THAT Black Hole picture ⚫ – Sixty Symbols

From Sixty Symbols. Mike Merrifield, Omar Almaini and Meghan Gray react to the much-anticipated black hole photo from the Event Horizon Telescope Collaboration. More links and info below ↓ ↓ ↓ The EHT Collaboration: https://eventhorizontelescope.org Our black hole videos: http://bit.ly/Black_Hole_Videos M87 on Deep Sky Videos: https://youtu.be/ppIk7h0XHBE Visit our website at http://www.sixtysymbols.com/ We’re on Facebook at…

Should we build a bigger particle collider? – Sixty Symbols

From Sixty Symbols. Professor Ed Copeland chats about the so-called Future Circular Collider proposed by CERN. More links and info below ↓ ↓ ↓ See our videos about the LHC: http://bit.ly/LHCvideos More videos with Ed Copeland: http://bit.ly/EdCopeland Long interviews with Ed: http://bit.ly/CopelandGoesLong The Future Circular Collider (CERN): https://fcc.web.cern.ch/Pages/default.aspx The article by Sabine Hossenfelder ($$$): https://www.newscientist.com/article/2191144-why-cerns-plans-for-a-e20-billion-supersized-collider-are-a-bad-idea/…

What causes rare rainbow arcs? – Sixty Symbols

From Sixty Symbols. Professor Mike Merrifield discusses semi-rare circumzenithal arcs and even rarer supralateral arcs. More links and info below ↓ ↓ ↓ More videos with Professor Merrifield: http://bit.ly/Merrifield_Playlist More weather-type videos like this one: http://bit.ly/Weather_Videos HaloSim: https://www.atoptics.co.uk/halo/halfeat.htm Astronomy Picture of the Day featuring arcs by Magnus Edback: https://apod.nasa.gov/apod/ap181221.html Mike on Twitter: https://twitter.com/astromikemerri Brady on…

Cake Recipe in strange science units – Sixty Symbols

From Sixty Symbols. This animation accompanies this video — https://youtu.be/hsEB65Q4kHI Dr Becky Smethurst adapts a classic Mary Berry cake recipe, using a combination of strange science units. More links and info below ↓ ↓ ↓ Mary Berry: http://www.maryberry.co.uk Mathematical way to cut cake: https://youtu.be/wBU9N35ZHIw And another math cake video: https://youtu.be/kaMKInkV7Vs And another: https://youtu.be/ezdeBrPnzyc Visit our…

Bizarre Units used by Scientists – Sixty Symbols

From Sixty Symbols. From nanomaggies to SNUBS… Featuring Dr Becky Smethurst. More links and info below ↓ ↓ ↓ More Becky: http://bit.ly/Becky_Playlist Full screen of the recipe animation: https://youtu.be/yqCc2iavDNE Dr Smethurst was the “Sixty Symbols Ogden Fellow”, supported by The Ogden Trust. Discuss this episode on Brady’s subreddit: https://redd.it/9snb5o Visit our website at http://www.sixtysymbols.com/ We’re…

The Uncertainty Principle and Waves – Sixty Symbols

From Sixty Symbols. Professor Philip Moriarty on uncertainty. Phil on Unmade Podcast: https://youtu.be/_cevGdtPyuk Phil’s book: https://amzn.to/2OaeXSb More links and info below ↓ ↓ ↓ Patreon: https://www.patreon.com/sixtysymbols Previous uncertainty videos on Sixty Symbols: https://youtu.be/w3Nu1pSg1So https://youtu.be/D1yb1adU2vI https://youtu.be/dgoA_jmGIcA More Philip Moriarty on Sixty Symbols: http://bit.ly/Prof_Moriarty Visit our website at http://www.sixtysymbols.com/ We’re on Facebook at http://www.facebook.com/sixtysymbols And Twitter at…

