About the SA Blog Network

Posts Tagged "viral video"


The Worlds of Viral Video

I had posted some time ago about one element often cropping up in viral videos: adorable animals, and in that case, sloths! Viral videos are a fascinating phenomenon, as is the general pace of delivery within videos found on youtube, and the appeal of this “organic” medium to viewers where there are no “gatekeepers” so [...]

Keep reading »

Monday Music Video: An Epic Battle between Einstein and Hawking

Einstein vs. Hawking Epic Rap Battles of History

There is a fascination with famous scientists (for example, see today’s Google doodle about Marie Curie), and they come no more iconic than Albert Einstein. His recognizability makes him a logical choice to add to a science video in order to create one that might go viral. (You might remember my post about cute animals being [...]

Keep reading »

More from Scientific American

Scientific American Holiday Sale

Give a Gift &
Get a Gift - Free!

Give a 1 year subscription as low as $14.99

Subscribe Now! >


Email this Article