Kurzgesagt’s YouTube channel shows animated educational videos on science, technology, philosophy, etc. Some examples: Building a Marsbase is a Horrible Idea: Let’s do it! Fracking explained: opportunity or danger How Evolution works Is Meat Bad for You? Is Meat Unhealthy? Overpopulation – The Human Explosion Explained The Death Of Bees Explained – Parasites, Poison and… Read more Kurzgesagt

Society Now

Society Now is a quarterly magazine from the Economic and Social Research Council. It highlights the results of recent research. For example, the latest issue has a news item about the use of anti-depressant drugs in Northern Ireland: Findings show that anti-depressants were prescribed to 12% of NI’s population in 2011 with this rate rising… Read more Society Now


Statista provides statistics, reports and infographics on a range of subjects: for example, social media, e-commerce, smartphones, China, the United States, the food industry, cosmetics, gaming. Did you know that 78% of people in Thailand were interested in football, but in China and the US it’s only 32%? In 2007 there were 59 million vehicles… Read more Statista