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Interactive video lesson plan for: Our Greatest Delusion

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So this video is a little different from most of the others. The channel is an element of truth, after all, not an element of science. This is my truth. It may not be everyone's but that's ok too.

Clips included were from:
Chernobyl and Pripyat - drone shots from shooting Uranium
Obsidian dome, California
Panum Crater
El Capitan
The Pyramids of Giza
Toronto buildings
The Holocaust Memorial in Berlin
Abu Simbel temple at Aswan, Egypt
Sydney Harbour
Milky way time-lapse from the badlands of South Australia
Sunset over Warrnambool, Victoria
Big Bang animation courtesy of NASA
Sunrise over Bondi
Water off New Caledonia
Great white sharks in the Neptune Islands, South Australia
Crosswalk at Town Hall Sydney
EDUtubers at the YouTube EDU summit in San Francisco
Concert in Sydney
Jetpacking in Western Sydney
Vi's triangles at Perimeter Institute, Waterloo Canada
Aurora Borealis north of Fairbanks Alaska
Sagrada Familia, Barcelona, Spain
Hiking with MinutePhysics in Washington State

Music Licensed from cuesongs.com "The Secret Tower" by Nicholas O

Tagged under: veritasium,chernobyl,delusion,Chernobyl Disaster (Disaster),Prypiat (City/Town/Village),mortality,inspiration,life,death

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