Could Your Phone Hurt You? Electromagnetic Pollution

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Electricity is all around us, all the time. It makes our lives easier, safer, more fun and most of us never think about it. But is there such a thing as too much electricity? Electronic devices emit an electromagnetic field, which is suspected to cause cancer. We read countless sources on this topic to summarize the results of the latest research for you.

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2 weeks ago

I am STILL waiting for thorium MRS video Kurzgesagt – In a Nutshell made by you!!!
And another: global warming is FALSE! Proven with math and data from US Historical Climatology Network Stations

21 hours ago

Qué es trappist 1

2 days ago

@Christ Tajerian "shortly said" in German

2 days ago

With the immune system videos can you do a part on autoimmune diseases. I have MS and would like to see something from you guys on that.

3 days ago

Plz Explorer magnatars

5 days ago

This bitch hasnt lived nor worked near an anthenna😒

1 minute ago

Once I was sitting on couch near a window with. The phone laying on my belly when I there was a ray in the sky and I felt a light shock going into my nipples
Weirdest thing ever

6 minutes ago

so when dashlane get compromised they will have all of your passwords as well the only way i would recorded Dashlane if it is safer then what your doing now. Ex if you use the same password for every account get Dashlane to make your passwords more secure or just right down your passwords. and its 2019 i hope people dont use the same password. sorry to @Kurzgesagt for going off on your video. im bit of a cyber security activist. :)

1 hour ago

Chuck wouldn't agree.

1 hour ago

Nailed that smooth transition.

6 hours ago

Maybe if your dumbass sees something on your phone such as raiding area 51 it could get you killed

8 hours ago

What about the 5G outrage?

10 hours ago

Hey kurzgesagt, can you do a video on the axis of evil? You know, the proposal of new physics and the consequences/effects if its found out that its not just foreground interference.

11 hours ago

Italian sub please?

12 hours ago

So Kurzgesagt ive thoughly enjoy your channel since ive found it and i love watching your videos and then diving into some of your source material to learn more. After watching your episodes about red dwarfs and their possible tens of trillions of years lifespan it led me to wonder what the lifespan of a neutron star would be and after doing some of my own research and checking things i couldnt find any really consensus other than that the oldest ones are ten billion +/- a few hundred million years or so and that they may in fact never die unless of course they collect enough mass to finally collapse into a black hole which if that is the case i would speculate that like the heat death of the universe that result would be the inevitable end for most neutron stars and the others would go out in spectacular very one in trillion events like merging with a black hole or another neutron star. That being said if they dont die or inevitably collapse into a black hole what does that mean for the theory of the heat death of the universe because unless im mistaken neutron stars still produce a fair amount of energy on their own. It would be really cool if you could discuss this topic in a future video or even just make a footnote of it in a video that is related to it if their isnt enough information to give a full accurate answer. Once again thank you for the time and effort you put into your videos and keep up the good work.

13 hours ago

Im pretty expecting the next subject ☞「Technological Singularity」☜

14 hours ago

6:01-6:42 chuck McGill from better call saul has to see this

14 hours ago

You do a good job of integrating your sponsored ads into your videos.

15 hours ago

Me: is sick for o n e d a y
My grandmoth: itS All oF thoSe ElEctrOnicS

15 hours ago

How are these animations made? 5hey look beautiful

17 hours ago

Please make video about antigravitation. Please do it. I'll be really happy

18 hours ago

Plz plz plz....
Make a video on music

19 hours ago

we have no proof that it is dangerous, but also we have no proof that it is safety... so we don't know nothing

19 hours ago

Ummm, you use electronics, we all do so are we electromagnetically polluting??????

20 hours ago

The smoothest advertisement transition I've seen in my life

21 hours ago

3:45 good job animators and designers, you made me feel the pain of that bird.

21 hours ago

I literally proposed this to my parents and they were just like:
No ThAt iS InCoRrEnT, ThAt vIdEo iS UnReLiAbLe aNd cOmpLEteLy FaLsE

Generation X's these days

21 hours ago

I got the same response from my mom... who just turned 40

2 minutes ago

Please subtitle in indonesian😢

22 hours ago

Those subtitles are surely fancy.

23 hours ago

I am sorry you had to make a video .. but i suppose this keeps you in pancakes so great work!

1 day ago

Please make one about crypto currency !!

1 day ago

@Kurzgesagt – In a Nutshell Can You do an antimatter video????

1 day ago

3.6 Roentgen, not great not terrible

1 day ago

PLEASE do a video on cold fusion

1 day ago