6/9 SEDC Coffee Break

SEDC Coffee Break,

Welcome to the SEDC Coffee Break! Below, you will find some interesting, entertaining, and informative content to sip a coffee to and take your mind off of work for a short spell. If you would like to contribute to this program, please send a video, shorter than 15 minutes, to matthew@sedc.org. 

The Science Behind Noise-Canceling Headphones | Consumer Reports

Whether it’s concentrating on work or blocking out undesirable sounds, noise-canceling headphones can be a huge help. Consumer Reports’ expert explains the tech behind these handy devices.

Building the Perfect Squirrel Proof Bird Feeder

Squirrels were stealing my birdseed so I solved the problem with mechanical engineering :)

Astronaut Chris Hadfield Debunks Space Myths | WIRED

Retired astronaut Chris Hadfield helps debunk (and confirm!) some common myths about space. Is there any sound in space? Does space smell like burnt steak? Is NASA working on warp speed?