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The Mystery of Motion Sickness

One out of three people get motion sick, yet it’s not something we can really cure, only relieve. So what exactly is going on inside of our bodies when this happens? If you liked Head Squeeze’s primer on why we get car sick, then you’ll love this TED-Ed by Rose Eveleth: The Mystery of Motion Sickness.

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More TED-Ed by Eveleth: How do we smell?

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