Which documentaries you watch

3Blue1Brown: https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCYO_jab_esuFRV4b17AJtAw
Mathologer: https://www.youtube.com/channel/UC1_uAIS3r8Vu6JjXWvastJg
Fermilab: https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCD5B6VoXv41fJ-IW8Wrhz9A
The Science Asylum: https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCXgNowiGxwwnLeQ7DXTwXPg

Popular/General Science:
SciShow: https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCZYTClx2T1of7BRZ86-8fow
Veritasium: https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCHnyfMqiRRG1u-2MsSQLbXA
VSauce: https://www.youtube.com/user/Vsauce
Royal Institution: https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCYeF244yNGuFefuFKqxIAXw
Curious Droid: https://www.youtube.com/channel/UC726J5A0LLFRxQ0SZqr2mYQ

David Butler: https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCNwSxyl2KmhdAjHLR6xGR0A
Cool Worlds: https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCGHZpIpAWJQ-Jy_CeCdXhMA
SEA: https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCG9ShGbASoiwHwFcLcAh9EA
Astrobiscuit: https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCxXlxVmarXu3n340ah5xwqA
Launch Pad Astronomy: https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCNqNkZ7kKfqimqHkgbWMNYA
History of the Universe: https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCtRFmSyL4fSLQkn-wMqlmdA
PBS Space Time: https://www.youtube.com/channel/UC7_gcs09iThXybpVgjHZ_7g
Astrum: https://www.youtube.com/channel/UC-9b7aDP6ZN0coj9-xFnrtw
SciShow Space: https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCrMePiHCWG4Vwqv3t7W9EFg

Kings and Generals: https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCMmaBzfCCwZ2KqaBJjkj0fw
History Time: https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCN9v4QG3AQEP3zuRvVs2dAg
Epic History TV: https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCvPXiKxH-eH9xq-80vpgmKQ
SandRhoman: https://www.youtube.com/channel/UC7pr_dQxm2Ns2KlzRSx5FZA
Simple History: https://www.youtube.com/channel/UC510QYlOlKNyhy_zdQxnGYw
History with Cy: https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCZzqG2zfeRKMoJwDwk1FTvQ
Fall of Civilizations: https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCT6Y5JJPKe_JDMivpKgVXew

Yeah, I watch a lot of Youtube, TV sucks in the Netherlands. This is by no means everything, I have a lot more in my subscription list, these are some of the channels I watch a lot. If interested I'll post more.
Thanks, now I have more stuff to subscribe.

I also like retro-stuff such as LGR, Adrian's Digital Basement, The 8-Bit Guy and Techmoan.


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Love Adrian's basement and the 8-bit guy.

You'll also like
RMC - The cave: https://www.youtube.com/user/RetroManCave
Retro Recipes: https://www.youtube.com/channel/UC6gARF3ICgaLfs3o2znuqXA
Modern Vintage Gamer: https://www.youtube.com/user/jimako123

Already have those in my subscription list :)
Oh yeah, I've forgot RMC, his new studio is really nice. I also have those in my subscription list too.

About retro-stuff, there's also this ones:
Dan Wood: https://www.youtube.com/channel/UC4nYiUwSqo220UNT1xrpZ_Q
CuriousMarc (this one is very interesting, very old stuff, he fix card punchers and even Xerox Alto): https://www.youtube.com/channel/UC3bosUr3WlKYm4sBaLs-Adw
Uncle Awesome: https://www.youtube.com/channel/UC_Exbgz-zDrEEEaGZmbfA9Q
Retro Tech: https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCwOTvOtoAjiqQx1PCrfmTKw
RetroSpector78: https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCAfYntJkyJdnYbzDsOGu0qQ

Other stuff that is nice to see:
British Pathé Archives: https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCGp4u0WHLsK8OAxnvwiTyhA
Floppify Yourself: https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCRFJMqe_BbR8_ks9pr2TyOg
I still just have to begrudgingly move on from because my brain is finite
I wonder if that is a case. While age plays a part, I often see someone and feel like my mind is going through a rolodex of names to recall who they are. So I do wonder if the brain can fill up and not be able to carry any more information.
I wonder if that is a case. While age plays a part, I often see someone and feel like my mind is going through a roloflex of names to recall who they are. So I do wonder if the brain can fill up and not be able to carry any more information.
I suppose we still don't quite know how it works. Some researchers think that the way the brain works it can store more and more information but I find that hard to believe.

Either way, I possibly don't need to worry, I easily forget at a faster rate than I learn so space is fairly endless for me in a similar way that a sieve is endless. ;)
Anything about space or the ocean. Not shark week though, I hate shark week. Not interested in seeing ocean creatures or land creatures tear other ones apart. Tech documentaries are interesting too, but the only 3 I have actually liked were "Lo and Behold" by Werner Herzog, "Revolution OS" about Linux, and one on Compaq whose name escapes me at the moment. I think the "Halt and Catch Fire" series was based on it but not sure.
I wonder if that is a case. While age plays a part, I often see someone and feel like my mind is going through a roloflex of names to recall who they are. So I do wonder if the brain can fill up and not be able to carry any more information.
I don't know - I am pushing 60 and still have a ton of info up there, much of which is useless 🙂 but I still retain info well and am still learning.
I do the same with names though - if I don't use the name relatively frequently, I almost instantly dump it right after hearing it. If I "assign" importance to something, then I will almost always remember it. The exception is for things the wife tells me that I know she won't remember. I also almost instantly dump those, but that has bitten me as well...
Old British serries which I still watching: The fool and horses, Black Adder, Alo Alo - evergreens and old mysteries Frost, Inspector Morse, David Suchet and Poirot, Wallander...Sherlock Holmes...
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Wow, so much good documentary stuff in this topic.

I have a particular fondness for:


– for the channel's swift and outstanding approach to explaining a complex set of issues in March 2020. From a linked discussion: "commendable effort that they worked so hard, especially when misinformation is running rampant.".

I'm not sure what to add, right now, to the list of documentaries because I don't bookmark the best. The best are nearly always seen by me at No. 10, in the company of an exceptionally well-educated friend who knows how to choose the best for us. His playlist is like, accidentally, the best.

(Hint: it's easy to find misinformation about what's pictured; don't believe everything that you read, and never judge a book by its cover.)
The title means "Fork lift driver Klaus." And in case you didn't get it: although the topic is serious and the advices are for real, it's chosen style is a parody of normal industrial safety instruction videos. And the bad FX are on purpose.

This is now 21 years old, and really used in fork lift driver courses in Germany. It has there a cult following. While it looks quite cheap, actually filming it did cost back then around 200K DM.