You're Viewing: All Links in Category: Educational ( Change what we show you )

View All Links:

Click Here to view everything under the sun.

How "View All" Works:

This is the default filtering method for the site. Basically, you're rolling with no categorical filter. If it's posted to the site and approved, you're going to see it.

View Links In a Category:

Choose a category to display:

How "View Links in a Category" Works:

Ok, we're going to try to simplify this for you. Ready? Ok, here we go. This will allow you to view links posted with a particular category applied to it. If you choose to view the links "Cats" any links attached to that category will be shown to you while links that don't have that category attached will be hidden. Mind blowing, no?

View Links We Think You Would Like:

This filter is not available to anonymous users. Login, register or just sit back and enjoy the lack of features that being anonymous affords.

How "Favorites" Works:

As you use the website, Schwim tracks your every move, learning what your likes and dislikes are. Once we know enough about you, you will be able to select this option. Once selected, you will only see links related to categories that you have historically gotten warm fuzzies from. You can help enable this feature by viewing, voting on and submitting links.

View Unread Links:

This filter is not available to anonymous users. Login, register or just sit back and enjoy the lack of features that being anonymous affords.

How "Unread" Works:

This filter works in conjunction with All, Categories or Favorites. Once you view a link, it won't show up in the list while this filter is active. This is quite handy for catching up on links that have been posted since you last checked them out.

Air Force composure test - If you ever wondered how the Air Force could churn out such fearless warriors, now you know.

Filed Under: Funny, Educational

Views: 203 Comments: 0 Voted: 0

A 5 mph crash is more violent than you think - Meet The Convincer, a contraption devised to show participants that a seatbelt is handy at all speeds.

Filed Under: Cars, Educational

Views: 77 Comments: 0 Voted: -1

11 Web Sites That’ll Teach You Awesome Skills For Free - Learn a language, how to play chess, canning and so much more - free!

Filed Under: Compilation, Interesting, Educational

Views: 132 Comments: 0 Voted: 0

How modern medicine managed to make Alzheimer's communicable - Modern medicine managed to give a disease called Creutzfeldt-Jakob Disease, which is like Alzheimer's disease on steroids, to a large number of people by mingling brain between people.

Filed Under: Science, Educational, Oops

Views: 138 Comments: 0 Voted: 0

MIsconceptions about money and finance - Your credit score has a doppelganger, you get to keep some stuff after bankruptcy, college isn't as expensive as you think, we buy a lot of American stuff and more in this Mental Floss informational.

Filed Under: Educational

Views: 129 Comments: 0 Voted: 0

10 BANNED Medical Practices You Won't Believe Existed! - Matthew Santoro reminds us that as humans, we've done some spectacularly horrific things in the name of medicine.

Filed Under: Science, Educational, Fail

Views: 95 Comments: 0 Voted: 1

10 misconceptions from the internet - Just because you still haven't learned yet, here's 10 more things the internet lied to you about.

Filed Under: Educational, Interesting

Views: 125 Comments: 0 Voted: 0

How To Count Cards In Blackjack - With this easy to master method, you'll still lose all your money, but you'll just be more surprised when it happens.

Filed Under: Educational, Gaming

Views: 118 Comments: 0 Voted: 0

10 extremely weird phobias - Nomophobia(fear of not having your mobile phone), ecophobia(fear of leaving home), ablutophobia(fear of taking a bath). I think I just watched a synopsis of a teenager.

Filed Under: Educational, Interesting

Views: 97 Comments: 0 Voted: 0

The image that can break your brain - Things that can hurt you just by looking at them are science fiction and fantasy, right? Well, not quite.

Filed Under: Educational

Views: 126 Comments: 0 Voted: 0

What is Deja Vu? - Most of us have felt it before, that strange sensation that you\'ve been somewhere or seen something before, as if you already remembered what\'s happening. Are you psychic? Nope, that\'s just deja vu

Filed Under: Educational, Science

Views: 142 Comments: 0 Voted: 0

How green screens worked before computers - For those of us who grew up in the age of CGI, green screen is just \"a thing that computers do\". But how did effects like this work before the age of pixels?

