Prof David Kipping on “Why we might be alone in the Universe” Nov 18, 2022

This is an excellent lecture on the question of life in the Universe and why we should be hesitant to make pontifical statements in this regard. We just do not know enough in many areas to even present an hypothesis. What are the odds of you being here to read this statement? Think of all …

We Can’t Find Magnetic Monopoles by Dr Brian Keating

Excellent review of the missing Monopole problem in Physics! Physical theory predicts the existence of Magnetic Monopoles, yet they have not been found. If you review the image above, the Red arrow is the flow of electricity, and the Blue lines are the Magnetic flux lines which a flowing electric current will produce. The Blue …

What Really is Everything?

Interesting Science video about fundamental Physics by “History of the Universe” “In this video I would like to discuss one of the great unsolved problems in fundamental physics, the famous vacuum energy catastrophe (also known as the cosmological constant problem). What makes the problem so fascinating is that it weaves together two of the most …

A Reflection on the Perseverance Rover – “Percy” Landing on Mars 2021-02-18

The video below is CGV (Computer Generated Video), and is not a live recording of the landing event, but rather a demonstration of all the steps the the landing system must perform to land the rover on the surface. Percy weighs in at around 2,000 pounds, and is about the size of a small car. …