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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.

    Are black holes really black holes?

    Are black holes really black holes?

    Daniel and Jorge explore the question of whether black holes are actually "dark stars"
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    • 51 min
    Are neutrinos hiding the dark matter?

    Are neutrinos hiding the dark matter?

    Daniel and Jorge talk about how dark matter might be hiding under the "neutrino floor"
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    • 59 min
    Black Hole Questions!

    Black Hole Questions!

    Daniel and Jorge answer listener questions about black holes
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    • 52 min
    What is a quantum eraser?

    What is a quantum eraser?

    Daniel and Jorge step through the details of a mind-boggling version of the double slit experiment. Check out their new book: universefaq.com
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    • 57 min
    How many generations of stars will there be?

    How many generations of stars will there be?

    Daniel and Jorge break down the life cycle of stars and estimate how many more stars will be born in our Universe.
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    • 59 min
    Is time pixelated?

    Is time pixelated?

    Daniel and Jorge talk about how finely sliced time can get.
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    • 59 min

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