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Could Poop Power Our Cars?

(Could poop power our cars?) DAVID WERNICK: There’s a lot of protein waste that we produce right now as a society that are not really used. In 2008, it was estimated that there’s about 1 billion tons of manure. That is a lot of manure that is not fully utilized. A good portion of that is left to aerobically compost…

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Ultimate car brake test video (Explosion!)

Ultimate car brake test video (Explosion!)

[Intro music] Welcome to the Beyond the Press channel! Today we do long-awaited car disc-brake destruction test video. And, we are going to use our YouTube-car. It has seen better days, and we decide that it doesn’t need four brakes. [laughing] It’s so slow that we can explode one brake, and still have lots of fun with this. So we…

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Make a Spot Welder for Cheap!!

Make a Spot Welder for Cheap!!

A typical resistance spot welder like this can range in price from around $200 to over $800! That’s a little out of my price range, so for this project let’s make this one from common materials, and for just a few bucks! This modified transformer is the heart of the Spot Welder, and you might remember it as the “Metal…

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The Best Cars For the Climate | Hot Mess 🌎

The Best Cars For the Climate | Hot Mess 🌎

Say you’re looking to buy a car. How do you pick the best car for the planet? There’s already a lot to consider when choosing a new ride, and factoring in climate change makes it even trickier. Well we’re here to guide you through it… even if we can’t come to the dealership with you. Hey, I’m Joe. Let’s get…

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Avoid electric shock getting out of a car!

Avoid electric shock getting out of a car!

[MUSIC PLAYING] [MUSIC PLAYING] [ZAP] I hate that! Why do you get shocked sometimes when you get out of your car? Or when you touch a doorknob? Or when you take off a sweater and hug someone? And is there a way to not get shocked? To prevent this from happening, you have to figure out what’s happening. So this…

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The Truth about Hydrogen

The Truth about Hydrogen

This episode of Real Engineering is brought to you by Skillshare, home to over twenty thousand classes that could teach you a new life skill. As the world grapples to eliminate fossil fuels from our energy diet, electric cars have seen an incredible boom over the past few years. Last year, over one million electric cars were sold around the…

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CHEAPEST Way to Charge Tesla Model 3?

CHEAPEST Way to Charge Tesla Model 3?

– It’s a beautiful day today, and that’s great, because I want to go film at some different locations and show you the different options that I would recommend to charge your Model 3, and try to figure out which one is the cheapest, or which one might be the cheapest for you given your situation. Before then, we have…

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