Analogies are great because they trick us into learning when we think we're just talking about beer. Want to know how all those microbreweries survive among the big behemoth brands? Gotta learn about the biodiversity of ferns and trees in the forest to make it happen.

The MinutePhysics spinoff MinuteEarth creates a teachable moment in this video by contrasting competition for sunlight among plants with competition for exposure and niche appeal in the beer industry. This is the future of education, people. Get on board. [MinuteEarth]