PBS Idea Channel has long been on my radar, and I have been an avid fan of the philosophy of the show, the host Mike, and the unapologetically silly yet serious mantra that it subscribes to.

Here, in the show’s penultimate episode, you can see everything great that the show was and is; Quick witted, analytical, humorous, clad freely with images and gifs, accessible, free and meaty.

If I could achieve 1/10th of this I would be happy.





Levels of Complexity

This is a fascinating concept – “One Concept in 5 Levels of Difficulty”.

The speakerĀ Bettina Warburg, is here incredibly adept at changing pitching tone and vocabulary to the listener’s level, but also consistently relating it to the existing understandings, experiences and worldview of the listener.

A+ Pedagogy