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A Truncated Story of Infinity

Story of Infinity

In this interesting video find the infinite possibilities within the everyday. Following a day in the life of Vincent, “Subject X” and his many variations that exist throughout the universe.

By |August 1, 2014|Categories: Physics

See what happens if you fold a paper in half 103 times

If you fold a paper in half 103 times

If you could fold a paper in half 103 times, the thickness will be larger than the diameter of the…   Watch the video…

By |July 21, 2014|Categories: Astronomy, Physics

80 per cent of the Light in the Universe is missing

 Light in the Universe is missing

CU-Boulder instrument on-board Hubble, have revealed that the Universe is “missing” a large amount of light.

By |July 14, 2014|Categories: Astronomy

Most Colorful View of Universe

Most Colorful View of Univers by Hubble

Most colorful view of Universe captured by NASA’s Hubble Space Telescope. The resulting image contains about 10,000 galaxies, extending back in time to within a few hundred million years of the big bang.

By |June 5, 2014|Categories: Astronomy

Most detailed simulation of our Universe

simulation of our Universe

The Illustris is the most ambitious computer simulation of our Universe yet performed.   Watch the video…

By |May 9, 2014|Categories: Astronomy

Most precise measurement yet of the expanding Universe

measurement of the expanding Universe

Astronomers just make the most precise measurement yet of the expanding Universe.    An illustration of how astronomers used quasar light to trace the expansion of the universe. Image © Paul Hooper at Spirit Design, with Mat Pieri and Gongbo Zhao, ICG

By |April 8, 2014|Categories: Astronomy

New clues to Dark Matter

gamma-ray map of the galactic center

A new study of gamma-ray light from the center of our galaxy, the Milky Way, makes the strongest case to date that some of this emission may arise from dark matter, an unknown substance making up most of the material universe.       Gamma-ray map of the galactic center.   Image © A. Mellinger, CMU; T. Linden, Univ. of Chicago

By |April 7, 2014|Categories: Astronomy

Animation about the size of the Universe

size of the Universe

How big is the universe? An animation explaining key concepts about our universe, with humour, helping to explain the ‘almost’ unexplainable!   Watch the video…

By |March 24, 2014|Categories: Astronomy

Astronomers provide direct evidence for Cosmic Inflation

evidence for Cosmic Inflation

Astronomers announced a major breakthrough concerning Cosmic Inflation, explaining how the universe began. A finding confirming the cosmos grew to a vast size in its very first moments.

By |March 18, 2014|Categories: Astronomy

Fly through all the known galaxies of the Universe

Fly through all the known galaxies of the Universe

The detailed map of the Universe, the Galaxy and Mass Assembly catalogue, showing where galaxies are in this 3D impressive video…

By |March 14, 2014|Categories: Astronomy