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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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    • Natural Sciences
    • 4.9 • 17 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's a Tesseract?

    What's a Tesseract?

    Daniel and Jorge talk about 4-dimensional cubes, life in the 4th dimension and the Infinity Stones!
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    • 49 min
    Did Jupiter once have a different orbit?

    Did Jupiter once have a different orbit?

    Daniel and guest host Kelly Weinersmith explore the dramatic story of Jupiter's wandering orbits
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    • 51 min
    What's the heaviest stable element?

    What's the heaviest stable element?

    Daniel and Jorge take a trip to the theoretical Island of Stability and talk about super heavy elements
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    • 52 min
    What's the Huge Large Quasar Group?

    What's the Huge Large Quasar Group?

    Daniel and Jorge talk about quasars, large groups of quasars and HUGE LARGE groups of quasars!
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    • 47 min
    What is the Space Roar?

    What is the Space Roar?

    Daniel and Jorge talk about the mysterious, unexplained "space roar" and whether its a clue about something new in the Universe.
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    • 52 min
    What was the pioneer anomaly?

    What was the pioneer anomaly?

    Daniel and Jorge dig into the mystery of why the Pioneer spacecraft's path surprised scientists.
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    • 50 min

Customer Reviews

4.9 out of 5
17 Ratings

17 Ratings

mrUrbanNorway ,

Great podcast 5/5

Great podcast!

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11/10

Really great, one of my favourite podcasts!

julEappElsin_90 ,

No crime commercials please

I agree with the other review. The crime commercials aren’t very nice, specially because I also listen to the podcast before going to sleep. Other than that, it might be the best science podcast I listen to.

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