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The Brightest, Biggest Space News of 2019!

The Brightest, Biggest Space News of 2019!

[♪ INTRO] 2019 is almost over, and it has been another really good year for exploring the universe. I mean we took the first ever picture of a black hole, landed our first robot on the far side of the Moon, and explored our farthest-yet object in the solar system. But some discoveries were even …

The True Science of Parallel Universes

The True Science of Parallel Universes

Everyone loves the idea of parallel universes – maybe it’s the appeal of an ideal world where you have second chances and things turn out differently – an alternate reality where you do get into Hogwarts and the Star Wars prequels aren’t made and you finally plug in your asymmetric computer cord correctly on the …

Cosmic Journeys – Earth in 1000 Years

Ice in its varied forms covers as much as 16% of Earth’s surface, including 33% of land areas at the height of the northern winter. Glaciers, sea ice, permafrost, ice sheets and snow play an important role in Earth’s climate. They reflect energy back to space, shape ocean currents, and spawn weather patterns. But there …

5 Baffling Mysteries About the Universe

5 Baffling Mysteries About the Universe

At the beginning of the 20th century Many scientists started thinking that Physics was pretty much over Surely we have a few unsolved mysteries left but it seemed like they could all be ironed out with better measurements, or maybe with very slight tweaks to what was already known The problem was, those mysteries didn’t …