Could Your Phone Hurt You? Electromagnetic Pollution

  • Published on: 07 July 2019
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    Electricity is all around us, all the time. It makes our lives easier, safer, more fun and most of us never think about it. But is there such a thing as too much electricity? Electronic devices emit an electromagnetic field, which is suspected to cause cancer. We read countless sources on this topic to summarize the results of the latest research for you.

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  • Runtime : 8:43
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  • Super Sami
    Super Sami   16 hours ago

    if you guys can illustrate chapters and books on physics or chemistry, it would help people understand a lot better, I never knew what is wavelength visually until now.

  • Daniela Sofia
    Daniela Sofia   1 days ago

    Why is this video full of Pokemon Easter eggs? I love it don't get me wrong

  • shyam oLDsCHOOL
    shyam oLDsCHOOL   1 days ago

    Nocebo effect example - Chuck McGill in Better Call Saul

  • Ja Mes
    Ja Mes   2 days ago

    3.7k boomers disliked this video

  • Nihad Beshir
    Nihad Beshir   3 days ago

    Azərbaycanca alt yazının olmağı çox yaxşıdır. Əziyyət çəkənlərə təşəkkürlər.

  • Vedang Ratnaparkhi
    Vedang Ratnaparkhi   3 days ago

    Thanks for disproving all the boomers out there.-Millennials and GenZ

  • Jo Ris
    Jo Ris   3 days ago

    Since when pointing out a relationship between mice exposure to radiations and cancer is bad faith ??! We are not mice. We only try to study the effects on living beings. It should be enough to dig more and be honest.

  • jane de guzman
    jane de guzman   4 days ago

    “Your phone could hurt you”We’re using one to watch your videos

  • Jesus Villarreal
    Jesus Villarreal   4 days ago

    Nobody:Absolutely nobody:Not a single soul:Kurzgesagt: Electricity is tiny Sonics

  • Theactedarrow
    Theactedarrow   4 days ago

    I love your videos because I learn so much each videos and I’m a amazed by the body systems and stuff like that, definitely the Egg! And I want to thank you for putting so much effort into these videos!

  • Alex Is a noob
    Alex Is a noob   5 days ago

    dark web tries to hack my account because I called their mom gaythey realize I have Dashlanestay safe guys

  • Meitti
    Meitti   5 days ago

    My old Samsung workplace model is hefty enough that I could kill someone with it if I threw it at them.

  • Arm Dick
    Arm Dick   6 days ago

    But power lines do cause leukaemia, a guy won a court case on this so it can’t just be speculation

  • Notlistening
    Notlistening   1 weeks ago

    Does anyone remember when you would get a call on your brand new cell phone (because all cell phones were brand new) and someone would say “Don’t put that up to your ear!”

    MEHNAZ   1 weeks ago

    Are you a youtube channel or my father?????

  • Xie Chuck
    Xie Chuck   1 weeks ago

    8:33"Quack"-Kurzgesagt Duck, 2019

  • Patrick Carta
    Patrick Carta   1 weeks ago

    But if you call radiowaves ''5G'' they became deadly instantly!

  • 돗트
    돗트   1 weeks ago

    영상 너무 유익하고 재밌어.. 게다가 눈이 즐거움