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Bar chart races

A bar chart race is an animated bar chart that shows changes over time.

For example, the top 10 countries by CO2 emissions per capita from 1800 to 2014:

More examples from LivelyData

The most populous cities in the world from 1500 to 2018 (with audio commentary):

You can make your own bar chart races at Flourish.

Source: Economics in Action

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Oxford Academic videos

Oxford University Press has a YouTube channel, Oxford Academic, with videos on many topics.

For example, there are some Very Short Introductions to human evolution, behavioural economics, fungi, William Shakespeare, Iran, Buddhism, neoliberalism, etc.

Here is Professor Jones of Norwich Business School on branding:

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RSA videos

The Royal Society for the Encouragement of Arts, Manufactures and Commerce, more usually known as the Royal Society of Arts or the RSA, was founded in 1754. Even the internet didn’t exist then! Now that it does, the RSA has taken advantage of the fact by publishing videos of talks, some with animations.

For example, you can listen to South Korean economist Ha-Joon Chang on Economics is for Everyone:

You can watch the videos on the society’s own website or on YouTube.

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CrashCourse

CrashCourse is a collection of YouTube videos on various subjects, including biology, chemistry, computer science and sociology.

Tons of awesome courses in one awesome channel!