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 is a Black Hole? – Stephen Hawking’s final theory

We want to thank Google’s science journal app for supporting PBS Digital Studios black holes they’re weird In a recent paper about them seems to me to be the strangest one yet black holes might be covered in hair I’m Diana you’re watching physics girl It’s been a while since I made a YouTube video […]

How These Self-Aware Robots Are Redefining Consciousness

I think there’s a valid concern that maybe we’re giving machines too much power. Maybe we don’t want machines to be self-aware. In my opinion, everybody should understand that this technology is around the corner. Your children, your grandchildren are going to be living in a world where there are machines  that are on par and possibly […]

Science, Religion, and the Big Bang

Physicists used to think that the universe had existed forever, unchangingly, because that’s what their observations of the night sky suggested. Needless to say, this view clashed with the “origin” or “creation” stories of most major religions, which hold that the universe had a beginning. So it’s not surprising that it was a Catholic priest, […]