YouTube Uncovered: Check Out These Channels

Focus: Science
Channel: SciShow
# of Subscribers: 2,087,394
SciShow is an educational science channel on YouTube thriving off its slogan, “Make curiousity contagious.” The show is hosted by Hank Green, brother of “The Fault in Our Stars” author John Green. SciShow covers a wide variety of science topics such as “The Science of Lying” and “The Teenage Brain Explained” and journeys to answer life’s everyday questions through scientific explanations. The channel is regularly updated with fun science videos, and for those who are curious about the everyday application of science, SciShow offers a daily dose of scientific awareness.
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Focus: Gaming
Channel: PewDiePie
# of Subscribers: 31,601,838
One of the most subscribed channels on YouTube, PewDiePie is a gaming channel created by Swedish video gamer Felix “PewDiePie” Arvid Ulf Kjellberg. PewDiePie reviews primarily horror and action video games like “Infamous: Second Son” or “Dead Rising 3” but also sporadically uploads vlogging videos. He films both the gameplay and his reactions while playing and edits the footage to make a dual screen video. PewDiePie’s opinions on games are useful for viewers who value his opinion before purchasing games. Channels like his garner more attention for the video gaming industry and spark excitement and discussion around upcoming games.
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Focus: Music
Channel: Kurt Hugo Schneider
# of Subscribers: 4,543,285
Kurt Hugo Schneider is a well-known YouTube video editor, musician and singer songwriter who produces unique musical cover videos to songs and original music videos. Hugo Schneider’s most popular video, a cover of “Just A Dream” by Nelly, has amassed over 86 million hits since its 2010 release and features a duet with Sam Tsui and Christina Grimmie. The production quality and creativity of Hugo Schneider’s videos have gained widespread appeal, and many of his most popular works include unique editing and sound mixing, creating an entirely new experience to already viral songs.
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