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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.

Daniel and Jorge Explain the Universe iHeartRadio

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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.

    Do black holes destroy information?

    Do black holes destroy information?

    Daniel and Jorge tackle the paradox of black holes: do they destroy information or store it forever?
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    • 57 min.
    What is the axion?

    What is the axion?

    Why do scientists think there might be a wispy mysterious particle? And why did they give it such a silly name?
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    • 54 min.
    The SF Universe of Alastair Reynolds "Revenger"

    The SF Universe of Alastair Reynolds "Revenger"

    Daniel and Jorge talk about solar sails, artificial planets and black holes!
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    • 1 u. 5 min.
    What are primordial black holes?

    What are primordial black holes?

    Could mysterious black holes have been formed in the first second of the Universe?
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    • 55 min.
    Is the impossible drive possible?

    Is the impossible drive possible?

    Daniel and Jorge dissect the "EMDrive", explain how it's supposed to work and whether it ever might.
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    • 51 min.
    The long race for the top quark

    The long race for the top quark

    Daniel and Jorge talk about the twenty-year race to find the top quark, that came down to the wire.
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    • 57 min.

Klantrecensies

4.8 van 5
16 beoordelingen

16 beoordelingen

Hexagor ,

Recommended for everyone

A wonderful variety of topics are covered here, and are explained and discussed in a way that is very accessible and still interestinj even if you are already familiar with some of the subjects - discussions are entertaining and informative.

nataku123456789! ,

Great podcast!

Very interesting topics, presented in a fun and clear way, I can’t stop listening

JerYvo18 ,

Science explained so even I can understand

Great podcast. Cant’t wait for every new post.

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