字幕表 動画を再生する 英語字幕をプリント Mmm. I can feel this butterscotch dissolving on my tongue. It's weird how it grabs my taste buds and pulls in on them as it shrinks, which makes me wonder what else is shrinking out there. Here's my list. Number one. Airplane seats. Airlines have minimized the space allotted to our gloomiest maximus from a company. 34 inches. Proceed to a tight 29 meaning you better cut down on the number two candy bars. Gandhi's confusing. Some familiar favorites have shrunk over the decades. There's a word for when the amount you by shrinks, but the price remains the same. Shrink Flay Shin. But what do you call it when just the price shrinks? A bargain like Number four library finds Not only have library fines been shrinking, some libraries have ditched them altogether. Ironically, this made their losses shrink to people return more books when they aren't penalized. Now, what shrinks if you don't read? And even if you do, number five your brain As you age, it's harder to lose weight everywhere except the brain. After age 40 we lose about 5% of our brain. Wait a decade and number six you. We shrink each day that we spend walking or sitting the pads between our vertebrae get compressed by the weight of all the spine above them. But these pads puff up again while we sleep until we hit 40. When those disks stop plumping up like they used to. On average, men will lose about an inch and women will lose two inches. Number seven Our gums, Not the gun We chew with our teeth, but the gums holding them together. As we age, our gums recede, giving the impression that our teeth are getting longer. Hence the expression long in the tooth. Number eight. Our attention span. A Microsoft study found that while people had an average attention span of 12 seconds in the year 2000 it's now dropped to eight seconds. It's less than a goldfish. They will focus for nine seconds. Nine television commercials The As we watch our designed to shrink one shot commercials get cut into a variety of shorter lengths. After you've seen the one minute version. Expect a 45 seconds 30 seconds in a 15 2nd version of follow 15 seconds is planting because the time we need to pick up media cues has also shrunk. That's why the action in old movies seem so slow. Number 10 jingles Throughout the 19 hundreds, product jingles for brands like Coke and Pepsi were written as songs, complete with verses and bridges. Today, the 32nd version of a commercial is the most common show. It's simply not enough time for the whole song, but you can still fit in. We Are Farmers, Died It About Dum Dum Dum, 11 movie theaters and number 12. The movie screens inside them. Once grand movie palaces that housed one screen and 1000 seats, they have been sliced up into multiplexes with screens cut down to match. These smaller screens come in a huge range from 30 by 10 feet, 23 times that. Meanwhile, home TV screens are bigger. Ah, 43 inch screen used to be considered massive. Now it's puny, and 60 inches is no big deal. Also bigger are the drinks served at movie theaters. A small soda spouts 32 ounces. That's £2 about the weight of a basketball. Now, if you forget to turn off your phone during the movie, you will notice that number 13 phones are smaller than they used to bay. You need really big pockets to carry a rotary phone into the movies. Hey, don't trip on that court. You'll spill that giant soda. Back in the nineties, Motorola's first cell phones weighed two and 1/2 pounds, and we're 10 inches long. That's a size of a shoe heavy shoe. After 20 minutes, those phones needed a fresh battery. In fact, phones have shrunk so much that they're actually getting bigger again, partly to accommodate bigger screens. In case you want to watch a movie while you're in line at the movies and your phone is full of things that have shrunk, like number 14 cameras, a camera and its apparatus used to be the size of a person. Now it's smaller than your finger. 15 microphones, tiny microphones were once the highlight of spy movies. 16 flashlights. The flashlight in your phone is so small that you might not even know it's there, and you probably can't find it in the dark. 17 address books Do digital documents even have a size? Tell me in the comments. 18 computers computers used to take up whole buildings in 1957 the U. S. Air Force built one computer called Sage its size half an acre, and it weighed 275 tons. 19 Your clothes. It's not just that extra candy bar making your pants tied. Any clothes made with natural fibers will shrink in the dryer. They'll continue shrinking with each hot cycle, so play it cool. 20 language barriers. We travel more. The digital world is global and their software to help you translate instantly, plus forget math and Esperanto Emojis are the universal language 21 newspapers. As more and more newspapers and their advertisers move online, the print versions sure do seem to be shrinking. What do you think? Leave a message in the comments. Number 22 Time It takes for news to travel. It used to take months for reports to cross the Atlantic Ocean. Now news travels in a flash. A newsflash. 23 glaciers. A study conducted by the World Glacier Monitoring Service found that glaciers are now shrinking five times faster than they were in the 19 sixties. That's just not good. 24 islands, as glaciers melt that once was. Glacier water raises the level of oceans, causing some islands to shrink as the lowest edges of their coastlines emerge. But, hey, the oceans are growing and not just them. Average height within the human population and the population itself is growing, but number 25 playground equipment Ah, look at old black and white pictures makes it clear. Slides were taller and swing swung further before the 19 seventies, when play equipment shrink as the list of safety regulations grew. 26 the distance to school. I had to walk 12 miles uphill both ways. Barefoot in the snow. Yeah, 27. Amusement park Wait times People used to wait hours to get on a popular ride. Now many parks like Disney World have FastPass technology that lets you make a reservation for the roller coaster at a specific time. 28 Wrestlers Wrestling fans agree Restrictions on the use of performance enhancing supplements have led to a leaner look in the ring. 29 The bee population be capers. Report alarming losses of bees, sometimes as high as 40% 30 that unattended birthday cake in the kitchen. Every time somebody walks past, they cut a tiny sliver off and gobble it before anyone catches them. The next person nabs their own unnoticeable Nagy. Thes nibbles add up, and pretty soon the cakes gone. Number 31 the number of babies named Bertha in 1900 Bertha was a very popular name today. Not so prevalent. 32. That bar of soap in your shower and 33 the amount of time left in this video. Hey, if you learn something new today, then give the video alike and share with a friend and hear some other cool videos I think you'll enjoy. Just click to the left or right and remember, stay on the bright side of life.