Filed Under: Technology, Educational

Views: 141 Comments: 0 Voted: 0

Misconceptions about crime - Nothing mentioned about mattress tags.

Filed Under: Educational, Interesting, Political

Views: 94 Comments: 0 Voted: 0

Plasma, The Most Common Phase of Matter in the Universe - Get to know plasma, the most common, but probably least understood, phase of matter in the universe!

Filed Under: Science, Educational, Interesting

Views: 144 Comments: 0 Voted: 0

Fun with gases - What happens when you breathe the opposite of helium, creating your own cloud with nitrogen and flaming hydrogen bubble clusters.

Filed Under: Science, Interesting, Funny, Educational

Views: 164 Comments: 0 Voted: 0

Meet the man that made the information age possible - It\'s not who you\'d expect. In fact, you\'ve probably never heard of him but this man helped the human race learn the power of 1\'s and 0\'s, unlocking all the technology we know today.

Filed Under: Science, Educational, Creative

Views: 104 Comments: 0 Voted: 0

Inside a Google datacenter - We\'ve all seen the more public side of Google, with their bean bag-laden board rooms, free range tofu sandwiches and Segway riding executives but not many get to see this, the actual heart of Google.

Filed Under: Technology, Interesting, Educational

Views: 160 Comments: 0 Voted: 0

6 fun experiments for kids - Bouncing eggs, visualizing sounds and more.

Filed Under: Science, Interesting, Educational

Views: 183 Comments: 0 Voted: 0

View of world\'s air traffic - A 24 hour view of all of the large aircraft flights in the world condensed to under 2 minutes.

Filed Under: Educational, Interesting

Views: 142 Comments: 0 Voted: 0

9 volt battery dangers - Nothing mentioned about touching to your tongue.

Filed Under: Educational, Unexpected, Science, Oops, Interesting

Views: 151 Comments: 0 Voted: 0

Cutting rope with nothing but rope - How to cut string or rope if you haven\'t got a knife or a pair of scissors. Great life hack trick to help you in an emergency. Cut rope with string!

Filed Under: Creative, Educational

Views: 118 Comments: 0 Voted: 0

The power of the introvert - The world is full of noise and those that are the loudest are the ones we tend to follow but what about the quiet ones?

Filed Under: Educational, Interesting

Views: 150 Comments: 0 Voted: 0

A floating lighthouse - Or a light vessel, for those times when you couldn\'t build a traditional lighthouse.

Filed Under: Educational, Interesting

Views: 153 Comments: 0 Voted: 0

3 disgusting things about dustmites - You know, just in case you didn\'t already think they were really, really disgusting.

Filed Under: Educational, Interesting

Views: 158 Comments: 0 Voted: 0

The sixth extinction - Be the comet. Deep breath. Be the comet. Breathe out. Be the comet.

Filed Under: Animals, Educational

Views: 144 Comments: 0 Voted: 0

What drives our prejudices? - Now I know why I don\'t trust people that don\'t like bacon.

Filed Under: Educational, Interesting

Views: 145 Comments: 0 Voted: 0

The value of $1 around the world - I don\'t think I\'d want to carry around 530 colons.

Filed Under: Educational, Interesting

Views: 157 Comments: 0 Voted: 0

52 things you incorrectly thought you knew in one infographic - No need to add salt to boiling water and quit calling Napoleon short!

Filed Under: Educational, Interesting, Science

Views: 200 Comments: 0 Voted: 0

Magic Tricks you can do with everyday objects - Cool tricks that you can perform with things in your home!

Filed Under: Interesting, Educational, Creative

Views: 172 Comments: 0 Voted: 0

Opening a can with no tools - This will come in handy during the zombie apocalypse.

