Curiosity Visualized

Curiosity Visualized

8 Episodes

Have you ever dreamed of watching overly simplified and badly animated historicalish YouTube videos. Because that's what I do.

I enjoy learning things on the internet. Explaining those things to other people is another thing I like. So here we are. Make sure to follow @CogitoEdu (

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Curiosity Visualized
  • Why Are Diamonds So Expensive?

    Episode 1

    Why Are Diamonds So Expensive? Are diamonds a scam or are diamonds worth it? How did a rock that is found in abundance become a symbol of love and rarity.

  • Is Russia In Europe Or Asia?

    Episode 2

    Russia, the largest country on Earth. Home to over 200 million people and an important player on the world stage. The thing is where exactly is Russia? Is it in Europe or is it in Asia. Let’s find out.

  • What is 'The West'?

    Episode 3

    We hear about “Western Involvement”, “Western Values”, and “Western Interests” in the media. People say that the West is the best, or that the West is in decline. Some country is either Westernising or hates the West's way of life.

    The West is the countries with democracies and free markets ri...

  • Norse Mythology - How Did Thor Get His Hammer?

    Episode 4

    Thor' hammer Mjolnir is famous. He uses it throughout Norse Mythology and in the Marvel Universe. But where does Thor's hammer come from. Who made it and why? In this video I will tell the tale of Thor's hammer. Like much of Norse Mythology Loki's meddling is involved . Thor's hammer will eventua...

  • What is Buddhism?

    Episode 5

    Buddhism the one of the world’s major religions. But outside of Asia it isn’t very well known. What is Buddhism? Who was the Buddha? What do Buddhists Believe? That's what we’ll find out in this episode of Cogito.

  • Why is Japan's Population Declining?

    Episode 6

    Japan's population has been falling for years now. But why? Japan is one of the richest countries on Earth and has a very high standard of living. But for some reason it's population is falling. In this episode of Cogito I will analysis why people in Japan aren't having babies and why people livi...

  • The History Of Chocolate Documentary

    Episode 7

    Where does chocolate come from? Who first made chocolate? The History of Chocolate is a long and interesting story. From its beginnings in Mesoamerica all the way up to Swiss inventors tinkering away with it in cottages in the Alps.

    Fuel for the Aztec and European war machines, a catalyst for ...

  • Did Cooking Make Us Smart

    Episode 8

    Did cooking make us evolve? Why is it that only humans cook. If you think about it we are the only animals on Earth that cook our food before eating it. Why do we cook? In this video we're going to look at the book Catching Fire: How Cooking Made Us Human by Richard Wrangham. He explains the biol...