Category Physics

Science Explained: Why is time slower in rockets?

“The third in our gamma trilogy – this time Professor Mike Merrifield goes into the mathematics!” Gamma: http://youtu.be/jlJNsRZ4WxI Gamma Reloaded: http://youtu.be/kGsbBw1I0Rg Animations by Drew Mokris. Visit website at http://www.sixtysymbols.com/ Facebook at http://www.facebook.com/sixtysymbols And Twitter at http://twitter.com/#!/periodicvideos This project features scientists from The University of Nottingham http://www.nottingham.ac.uk/physics/i… Sixty Symbols videos by Brady Haran A run-down of Brady’s channels: http://periodicvideos.blogspot.co.uk/2012/06/here-are-my-channels.html Advertisements

Comet ISON Fragments Will Not Hit Earth, Don’t be Fooled by Conspiracy Theorist Crap, See Actual Trajectory

UPDATE: 11/30/2013 Comet ISON Barely Survives Encounters With Sun, see gif below. Click photo to activate gif. Actual science, and Comet ISON trajectory reports have debunked conspiracy theorist bullshit. Conspiracy theorist on Youtube, Twitter, and Facebook are all abuzz claiming that Comet ISON fragments will hit Earth, and that it is the winged planet, mysterious […]

NASA ISS: Space Station Instrument Finds Excess Antimatter

The first results from the Alpha Magnetic Spectrometer aboard the International Space Station were discussed during a Press Briefing at NASA Headquarters. Those results confirm an unexplained excess of high-energy positrons in Earth-bound cosmic rays. Antimatter is rare in the universe today. Because Earth receives a limited amount of energetic antimatter, antiparticles serve as unique […]