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A fun-filled discussion of the big, mind-blowing, unanswered questions about the Universe. In each episode, Daniel Whiteson (a Physicist who works at CERN) and Jorge Cham (a popular online cartoonist) discuss some of the simple but profound questions that people have been wondering about for thousands of years, explaining the science in a fun, shorts-wearing and jargon-free way.

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    • 5.0 • 8 Ratings

A fun-filled discussion of the big, mind-blowing, unanswered questions about the Universe. In each episode, Daniel Whiteson (a Physicist who works at CERN) and Jorge Cham (a popular online cartoonist) discuss some of the simple but profound questions that people have been wondering about for thousands of years, explaining the science in a fun, shorts-wearing and jargon-free way.

    Things that glow in the dark

    Things that glow in the dark

    Daniel and Jorge talk about the biology, chemistry and physics of glowing.
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    • 59 min
    Kids questions about the Universe!

    Kids questions about the Universe!

    Daniel and Jorge answer questions from kids about black holes, diamond planets and faster-than-light travel!
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    • 55 min
    The Many-Worlds Interpretation of Quantum Mechanics

    The Many-Worlds Interpretation of Quantum Mechanics

    Daniel talks to Sean Carroll about the quantum multiverse, and whether it is real
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    • 1 hr 3 min
    Could a solar flare wipe out humanity?

    Could a solar flare wipe out humanity?

    Daniel and Jorge explain the physics of our chaotic Sun and why its so hard to predict whether or not it might kill us!
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    • 54 min
    How to be a supervillain with physics.

    How to be a supervillain with physics.

    Daniel and Jorge answer questions from aspiring supervillains, helping with their schemes.
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    • 56 min
    How do we measure the speed of light?

    How do we measure the speed of light?

    Daniel and Jorge talk about the history of how we measured this fastest of all velocities!
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    • 58 min

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