Tag: Explained

How China Built a Hospital in 10 Days

How China Built a Hospital in 10 Days

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. The Wuhan Coronavirus began, like…

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Robert Reich: Why the Sharing Economy Is Hurting Workers

Robert Reich: Why the Sharing Economy Is Hurting Workers

I’m in an Uber, part of the explosion in the so-called sharing economy. This very group includes independent contractors, free agents, temporary workers, the self-employed, part-timers, freelancers, and free agents. Most file 1099s rather than W2s, for tax…

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The Risks of Aramco’s Record-Setting IPO, Explained | WSJ

The Risks of Aramco’s Record-Setting IPO, Explained | WSJ

– [Narrator] So, you’re an investor, you’re looking for places to put your money, and you keep hearing about what could be the biggest IPO of all time. Saudi Aramco. – [Man] The world’s biggest share offering. –…

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LORD OF THE RINGS #1 summary

LORD OF THE RINGS #1 summary

Hello Ladies and Gentlemen and welcome to another episode of Cinema Summary. Today we’ll be looking at The Lord of the Rings by J.R.R. Tolkien; a hallmark of the Fantasy genre. If you’ve ever heard of elves, orcs,…

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How does a blockchain work – Simply Explained

How does a blockchain work – Simply Explained

Blockchains are incredibly popular nowadays. But what is a blockchain? How do they work, what problems do they solve and how can they be used? Like the name indicates, a blockchain is a chain of blocks that contains…

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The Most Human Character in The Lord of the Rings

The Most Human Character in The Lord of the Rings

With the universe of Middle Earth, J. R. R. Tolkien crafted a setting rooted in an elegant simplicity. The Lord of the Rings is derived in large part from classical mythology and it finds itself fixated on clear…

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Why American Companies Keep Caving In to China | Fast Company

Why American Companies Keep Caving In to China | Fast Company

– What do Instagram, Lady Gaga, and the letter N have in common? They’ve all been banned in China for political reasons. Maybe even this video will be banned in China. With an estimated GDP of $14 trillion,…

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Ares – the Greek god of war | Ares (Mars) Explained | Greek Mythology and Folklore

Ares – the Greek god of war  | Ares (Mars) Explained | Greek Mythology and Folklore

Hate me, you may, stop me, you cannot. For I am in your nature, I am in your blood. I am war, I feed the fields with blood splatter, I cover altars in war-spilled blood. I am the…

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MAXWELL STABLECOIN CRYPTOCURRENCY: Largest Financial Ecosystem (Stablecoin & Cryptocurrency News)

MAXWELL STABLECOIN CRYPTOCURRENCY: Largest Financial Ecosystem (Stablecoin & Cryptocurrency News)

Everyone wants a stable economy with a strong currency, and to know their hard earned money is safe. Unfortunately, no matter what we do, there will always be ups and downs and instability in the global markets. What…

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China’s Geography Problem

China’s Geography Problem

This video was made possible by Squarespace. Build your custom website for 10% off by going to squarespace.com/wendover. China is a country both blessed and cursed by geography. On one hand its land has allowed the country to…

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