How to Measure the Speed of Light with Marshmallows

How to Measure the Speed of Light with Marshmallows

The beauty of science is that it’s everywhere and here’s a creative way to do some science at home with marshmallows courtesy of the The... Details
5G Explained

5G Explained

With CES 2020 taking place this week, there is sure to be a lot of hype around 5G. But what exactly is 5G? Marques Brownlee... Details
EUV: Lasers, plasma, and the Tech that Will Make Chips Faster

EUV: Lasers, plasma, and the Tech that Will Make Chips Faster

While the quantum computing age may be “just around the corner,” traditional computing is not going anywhere anytime soon. In fact, innovation there is increasing... Details
The US and China are in a quantum arms race that will transform warfare

The US and China Are in a Quantum Arms Race

Quantum physics is no longer just for academic researchers or engineers working on quantum computers. It is quickly becoming a national security imperative. How quickly... Details
Jim Gates on Supersymmetry, String Theory and Proving Einstein Right

Jim Gates on Supersymmetry, String Theory and Proving Einstein Right

Lex Fridman interviews Jim Gates, a theoretical physicist and professor at Brown University working on supersymmetry, supergravity, and superstring theory. He served on former President... Details
The Expanse – Blue Origin Cast Visit

The Expanse – Blue Origin Cast Visit

Science fiction draws its inspiration from science and, in return, science fiction often inspires science. Think of the Star Trek communicator from the 1960s that... Details
Are Solid State Batteries About To Change The World?

Are Solid State Batteries About To Change The World?

As anyone who has a smart phone can tell you, battery technology has lagged far behind every other type of innovation. The race is on... Details
The Most Expensive Material in the World

The Most Expensive Material in the World

Did you know that the most expensive material in the world costs $2700 Trillion Per Gram? And the word “material” may not be the right... Details
What Boosts / Shrinks Your Brain?

What Boosts / Shrinks Your Brain?

Ever since my concussion three years ago, I have been fascinated by the brain and how to nourish it. A major breakthrough in quantum tech... Details
Sean Carroll on Quantum Mechanics and the Many-Worlds Interpretation

Sean Carroll on Quantum Mechanics and the Many-Worlds Interpretation

Lex Fridman interviews Sean Carroll in this thought provoking interview. Sean Carroll is a theoretical physicist at Caltech and Santa Fe Institute specializing in quantum... Details