Category: Videos

The Potato Paradox

Start with 100kg of potatoes consisting off 99% water, the potatoes dry out so that there is only 98%, how much do they weigh? The answer is not as simple as you think… Find...

The McGurk Effect

Everyone loves optical illusions, but what about auditory illusions? Tricks that confuse your hearing. Perhaps the most famous example is the McGurk effect. When listening to a sound, you hear different things depending on...

Caffeine

In the fourth episode of Just theGIST we explore the molecular effects of a substance we all know and love – CAFFEINE. Brew yourself a cup and find out! Please subscribe to theGIST youtube...

Those Dam Goats

In the third installment of Just theGIST, Timothy Revell gets enthusiastic about goats. Think that goats are boring animals? Then you’re wrong! Find out more in this video. Please subscribe to theGIST youtube channel.

The Monty Hall Problem

The second just theGIST video is about the Monty Hall Problem. The basic set up is this: you’re on a gameshow where there are three doors and behind one there is a prize. You...