Science Digest Episode 4 - Particle Guy

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Quirky Science Digest Host Mathew Arden interviews Particle Physicist Dr. Geoffrey Yale.

Galileo Players latest episode of Science
Digest features Galileo founder and Second City's own Matt Hovde and Second City alumnus John Hildreth. Enjoy!

Searching for the Missing Universe

submitted by: cristina

In order to detect dark matter and answer other fundamental questions about our universe, engineers and scientists from all over the world have come together to build the Alpha Magnetic Spectrometer (AMS) which will be installed on the International Space Station (ISS) in 2011.

The video presents the main features and goals of AMS in its search for the missing universe, introducing elements of physics and history of science.

NUCLEAR FUSION PARTICLE ENVIRONMENT

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Just entering the microcosm of atom matter where it is able to absorb and emit energy, still having the possibility to obtain energy from the mass of matter which can be found everywhere. Interestingly, E = mc² does not contain any reference to a particular substance, but there is no need, for one gram of air, water or gram per gram of cosmic particles, is also a gram of mass. So our new role is important to release any material amount of energy in mass that surrounds us and which we use...

NUCLEAR FUSION AND TRAVEL FOR MARS II

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Stephen Hawking's Warning: Abandon Earth—Or Face Extinction Let's face it: The planet is heating up, Earth's population is expanding at an exponential rate, and the the natural resources vital to our survival are running out faster than we can replace them with sustainable alternatives. So, according to famed theoretical physicist Stephen Hawking, it's time to free ourselves from Mother Earth. "I believe that the long-term future of the human race must be in space," "It will be...

wisskomm tv 36/08

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Das " James Webb Space Telescope " im Innenhof des Deutschen Museums und als Papiermodell zum selber Basteln - Die " Weltmaschine " im Berliner U-Bahnhof - Der Energieverbrauch des Internets, erklärt von Lars Fischer in seinem Fisch-Blog - "Spirit of Freedom" im Mathematikum in Gießen - Die „Science Busters“ aus Wien - Der Trailer für die KiKa-Serie " Cosmic Quantum Ray " - Der schwedische Wissenschaftler Anders Persson wurde mit dem Lennart Nilsson...

wisskomm tv 29/08

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Die Klima-Ausstellung im Deutschen Hygiene Museum in Dresden - Das "Beta-Buch"" Sustainable Energy - Without the Hot Air " und eine deutsche Zusammenfassung bei Telepolis - Amerika der Windräder? Der " Pickens-Plan " soll das in 10 Jahren erreichen - Sieger bei der RobuCup-WM : Die „ Darmstadt Dribbling Dackels “ und das Team NimbRo (mit Videos) - Wissenschaft und Medien: Der INWEDIS-Projektbericht in Deutsch beim FZ Jülich - Die Website zum Magazin „...

Wystawa

submitted by: MirekZ

A science exhibition at the European Organization for Nuclear Research (CERN), the world's largest particle physics laboratory. http://public.web.cern.ch/public/