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Telepathy: coming soon to a mind near you? (science video).

January 17, 2022 | By | Reply More
Telepathy: coming soon to a mind near you? (science video).

Science has always been interested in telepathy and other psychic skills; but, might the future provide mankind with such abilities, and could science be the key to unlocking or producing them in the process?

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Elon Musk: the ‘M’ is for Mars (science video).

January 14, 2022 | By | Reply More
Elon Musk: the ‘M’ is for Mars (science video).

The ultimate objective of human space travel, according to planetary scientists and Elon Musk, is to transform mankind into a multi-planetary species, so let’s see whether this is doable.

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Behind the Fermi Paradox (science video).

January 14, 2022 | By | Reply More
Behind the Fermi Paradox (science video).

Isaac Arthur joins John Michael Godier for a conversation on science fiction, including Dune, Star Wars, and Foundation. They also talk about the Fermi paradox and how it ties to Galileo’s work.

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Let sleeping aliens lie? (science video)

January 13, 2022 | By | Reply More
Let sleeping aliens lie? (science video)

One theory for the Fermi Paradox is that aliens are undetectable because they sleep somewhere in the galaxy, silently tucked away. However, how and why would such Extraterrestrial Empires go into hibernation? Luckily, the Bad Lad of science, our Isaac Arthur, is on hand to investigate in this 30-minute video.

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Elon Musk interview: getting to Mars and the future of space travel (video interview).

January 7, 2022 | By | Reply More
Elon Musk interview: getting to Mars and the future of space travel (video interview).

Elon Musk, the real-life Tony Stark, sits down with our lad Lex to chat about the future – including such hoary topics as his firm SpaceX, reaching Mars, Tesla’s Autopilot and self-driving cars, robotics, and A.I’s dangers.

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Orion Project Spaceship: is the future about to go nuclear again? (science video)

January 7, 2022 | By | Reply More
Orion Project Spaceship: is the future about to go nuclear again? (science video)

Project Orion considered using nuclear bombs to power spacecraft to new planets and stars before we landed on the Moon in the early days of the Cold War. New technology may see this notion reintroduced larger, better, and safer than it was more than half a century ago. Is it possible that the most terrible […]

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What happened to SpaceX’s potential Oumuamua mission in collaboration with Nasa? (science video)

January 3, 2022 | By | Reply More
What happened to SpaceX’s potential Oumuamua mission in collaboration with Nasa? (science video)

So, let’s find out whether SpaceX and NASA have any plans to address the mystery of Oumuamua.

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The Oracle Of Night: The History And Science Of Dreams by Sidarta Ribeiro (book review).

December 31, 2021 | By | Reply More
The Oracle Of Night: The History And Science Of Dreams by Sidarta Ribeiro (book review).

Considering we all have dreams, you would have thought analysis would have started before Freud but he was making connections to how the brain worked and started asking what it all meant. With his book, ‘The Oracle Of Night: The History And Science Of Dreams’, Sidarta Ribeiro examines the history of dreams and although I […]

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Why we shouldn’t go looking for extraterrestrials (science video).

December 15, 2021 | By | Reply More
Why we shouldn’t go looking for extraterrestrials (science video).

Humanity is faced with a dilemma when confronted with the apparently empty cosmos. We’re keen to know whether we’re the only ones in the Milky Way. We want to shout out and disclose ourselves to anybody who is looking, yet it may be the last thing we do. Because it’s possible that the cosmos isn’t […]

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What is the Origin of the Universe? (science video)

December 10, 2021 | By | Reply More
What is the Origin of the Universe? (science video)

John Michael Godier talks with Prof. Geraint F. Lewis about how through the elegance of mathematics, humanity have successfully deciphered much of the universe’s language during the past several centuries, investigating and characterising previously unknown phenomena such as electricity, magnetism, and matter. Some mysteries, however, remain beyond our comprehension, and seem to be outside the […]

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