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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.

    What happens to event horizons when black holes collide?

    What happens to event horizons when black holes collide?

    Daniel and Jorge take you step by step through the process of black hole mergers .

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    • 57 min
    Do photons bump into each other?

    Do photons bump into each other?

    Daniel and Jorge bump brains and talk about whether beams of light interact or pass through each other. 

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    • 59 min
    Listener Questions about Annihilation

    Listener Questions about Annihilation

    Daniel and Jorge answer questions about anti-muons, Daniel's research, and dimensional weapons.

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    • 58 min
    What is Energy?

    What is Energy?

    Daniel and Jorge tackle some of one of the simplest but trickiest concepts in physics.

     

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    • 56 min
    Could aliens teach us science?

    Could aliens teach us science?

    Daniel talks to Sam Kimpton-Nye about whether aliens do science the same way we do.

     

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    • 45 min
    Can the Earth survive when the Sun expands?

    Can the Earth survive when the Sun expands?

    Daniel and Kelly talk about how we use our smarts to survive the changing conditions in the far future solar system.

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    • 54 min

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8 Ratings

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A heaven space for science lover!

Absolutely love the Layman explanation’s done by them. Easy to be understood! 👍

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