What are the best science YouTube channels?

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  1. 23

    #1Vsauce

    Vsauce

    Vsauce is a YouTube channel created by Michael Stevens. The channel features videos about facts on various aspects of science, mathematics, anthropology, and philosophy.

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    Free

    Ai Long
    Written on January 9, 2019
    "I really like vsauce's content because he makes theoretical science easier to grasp than my teachers. Watching his videos on youtube rlly help me learn more about science."
  2. 12

    #2AsapSCIENCE

    AsapSCIENCE

    AsapSCIENCE is a YouTube channel created by Mitchell Moffit and Gregory Brown. In this channel, you can find videos that provide your weekly dose of fun and science.

    Videos

    Free

    Donna Alvarado
    Written on January 9, 2019
    "I only discovered this science channel recently and I AM HOOKED!!! science is not my strong suit so finding this channel has saved me so much time and braincells. it makes scientific concepts easier to understand."
  3. 8

    #3SciShow

    SciShow

    SciShow is an educational YouTube channel with a series of science-related videos. The videos are mainly hosted by Hank Green of the VlogBrothers. The channel was first established on October 20, 2011.

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    Free

    Yang Lee
    Written on January 9, 2019
    "I have always been a fan of the vlogbrothers hank and john but i've only gotten around to watching the scishow out of curiousity. Although hank tends to speak fast, the science lessons he covers are very detailed and interesting!"
  1. 5

    #4MinutePhysics

    MinutePhysics

    MinutePhysics is an educational YouTube channel by Henry Reich where he explains cool physics and other sweet science in short entertaining videos. The channel was first created on June 20, 2011, and has 4 million-plus subscribers.

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    Free

    Mark Barnes
    Written on January 9, 2019
    "I sure do dislike Physics out of all of the sciences BUT this channel makes me second guess my life decisions. All the videos here are really entertaining and informative at the same time."
  2. 3

    #5Kurzgesagt – In a Nutshell

    Kurzgesagt – In a Nutshell

    Kurzgesagt – In a Nutshell is a Munich-based YouTube channel and design studio. It was founded by Philipp Dettmer and features animated educational content that covers scientific, political, and philosophical subjects.

    Videos

    Free

    Bobby Anderson
    Written on January 9, 2019
    "This channel not only covers science but other topics effectively as well. Nice."
  3. 3

    #6TED-Ed

    TED-Ed

    TED-Ed’s commitment to creating lessons worth sharing is an extension of TED’s mission of spreading great ideas. In its channel, you will find educational videos, many of which represent collaborations between educators and animators.

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    Free

    Christina Hughes
    Written on January 9, 2019
    "i usually come to this channel to feed my mind on new topics, i also find it interesting that they also cover science and psychology of the mind which always blows my mind!!!"
  4. 2

    #7PBS Space Time

    PBS Space Time

    PBS Space Time is an educational YouTube channel about space science and astrophysics. The channel is hosted by astrophysicist, Matthew O’Dowd. New episodes on are uploaded every Wednesday afternoon.

    Videos

    Free

    Tammy Simpson
    Written on January 9, 2019
    "The videos on this channel deserve MORE VIEWS!!! Space junkies!! this is our little corner to delve into the world of astrophysics and space life!!!"
  5. 2

    #8Smarter Every Day

    Smarter Every Day

    Smarter Every Day is Destin Sandlin's YouTube channel. He is an American engineer best known for his educational video series. On this channel, Sandlin explores scientific facts that are applicable to daily life.

    Videos

    Free

    Joseph Montgomery
    Written on January 9, 2019
    "I appreciate that there is a real-life application to science in his videos which is so different from what other science youtube channels are doing."
  6. 2

    #9Veritasium

    Veritasium

    Veritasium is a YouTube channel dedicated to science and engineering videos featuring experiments, expert interviews, cool demos, and discussions with the public about everything science.

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    Free

    Stephanie Kennedy
    Written on January 9, 2019
    "I feel like this channel explores the underappreciated but mindblowing aspect of science and I totally dig that."
  7. 2

    #10CrashCourse

    CrashCourse

    CrashCourse is a YouTube channel that has a wide variety of courses and interesting educational videos. Teachers and experts teach you everything there is to know about subjects such as mythology, computer science, film history, and more.

    Videos

    Free

    Paul Barnes
    Written on January 9, 2019
    "I use the Biology and Chemistry lesson videos on this channel for my entrance exams. I am learning so much information in one go!"

Summary

Best What are the best science YouTube channels
RankSolutionsTypeVotesPrice
1VsauceVideos 23 Free
2AsapSCIENCEVideos 12 Free
3SciShowVideos 8 Free
4MinutePhysicsVideos 5 Free
5Kurzgesagt – In a NutshellVideos 3 Free
6TED-EdVideos 3 Free
7PBS Space TimeVideos 2 Free
8Smarter Every DayVideos 2 Free
9VeritasiumVideos 2 Free
10CrashCourseVideos 2 Free
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