Welcome to Risk Bites -- short, fun and hopefully enlightening videos on the science of risk. If you've ever wondered about what makes things dangerous...
This week's Risk Bites team:
David Faulkner (post-production)
Andrew Maynard (all the other stuff)
Risk Bites is supported by:
University of Michigan School of Public Health. http://www.sph.umich.edu/
University of Michigan Risk Science Center. http://umriskcenter.org
- Threshold and no-threshold dose-response models
- The Naked Truth about (scientific) models Part 2 - Three Rules of Thumb
- The Naked Truth about (scientific) models - Part 1
- Welcome to Risk Bites
- Risk, hazard, and making sense of dose and response
- What have feelings got to do with risk?
- Is using a cell phone while driving bad for your health?
- Are Screaming Goats Bad For You?
- Are cell phones bad for your health?
- The ethics of being able to measure everything - an ethical perspective on the measurement conundrum
- Carbon Nanotubes Risks - exposure, chemistry and physical form
- The Measurement Conundrum - Or, what do you do when you can measure everything?
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- Does wearing a hat keep you warm while dancing naked?
- What is Bisphenol A (BPA) and where is it used?
- Tofurkey, tryptophan and Thanksgiving Torpor
- What is Environmental Health Science, and why should you care?
- Are Engineered Nanoparticles Dangerous?
- The Science of Risk - An Introduction to Risk Bites
- Ten ways water can kill
- Gun control and risk research in the US
- Hazard vs Risk - Same Difference?
- Five hot topics in Risk Science for 2013
- Lithium-ion battery risks - part 1
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- Top 5 Deadliest Substances on Earth
- FAQs About the New Flu
- Eat Off Your Toilet Seat
- The Chemistry of Addiction
- Why We Age - And How We Can Stop It
- Oxygen is Killing You
- Top 5 Deadliest Diseases
- Why Our Brains Love Junk Food
- 5 Reasons Breastfeeding is Awesome
- 5 Weird Reasons Not to Smoke
- Human Parasites
- High-Fructose Corn Syrup: The "Dark Lord" of Nutrition