Daniel and Jorge Explain the Universe

A fun-filled discussion of the big, mind-blowing, unanswered questions about the Universe. In each episode, Daniel Whiteson (a Physicist who works at CERN) and Jorge Cham (a popular online cartoonist) discuss some of the simple but profound questions that people have been wondering about for thousands of years, explaining the science in a fun, shorts-wearing and jargon-free way.

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Eine durchschnittliche Folge dieses Podcasts dauert 44m. Bisher sind 201 Folge(n) erschienen. Alle 2 Tage erscheint eine Folge dieses Podcasts
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Did the XENON experiment just discover a weird axion?


Recent results from the XENON experiment could be the first hint of something groundbreaking... or it could be nothing.


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How did supermassive black holes get so big?


The gargantuan black holes at the centers of galaxies seem impossibly large. How did they grow so large in the short history of our Universe?


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   51m
 
 

The Marvelous Mystery of the Muon Magnetic Moment


Can physicists discover new particles by watching how muons wiggle in magnetic fields?


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   47m
 
 

Is dark matter hot?


Scientists don't know what dark matter is, but they know if it's hot (or not!)


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   46m
 
 

How was the Higgs boson discovered?


Hear the story of the multi-decade trans-Atlantic rivalry that led to the Higgs boson discovery.


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   55m
 
 

What are quasi-particles


Daniel and Jorge talk about phonons, magnons, excitons, anyons and explainons.


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   46m
 
 

Can neutrinos explain why we have matter?


Daniel and Jorge explore how the new DUNE experiment could unravel secrets of neutrins... and the Universe!


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   52m
 
 

Listener Questions 11: Deep questions about gravity and particles.


Can gravity waves kill you? Why do we have particles? Can fission power a star?


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Does the Universe need dark matter?


Is it possible that dark matter doesn't exist? Could it just be a misunderstanding of gravity?


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Did NASA discover a parallel Universe?


The amazing ANITA experiment and the bizarre neutrinos they discovered


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