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Dark matter, and how we would not be alive without it
(Georgia Institute of Technology, 2012-08-30)
Most of the mass in the Universe is of some unknown form of matter. While we have some guesses what it might be we are not sure. In this talk for a non-specialist audience, Professor Abel will explain how observations using ...
History of the Universe from the Beginning to End and the James Webb Space Telescope
(Georgia Institute of Technology, 2012-10-22)
The history of the universe in a nutshell, from the Big Bang to now, and on to the future – John Mather will tell the story of how we got here, how the Universe began with a Big Bang, how it could have produced an Earth ...
Spontaneous Rhythms in Nature and Technology
(Georgia Institute of Technology, 2012-10-25)
Rhythms abound in the natural world. Spontaneous rhythmic coordination can be essential: our beating heart cells must synchronize precisely – or else! Sometimes, too much coordination is disastrous: brain seizures can occur ...