Science

Special Valentine Science!


Want to get your sweetheart something really special? Give them a mineral called fingerite, and then stare at them for a while! Find out why, in this Valentine’s Day edition of SciShow News.

Support SciShow by becoming a patron on Patreon: https://www.patreon.com/scishow

Dooblydoo thanks go to the following Patreon supporters — we couldn’t make SciShow without them! Shout out to Justin Ove, Fatima Iqbal, Linnea Boyev, Kathy & Tim Philip, Kevin Bealer, Justin Lentz, Chris Peters, and Philippe von Bergen.
———-
Like SciShow? Want to help support us, and also get things to put on your walls, cover your torso and hold your liquids? Check out our awesome products over at DFTBA Records: http://dftba.com/scishow
———-
Looking for SciShow elsewhere on the internet?
Facebook: http://www.facebook.com/scishow
Twitter: http://www.twitter.com/scishow
Tumblr: http://scishow.tumblr.com
Instagram: http://instagram.com/thescishow
———-
Hosted by: Hank Green

Sources:
http://www.eurekalert.org/emb_releases/2016-02/tca-fas020516.php
http://www.eurekalert.org/emb_releases/2016-02/cp-ws020416.php
http://www.cell.com/trends/cognitive-sciences/fulltext/S1364-6613(16)00016-4
http://www.minsocam.org/ammin/AM70/AM70_193.pdf

Image Sources:
https://commons.wikimedia.org/wiki/File:Ruby_-_Winza,_Tanzania.jpg
https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Beryllium#/media/File:Be-140g.jpg
https://commons.wikimedia.org/wiki/File:Aigue-marine_Pakistan_180308.jpg
https://upload.wikimedia.org/wikipedia/commons/0/03/Burning_hydrate_inlay_US_Office_Naval_Research.jpg
https://commons.wikimedia.org/wiki/File:NOAAbrine_poolMareEauSursal%C3%A9e.jpg
https://commons.wikimedia.org/wiki/File:N%C3%A1mafjall_in_summer_2009_(2).jpg