The Science of Dust | It's Okay To Be Smart | PBS Digital Studios

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While we may think of dust as a nuisance, there is a lot more to it than we give it credit for. We can find it everywhere…even in space, and it has a bigger impact on our lives, the weather, and our environment than we realize. YouTube channel PBS


All we are is dust in the cosmic wind.All we are is dust in the (cosmic) wind. SUBSCRIBE, it's FREE! ↓ More info below ↓ Some of the universe's biggest action is a result of its smallest stuff. The Secret Life of Dust by Hannah Holmes: More dusty science: Space dust and dirty cars: The Science of Snow: The Bodele Depression fertilizes half the Amazon: From Africa to the Amazon: More about the Zodiacal Light: NASA atmospheric dust and aerosol visualization: Cosmic dust and the birth of our solar system: WHO report on air pollution: Micrometeorites: Thanks to Dr. Don Brownlee for helpful discussion on this episode! ----------------- Have an idea for an episode or an amazing science question you want answered? Leave a comment below! Follow me on Twitter: @jtotheizzoe Email me: itsokaytobesmart AT gmail DOT com Facebook: For more awesome science, check out: Joe Hanson - Host and writer Joe Nicolosi - Director Amanda Fox - Producer, Spotzen Inc. Katie Graham - Director of Photography Andrew Matthews - Editor and motion graphics John Knudsen - Gaffer Music: "Ouroboros" by Kevin MacLeod Produced by PBS Digital Studios: ----------- Last week's video: Your Inner Hedgehog - More videos: There Was No First Human - The Science of Marathon Running - How The Elements Got Their Names - Science Fiction as Science Fact -