• TheBackyardScientist – sets his pool on fire in slow motion.
  • styropyro – Lasers. 'nuff said.
  • Reactions – chemical reactions in everyday life, explained by the American Chemical Society.
  • AvE – tears apart and explains machinery.
  • The King of Random – more experiments than science, but nonetheless interesting.
  • Real Engineering – complex answers to simple questions. Many videos about aviation and space travel.
  • Mark Rober – ideas, tinkering, science, engineering. Funny stuff teaching you a bit about physics.

Electronics Engineering

  • eevblog – off-the-cuff Video Blog about Electronics Engineering, for engineers, hobbyists, enthusiasts, hackers and Makers. Hosted by Dave Jones from Sydney, Australia
  • JerryRigEverything – reviews technology from the inside with smartphone durability tests and teardown videos
  • Mr. Volt – creating robotics.


  • BlackpenRedpen – Asian memelord with two pens explaining maths like it's nothing.


  • Metatron – languages, videogames, medieval weapons and armor and history
  • Fredrik Knudsen – home to Down the Rabbit Hole, a series of videos diving deep into the strange parts of the internet as well as confounding and absurd elements of history.
  • Kurzgesagt - in a nutshell – explaining science with optimistic nihilism.
  • Veritasium – short documentaries about small interesting things.
  • Joma Tech – talk about life in Silicon Valley, big tech companies, data science and software engineering.
  • Athlean-X – workouts, nutrition and supplement advice from physical therapist and strength coach Jeff Cavaliere
  • serpentza – Brit living in China talking about Chinese and Asian culture.
  • High Snobiety – Mostly fashion.

Dubstep / DnB

  • FreeTube – YouTube app with a privacy focus
    • you can subscribe to channels locally without an account and import your YouTube subscriptions
  • YouTube Vanced – modded Android app for YouTube
    • main features: Ad Blocking and Background Playback
  • NewPipe – alternative FOSS client

You can download videos with some of the apps above, e.g. NewPipe and Invidious. However, there are dedicated applications to download YouTube videos listed here.

  • Media Downloader – Qt/C++ based frontend to youtube-dl and it can be used to download any media file supported by youtube-dl. Works on Windows, macOS and Linux.
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