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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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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.

    Does particle spin affect life on Earth?

    Does particle spin affect life on Earth?

    Daniel and Jorge talk about how the Universe's preference for left-handed particles may have shaped our chemistry.

     
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    • 47 min
    What's going on with Przybylski's Star?

    What's going on with Przybylski's Star?

    Daniel and Jorge talk about how to explain one of the weirdest stars in the Universe.
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    • 51 min
    The Science of "For All Mankind"

    The Science of "For All Mankind"

    Daniel and Jorge talk about the science of the alt-history science fiction show "For All Mankind".
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    • 56 min
    Does anti-matter feel anti-gravity?

    Does anti-matter feel anti-gravity?

    Daniel and Jorge talk about whether anti-matter falls down, or up!
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    • 54 min
    Did NASA accidentally invent a warp drive?

    Did NASA accidentally invent a warp drive?

    Daniel and Jorge dissect research articles claiming sudden progress in warp technology
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    • 49 min
    Could a grand unified theory of physics be impossible?

    Could a grand unified theory of physics be impossible?

    Daniel talks with Dr. Katie Robertson about whether there even is a single unified theory of physics for us to discover.
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    • 47 min

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