Synura: Smelly, Flowery Confetti

Synura: Smelly, Flowery Confetti

Spring is, according to many a poem, a season of awakening. The dreariness of winter fades and the snow melts away to reveal green earth. Animals emerge from their slumber to fill the landscape with their newly birthed young. And in our most idyllic imaginings, the air carries the sound of chirping birds and the […]

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Literature Outtakes, Year Three

one hi I’m John Green this is crash course literature that hurt a lot I should come in from this side maybe nope you know what I’m just going to start here. and the other half in key west which really isn’t America so much as it’s like a little tiny turd that fell off […]

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Free Will, Witches, Murder, and Macbeth, Part 1: Crash Course Literature 409

Hi, I’m John Green, this is Crash Course Literature and today we’ll be discussing Macbeth. Some people… …call it the Scottish play or the Bard’s play because allegedly, back in the 17th century a coven of witches cursed the play to punish Shakespeare for including their spells. But that’s just not credible. So I’m going […]

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Crash Course Literature 3 Preview

Crash Course Literature 3 Preview

Hi, I’m John Green, this is Crash Course Literature, and I’m back! Over the next ten weeks we’re going to read a bunch of books together. I got some of them right here. We’re going to read Their Eyes Were Watching God by Zora Neale Hurston, Lord of the Flies by William Golding (my least […]

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Crash Course Literature Season Four Preview!

Crash Course Literature Season Four Preview!

Hello and welcome to season four of Crash Course Literature! That’s right, we’re back to talk about books. So this season, for no particular reason, we’re gonna be talking about a lot of dystopias – You know, future worlds where things have gone terribly wrong – as opposed to the present when everything is going […]

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Economic Depression and Dictators: Crash Course European History #37

Economic Depression and Dictators: Crash Course European History #37

Hi I’m John Green and this is Crash Course European History. So, despite improvement in living conditions across much of Europe after 1925, wartime resentments and disruption lingered. and then a momentous event in 1929 gradually turned into a wide-ranging disaster: in that year, the U.S. stock market crashed.What came after is known as the […]

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Bacillaria: Distractingly Beautiful Crystal Colonies

Bacillaria: Distractingly Beautiful Crystal Colonies

When you look out at a body of water–whether it’s a pond, river, ocean, even your own bathtub- you are peering into the home of countless microorganisms. Some are simple, others more complex. And perhaps among the most stunning are diatoms, though they are probably not in your bathtub. These are photosynthetic, single-celled eukaryotes whose […]

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Gender, Guilt, and Fate – Macbeth, Part 2: Crash Course Literature #410

Gender, Guilt, and Fate – Macbeth, Part 2: Crash Course Literature #410

Hi I’m John Green. This is Crash Course Literature and today we’ll be doubling, bubbling, toiling and troubling as we continue our discussion of Macbeth. Today we’ll be looking more closely at the characters of Macbeth and Lady Macbeth as well as discussing the play’s treatment of gender roles and its downer ending. INTRO One […]

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Crash Course Literature Preview

Hi, I’m John Green, this is Crash Course Literature, and I’m back! Over the next ten weeks we’re going to read a bunch of books together. I got some of them right here. We’re going to read Their Eyes Were Watching God by Zora Neale Hurston, Lord of the Flies by William Golding (my least […]

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Earth Before Humans – Human Civilization Timeline -How humans Evolved

Earth Before Humans – Human Civilization Timeline -How humans Evolved

Have you ever wondered what people were creatures used to live on earth before us before 0 and 0 years ago what are used to look like or its inhabitants how do they look like these are all the questions that is wondering if everybody’s mind but today we are here to answer you some […]

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