Real Possibilities For Interstellar Travel!

From special kinds of engines to new technologies that’ll literally warp us across the galaxy, join me as I show you some real potential interstellar travel possibilities. 7. How To Define Interstellar Travel You might think that the term “interstellar travel” means a lot of different things depending on your views of space and the various TV shows […]

Cherenkov Radiation: What If Something Travels Faster Than The Speed Of Light?

Have you ever noticed that when a supersonic military aircraft passes overhead at a very high speed, it leaves a thunderous boom in its wake? That tremendous cracking sound actually has a formal name – a SONIC BOOM. This intense phenomenon occurs when an object – in this case, an aircraft – travels faster than the speed of […]

Travel Deep Inside a Leaf – Annotated Version | California Academy of Sciences

We are approaching a redwood tree. To animate a scientifically accurate leaf, artists studied the texture of a redwood leaf specimen on a glass slide at high resolution. They even counted the stomata, and used that exact count for this film! These leaves would be measured on a centimeter scale. Throughout the animation, we will gradually zoom in […]