The Greenhouse Effect Explained – Sixty Symbols

From Sixty Symbols. The Greenhouse Effect (which is not how greenhouses work). More links and info below ↓ ↓ ↓ Featuring Professor Michael Merrifield. More weather videos with Mike: http://bit.ly/Weather_Videos Professor Merrifield on Twitter: https://twitter.com/AstroMikeMerri The Unmade Podcast: https://www.unmade.fm Hello Internet Podcast: http://www.hellointernet.fm Objectivity: http://bit.ly/Objectivity Patreon: https://www.patreon.com/sixtysymbols Discuss this video on Brady’s subreddit: https://redd.it/98uxco Visit…

How loud was the Big Bang? – Sixty Symbols

From Sixty Symbols. Featuring Professor Phil Moriarty. Animation by Pete McPartlan. More links (including book stuff) are below ↓ ↓ ↓ When the Uncertainty Principle Goes to 11 by Philip Moriarty Buy at your local store… or try these affiliate links… Amazon US: https://amzn.to/2AkB5CV Amazon EU: https://amzn.to/2LJvVES Mark Whittle Big Bang Acoustics: http://people.virginia.edu/~dmw8f/BBA_web/index_frames.html See also:…

Forging Weapons from Neutron Stars – Sixty Symbols

From Sixty Symbols. Dr Becky Smethurst explores a scene from the film Avengers: Infinity War – and Stefan-Boltzmann constant. More links and info below ↓ ↓ ↓ Stranger Things science: https://youtu.be/kYjN0BODpGw The Force: https://youtu.be/aJM5Bkdzspk More Becky: http://bit.ly/Becky_Playlist Dr Smethurst is the “Sixty Symbols Ogden Fellow”, supported by The Ogden Trust. Visit our website at http://www.sixtysymbols.com/…

Falsifiability and Messy Science – Sixty Symbols

From Sixty Symbols. A chat with Professor Phil Moriarty on The Scientific Method, inspired by a Sean Carroll paper. More links and info below ↓ ↓ ↓ Sean Carroll on Sixty Symbols: http://bit.ly/seancarrollvideos Sean Carroll’s paper: http://bit.ly/falsifiability_paper Social Physics by Alex Pentland Amazon UK: https://amzn.to/2KwaYcS Amazon US: https://amzn.to/2JKhtaO More Phil Moriarty videos: http://bit.ly/Prof_Moriarty Visit our…

Lightning is Complicated – Sixty Symbols

From Sixty Symbols. Professor Mike Merrifield returns to the topic of weather – this time to discuss lightning. More links and info below ↓ ↓ ↓ Previous weather videos: https://www.youtube.com/playlist?list=PLcUY9vudNKBNpsv8AWUvJxbOl6S2pw8so Feynman Lectures online: http://www.feynmanlectures.caltech.edu Professor Merrifield on Twitter: https://twitter.com/AstroMikeMerri Antarctica Timelapse: https://youtu.be/o71TFQBTCG0 Visit our website at http://www.sixtysymbols.com/ We’re on Facebook at http://www.facebook.com/sixtysymbols And Twitter at…

A Beer with Stephen Hawking – Sixty Symbols

From Sixty Symbols. Stephen Hawking died on March 14, 2018. More Hawking videos: http://bit.ly/HawkingVideos This video features Professors Ed Copeland and Mike Merrifield being interviewed by Sean Riley. Visit our website at http://www.sixtysymbols.com/ We’re on Facebook at http://www.facebook.com/sixtysymbols And Twitter at http://twitter.com/sixtysymbols This project features scientists from The University of Nottingham http://bit.ly/NottsPhysics Patreon: https://www.patreon.com/sixtysymbols Sixty…

The Colour of Noise – Sixty Symbols

From Sixty Symbols. Featuring Professor Philip Moriarty. More videos with Phil: http://bit.ly/Prof_Moriarty More links and info below ↓ ↓ ↓ Back us on Patreon: https://www.patreon.com/sixtysymbols Paper ‘1/f noise’ in Music and Speech http://123.physics.ucdavis.edu/week_3_files/voss-clarke.pdf Objectivity: http://bit.ly/Objectivity Visit our website at http://www.sixtysymbols.com/ We’re on Facebook at http://www.facebook.com/sixtysymbols And Twitter at http://twitter.com/sixtysymbols This project features scientists from The…