Why Do Cats Purr?
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Why Do Cats Purr?

Have you ever been lying in bed trying to sleep when the cat jumps up on your chest and starts, like, kneading you, getting all up in your face rumbling like a Corvette and drooling into your mouth? And you’re […]

How We Domesticated Cats (Twice)
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How We Domesticated Cats (Twice)

When a group of French archaeologists landed on the island of Cyprus in 2001, they quickly found that they were … outnumbered. Despite having a population of about 1.2 million people, Cyprus turned out to have an even bigger population […]

The Ghostly Origins of the Big Cats
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The Ghostly Origins of the Big Cats

Thank you to ExpressVPN for supporting PBS They’re known for being stealthy, secretive, and hard to spot. And yet they deeply shape the places where they live, because they’re some of the largest apex predators on land: the big cats. […]

Why Do Cats Knead?
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Why Do Cats Knead?

So you know when your cat comes up to you, and it starts to look at you, and it seems happy, it’s purring, and then it tries to make biscuits out of your body? it’s so cute It’s cute because […]

Chimera Cats and Your Mom
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Chimera Cats and Your Mom

[Theme Music] You know what’s fascinating and also a little bit gross when you think about it? Chimeras. Not the mythological ones but actual chimeras: organisms that contain the genetic information of more than one individual. And yes, this is […]

The Terrifying Truth About Bananas
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The Terrifying Truth About Bananas

Here at SciShow HQ we have a little food area for the employees – Sometimes there are donuts. Sometimes there are nuts. Sometimes dried mango. But the one thing that never sticks around and is gone as soon as we […]

Adorable Puppy Injury!!!!
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Adorable Puppy Injury!!!!

Hello. I’m not John! *Music* John’s punishment was to do five videos in five days, but unfortunately it looks like he’s not going to do that, because of…! Something. Something I’m not gonna tell you about right now. I don’t […]

3 Amazing Facts About Dogs!
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3 Amazing Facts About Dogs!

[Intro] This is Louie. He’s a hound. This is Auzzy. He’s an Australian cattle dog. And this is Abby. She’s a corgi. They look pretty different, but they’re all examples of humans’ very first pets — dogs! Even if you […]

Top Six Conjoined Twin Pairs in History
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Top Six Conjoined Twin Pairs in History

Good morning Hank, it’s Wednesday. I have a zit so big that when I get close to the camcorder, my camcorder believes that my zit is a face. I mean frankly Hank, this zit is so big that I’ve begun […]