What If We Nuked The Sun?

Imagine, if you will, a world without conflict. Peace reigns supreme across all continents, no more fighting, no more killing. Doesn’t that sound nice? Food and drink for everyone, a place to live for all. Utopian, sure, but it is nice to think about! But there’s one big problem with a world like that: all […]

What If We Generated Electricity With Our Bodies?

Imagine you could generate electricity from your hands. You’d be able to power anything you want, with a single touch. Now what about generating electricity with your feet? Or even your blood? Actually, our bodies constantly conduct electricity, and it all has to do with our atoms. When we send signals through our nervous system, […]

What If We Could Harness the Energy of a Black Hole?

What would happen if you put a couple of physicists in a room with a rope, a box and a black hole? They might come up with a plan to power the Earth for centuries. This is WHAT IF, and here’s what would happen if we could harness the energy of a black hole. Black […]

What If We Could Build a Replica of the Sun on Earth?

Imagine what it would be like to have miniature version of our Sun right here on Earth. This is WHAT IF, and here’s what would happen if we built a replica of the Sun on Earth. The Sun is an enormous nuclear fusion generator. Every second, it fuses 620 million tons of hydrogen into 606 […]

What If All Houses Were Covered With Solar Panels?

Rise and shine! Get up and seize the day! You can do anything under the Sun… when the Sun powers everything. Your phone, your home, and all that’s in between. This is life on the golden grid. But is it the utopia we thought it would be? In 2018, the state of California passed a […]

What If We Lost The Amazon Rainforest?

How long would it take for the world’s largest rainforest to burn down? If we don’t do anything to stop it, we’ll soon find out. The Amazon rainforest creates 20% of the Earth’s oxygen. It’s home to 30% of the planet’s species, and it holds the secrets to treating some of our most deadly diseases. […]

What If You Fell Into a Spent Nuclear Fuel Pool?

Uh oh. You just fell into a pool. With this thing. This is WHAT IF, and here’s what would happen if you fell into a spent nuclear fuel rods. This is a spent nuclear fuel pool. And you’ve just accidentally fallen into it. But what exactly is this thing? This large pool of water is […]

What If Companies Had to Pay to Pollute our Earth?

Their operations are largely to blame for the climate crisis we now face. Their operations are largely to blame for the climate crisis we now face. A crisis that costs the world economy roughly $4.7 trillion A crisis that costs the world economy roughly $4.7 trillion in medical and social costs every year. This is […]

What If We Covered the Moon With Solar Panels?

Not too far from Earth is a giant space rock that has silently played host to just twelve people in its entire history. What would happen if we put our cosmic satellite to work by covering it with solar panels? This is WHAT IF, and here’s what would happen if we covered the Moon with […]

★ The Biggest MONSTER Stars – Compared to our Sun

Earth, the third planet from the sun. With a equatorial diameter of 12,756 km, or 7,926 miles it`s the fifth largest planet in the solar system. But still, it`s a speck compared to the Sun. It makes up as much as 99,8 % of the total mass of the Solar System and it is so […]