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The Plane Highway in the Sky

The Plane Highway in the Sky

If you’ve ever looked at a flight tracker sometime around 10 or 11 pm eastern, you might have noticed something—perfect lines of planes stretching all the way to Europe. These are just some of the over 2,000 daily flights that… Continue Reading

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Why Midterm Elections Are So Important | Government Explained

Why Midterm Elections Are So Important | Government Explained

Well it’s that time again. Midterms are here. But no need to freak out. Midterm elections–not exams. But with so many government officials up for re-election you may need to do some cramming. Don’t worry though, we’re here to help.… Continue Reading

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How the U.S. Government Obtains and Uses Cellphone Location Data | WSJ

How the U.S. Government Obtains and Uses Cellphone Location Data | WSJ

(light music) – [Narrator] You’re probably aware that different apps on your cellphone can track your movements. That location data is commercially available along with other personal information like your social media profile, email address, and date of birth. But… Continue Reading

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How Iran’s Soleimani became a US target

How Iran’s Soleimani became a US target

On January 3rd, the United States launched a drone strike near the Baghdad International airport in Iraq. It killed several Iraqi and Iranian military officials, including Iran’s top commander named Qassem Soleimani. Moments later, Iran’s Supreme leader declared Soleimani a… Continue Reading

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What’s the Difference Between Local, State, and Federal Government? | AUSPOL EXPLAINED

What’s the Difference Between Local, State, and Federal Government? | AUSPOL EXPLAINED

Hello my name is David and welcome to Auspol Explained. We’re gonna be discussing what the local vs state vs federal government is. What’s the difference? So Australia has three tiers of government. Now federal is perhaps the one we’re… Continue Reading

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The US Government Program That Pays For Your Flights

This video was made possible by Curiosity Stream. When you sign up at the link in the description you’ll also get access to Nebula—the streaming video platform that Wendover is a part of. A quite reasonable question would be why… Continue Reading

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It’s time to draw borders on the Arctic Ocean

It’s time to draw borders on the Arctic Ocean

I’m on an island near the North Pole and I’m here to find out who owns the Arctic. As the ice melts more and more in this region, you can see just how dramatic the ice has been shrinking. One… Continue Reading

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How the US Government Will Survive Doomsday

This video was made possible by Hover. Get 10% off your custom domain or email from Hover at Hover.com/Wendover. When nuclear bombs obliterate the earth or a virus wipes out the human race or robots push mankind out of existence… Continue Reading

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How this little-known agency is risking your financial future

How this little-known agency is risking your financial future

♫ You spend your entire career building, and building, and building a life’s savings for you and your family. But let’s say when you need those funds the most, a major financial scandal causes the stock market to lose value—… Continue Reading