Shock Yourself To Get Better At Math

by Moin Uddin Ahmed Tipu

Just a quick jolt to the brain and then you’re a math wizard? It sounds too good to be true, but new research suggests electric shocks may actually help! Anthony weighs in on the latest effort to improve our mental math abilities.

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Zap the Brain with Electricity to Speed up Mental Maths

“Are you bad at sums? Never remember your times tables? Now you can simply zap your brain with a pulse of electricity to make mental arithmetic a whole lot easier.”

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“Noninvasive brain stimulation has shown considerable promise for enhancing cognitive functions by the long-term manipulation of neuroplasticity.”

Math Skills Improved By Electric Shocks To Brain, Study Suggests

“If you are one of the 20% of healthy adults who struggle with basic arithmetic, simple tasks like splitting the dinner bill can be excruciating.”

Want to Be Better at Math? A Jolt of Electricity to the Brain Might Do the Trick

“If you’re not great at doing math in your head, you’re in pretty good company around these parts.”

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33 comments

Ali K July 23, 2016 - 12:45 AM

When I was 10years old I got a shock of 220 volt from my room board when I was trying to switch on TV(for very few seconds)…and may be that's the reason why I always get 98-100%marks in Math tests

Daltira September 13, 2016 - 4:26 PM

Funniest intro

DJ Lord’sPrince October 30, 2016 - 5:47 AM

Blonde stereotypes aren't go away anytime soon LOL.

N.I.T.F November 14, 2016 - 7:55 AM

I electrocuted my head I feel better at math already

peter griffin December 9, 2016 - 12:31 AM

OO so thats why Anthony left to get his brain shocked to the math better. Hope it went well :8)

adjo jo December 14, 2016 - 9:58 PM

wont it will kill some one

Arismarie Camacho April 22, 2017 - 5:41 PM

I'm actually terrible at math

Dean Cook May 24, 2017 - 7:16 AM

Oh wow. The guy from the Star Wars Show. And, he's exactly the same. What a legend.

it’s lina May 25, 2017 - 2:06 AM

I want to go by myself a taser

SpaceTown June 22, 2017 - 2:47 AM

I'm willing to sacrifice my art skills for this shit honestly.

lil Purple July 4, 2017 - 6:08 AM

yeah how do you shock yourself to get smarter

Youtube you're high, high as the sky, why? ? July 15, 2017 - 1:10 AM

Serioursly its summer and school is getting closer and closer and im serioursly fucking retarded with math it just doesnt work Mostly when i do math i just take a random number that would kinda make sence i think and then i try to think really hard if it works and i just get panic attack and i forget what the math question even was then i just exploade

Amber Guise September 23, 2017 - 6:40 PM

Im here because my math brain broken

KOOL BRO October 22, 2017 - 2:57 AM

Well now I can explain myself.. if I am alive as to why I am in a bathtub with a toaster

Kyrlics November 25, 2017 - 1:11 AM

me:*sees video title*
also me:*climbs onto a powerline and dies*

I’m just curious December 9, 2017 - 3:56 PM

I’ll try it.

Český Hráč January 10, 2018 - 5:44 AM

You did not do enough research then…

Zero Bullet's January 28, 2018 - 9:46 PM

that's bullshit but I believe it – Giorno Giovanna

The VideopeDia February 17, 2018 - 6:57 AM

Can shock pens on Amazon help with this?

Sagar Kapasi March 17, 2018 - 9:09 PM

This Video Was Released On My Birthday (I Know Nobody Cares, But Still)

🥀𝓡𝓸𝓼𝓮 𝓕𝓻𝓸𝓶 𝓗𝓮𝓵𝓵🥀 March 25, 2018 - 7:59 AM

O I wanted to shock myself for fun…

But I was planning to be a mechanical engineer and I guess math is a good portion of it so it works it both cases :D

williams brown April 12, 2018 - 8:08 PM

Hi there, I want to know if Rotogenflux Methods, will work for me? I see many people keep on talking about this intelligence boost program.

It's just Me April 27, 2018 - 6:50 PM

Who wished "if i was the person of the experiment"?

Dream Monet May 13, 2018 - 9:16 PM

Where do I get that electricity things

Ko Na June 13, 2018 - 4:12 PM

That’s the world and human life isn’t it to get for you don’t eat less you eat more work work it off it’s hard it’s painful to get better you have to give something else up or remain average

No Fucks To Give December 30, 2018 - 8:39 PM

I'm the worst person in the world at math. I'm only good at English, Reading, Social Studies, and stuff like that.

DrJay Craft January 26, 2019 - 7:04 PM

the day when on my first week in my school i have a serious injury, and we were making a lamp shade when after my thing is finish i didnt know that the conductor on the switch is not place correctly and i opened it and it Kaboom!!! and i felt a great shock that strike through my brain and eyes,,,, that time my eyes is blurry a little and im not even good at math,,,, and then when months later i saw improvements,, my eyes is not blurred anymore, and my brain,,, makes me imagining things that is written in a wall,, or flying througb my eyes,,, after i found a dozens of research i found out its name,, that i have a syndrome that makes me see things that people cant see because my brain is contacting it to my eyes

G.G June 19, 2019 - 7:51 PM

Haw to build this ?

Ariolaé 愛している July 17, 2019 - 9:53 PM

I'm getting sick I can't do mathssss😤

SSBU Bros February 7, 2020 - 10:16 AM

0:03 Im’a head out. I want to be good at math but I don’t want to electrocute myself!

MxCars January 18, 2021 - 6:41 AM

I’m so bad at maths I get bullied for it so sigh me up

Mi, Amor May 19, 2021 - 2:18 AM

How to Diy ???

Rina Tadu July 18, 2021 - 6:37 PM

Can we use kitchen lighter?