Filed Under: Educational, Interesting, Creative

Views: 190 Comments: 0 Voted: 0

There\'s some England in New York - It seems we\'ve been invaded.

Filed Under: Interesting, Educational

Views: 175 Comments: 0 Voted: 0

Cordyceps: Attackof the killer fungi - This particular fungi controls insects\' minds!

Filed Under: Educational, Science, Nature, Interesting, Incredible, Animals

Views: 219 Comments: 0 Voted: 1

10 Minutes to refresh the mind - Mindfulness expert Andy Puddicombe describes the transformative power of refreshing your mind for 10 minutes a day.

Filed Under: Educational, Interesting

Views: 181 Comments: 0 Voted: 0

Make a rocket from kitty litter and sugar - Grant Thompson teaches you how to build cheap rocket motors. On an unrelated note, The U.S. has now placed him in the Axis of Evil.

Filed Under: Science, Educational, Interesting

Views: 135 Comments: 0 Voted: 0

Everything wrong with U.S. internet - If you aren\'t already aware of the extent to which you\'re being raped by the U.S. service providers, this will be an eye-opener.

Filed Under: Educational

Views: 177 Comments: 0 Voted: 0

Visualizing rhythm - Ted-Ed explains an alternative method of visualizing rhythm.

Filed Under: Music, Educational, Interesting

Views: 166 Comments: 0 Voted: 0

What are your addictions costing you? - They didn\'t say anything about licking light bulbs, so I think I\'m in the clear.

Filed Under: Educational

Views: 153 Comments: 0 Voted: 0

The solution for Americans' fear of ebola - If you find poop that may be contaminated, don't eat it.

Filed Under: Funny, Educational

Views: 171 Comments: 0 Voted: 0

Science baby! - Bill Nye would be proud.

Filed Under: Educational, Win, Science

Views: 194 Comments: 0 Voted: 0

Michio Kaku on dreaming - Michio Kaku discusses the latest research on dreams.

Filed Under: Educational, Technology

Views: 170 Comments: 0 Voted: 0

Why do Brits have separate hot and cold taps? - TLDR; their hot water apparently can kill you.

Filed Under: Interesting, Educational

Views: 204 Comments: 0 Voted: 0

How to tell your cat I love you - practice in your cat cave before trying with a real cat

Filed Under: Cats, Educational

Views: 200 Comments: 0 Voted: 0

Orion - Trial By fire - Everything about the rocket as well as the mission.

Filed Under: Science, Educational

Views: 155 Comments: 0 Voted: 0

School gun training class - I\'m the only one in this room professional enough to carry this gun....boom! classic training video

Filed Under: Cops, Fail, Educational, Darwin Awards

Views: 869 Comments: 0 Voted: 0

The art of kintsugi: embracing damage - The Japanese art of mending broken items. Now I feel bad about throwing away the coffee cup my cat knocked off my desk.

Filed Under: Beautiful, Creative, Educational, Interesting

Views: 222 Comments: 1 Voted: 1

Largest mirror on earth - Salar de Uyuni, the world's largest salt flat

Filed Under: Science, Nature, Interesting, Educational, Beautiful

Views: 202 Comments: 0 Voted: 0

Can mosquitoes have mosquitoes? - There is justice in the world.

Filed Under: Educational, Science, Nature

Views: 214 Comments: 0 Voted: 0

Thug Kitchen Cookbook [NSFW] - I'm not sure how you even go about making a cookbook that's NSFW, but these guys somehow managed to pull it off.

Filed Under: Food, Educational

Views: 175 Comments: 0 Voted: 1

Are older siblings smarter than younger siblings? - Ground breaking research of something I've known for awhile.

Filed Under: Educational, Science, Interesting

Views: 251 Comments: 2 Voted: 0

Sea food decision guide. - Sea food decision guide from National geographic.

Filed Under: Educational, Food

Views: 178 Comments: 0 Voted: 0

1 2