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How Maritime Law Works

How Maritime Law Works

I love making interesting videos. The most interesting topics are often exceptions—deviations from the norm. All of us live in countries, where there are laws and rules and governing bodies telling us what we can and can’t do. But, 70%… Continue Reading

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Why new diseases keep appearing in China

Why new diseases keep appearing in China

It was New Years Eve, 2019 when health officials in China admitted they had a problem. Health authorities have activated their most serious response level. After an outbreak of a new type of viral pneumonia in central China. A rapidly… Continue Reading

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How Governments Shut Down the Internet | WSJ

How Governments Shut Down the Internet | WSJ

(pulsing electronic tones) – [Narrator] More governments are kicking people off the internet than ever before. It usually happens during politically-sensitive times like elections, protests, and conflicts. Last year, governments shut down the internet more frequently than in previous years… Continue Reading

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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