 15, 2019 at 8:27 pm | Articles, Blog | Colt Stanton -

So we have finally encroached upon the giant: India. Some of you’ve been waiting a LOOOOONG time for this episode. I’m just gonna say straight up: You all know India is incredibly complex and diverse. Even Indians have trouble understanding their own country. Obviously, I won’t be able to scratch even the surface in this

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“Geography Now! India”

The Fermi Paradox — Where Are All The Aliens? (1/2)

August 14, 2019 at 6:25 pm | Articles, Blog | Colt Stanton -

Are we the only living things in the entire universe? The observable universe is about 90 billion light years in diameter. There are at least one hundred billion galaxies, each with one hundred to one thousand billion stars. Recently, we’ve learned that planets are very common too. And, there are probably trillions and trillions of

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“The Fermi Paradox — Where Are All The Aliens? (1/2)”

Greta Thunberg to politicians: ‘We’re fighting for everyone’s future’

August 13, 2019 at 11:24 pm | Articles, Blog | Colt Stanton -

We know that most politicians don’t want to talk to us. Good. We don’t want to talk to them either. [Laughter] We want them to talk to the scientists, instead. Listen to them because we are just repeating what they are saying and have been saying for decades. Just unite behind the science: that is

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“Greta Thunberg to politicians: ‘We’re fighting for everyone’s future’”

Geography Now! France

at 9:24 pm | Articles, Blog | Colt Stanton -

– Let’s give this a shot… – As some of you know, I am 1/8th French. So, I guess I should like, honor my heritage or something. ♫ ♫ ♫ ♫ It’s time to learn Geography! ♫ NOW! Hey everyone! I’m your host, Barby. Ahhh, France. Pretty much everybody on the planet has heard of

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“Geography Now! France”

Geography Now! Germany

August 10, 2019 at 4:24 pm | Articles, Blog | Colt Stanton -

Alright! Lederhosen, schnitzel, beer, bratwurst, order, bread and beer, complicated history, beer, no humor, EDM, and gummy bears that will kind of like give you diarrhea but it’s like worth it. Ugh! Those are such horrible stereotypes that every German is so sick and tired of hearing. Want a gummy bear? ♫♫♫ ♫ It’s time

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“Geography Now! Germany”

Geography Now! Cyprus

at 1:24 pm | Articles, Blog | Colt Stanton -

One country, two sides, three exclaves, four people groups and alot of confusing lines that can give even the most seasoned Uber-driver a level 5 seizure ♫ It’s time to learn geography ♫ NOW! Hey everybody I’m your host Barby If you don’t know anything about Cyprus, all you really have to know is that

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“Geography Now! Cyprus”