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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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How Cosmic Inflation Flattened the Universe

The Big Bang Theory only gets us part of the way there.

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How Cosmic Inflation Flattened the Universe

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Video thumbnail: PBS Space Time Why is the Earth Round and the Milky Way Flat?

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Why is the Earth Round and the Milky Way Flat?

Our universe is not a very diverse place when it comes to shapes.

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Why is the Earth Round and the Milky Way Flat?

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Video thumbnail: PBS Space Time What’s Wrong With the Big Bang Theory?

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What’s Wrong With the Big Bang Theory?

We continue our search for a grand unifying theory of the Big Bang!

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What’s Wrong With the Big Bang Theory?

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PBS Space Time

Why the Big Bang Definitely Happened

The actual moment of ‘the Big Bang’ is still a bit of a grey area within physics.

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Why the Big Bang Definitely Happened

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