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Could You Fart Your Way to the Moon?

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Listen, we know you've thought about it, and we're here to give you THE DEFINITIVE ANSWER to one of the greatest science questions of all time. How long would it take to get to the MOON by farting? Join Gabe on PBS Space Time as we walk through some of the surprising and WEIRD science behind farts, rockets, and everything in between as we seek an answer to this propulsion problem.

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PBS Space Time

The Quantum Experiment that Broke Reality

The double slit experiment radically changed the way we understand reality.

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The Quantum Experiment that Broke Reality

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PBS Space Time

The Future of Gravitational Waves

In 2015 LIGO announced the first detection of a gravitational wave... What happens next?

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The Future of Gravitational Waves

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Juno to Reveal Jupiter's Violent Past

On July 4th 2016, the Juno spacecraft finally entered orbit around the planet Jupiter.

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Juno to Reveal Jupiter's Violent Past

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Planck's Constant and The Origin of Quantum Mechanics

Planck's Length is the length below which the concept of length loses its meaning. Huh?

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Planck's Constant and The Origin of Quantum Mechanics

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