Do Humans Have Internal Compasses?

Many animals in the world have internal compasses. Birds and dogs are even able to detect the Earth’s magnetic field and orient themselves accordingly. This begs the question then, can humans detect these magnetic fields and could we train ourselves to have an internal compass? YouTuber and Physics professor Veritasium takes a look at this complex question.

Trevor is a civil engineer (B.S.) by trade and an accomplished writer with a passion for inspiring everyone with new and exciting technologies. He is also a published children’s book author and the producer for the YouTube channel Concerning Reality.


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