The Hubble Ultra Deep Field in 3D

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http://gplus.to/TonyDarnell http://twitter.com/DeepAstronomy http://facebook.com/SpaceFan I’ve recently discovered an animation that was rendered using the measured redshift of all 10,000 galaxies in the Hubble Ultra Deep Field image. I’ve written a short script that leads you through a quick history of both deep field images and this video ends with a fly-through of the Ultra Deep Field.… Read more »

Journey to the Edge of the Universe

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The “Journey to the Edge of the Universe” documentary film broadcast on National Geographic and Discovery Channels. It documents a space journey from Earth to the edge of the universe itself. The US edition was narrated by Alec Baldwin, the UK edition by Sean Pertwee. Using one single, unbroken shot, Journey to the Edge of… Read more »

Stargaze HD: Universal Beauty

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StarGaze HD brings the beauty and majesty of the Universe to your HD Home Theatre. Journey beyond the stars with images from the Hubble Space Telescope Spitzer Space Telescope and the Chandra X-Ray Observatory. With over an hour of astounding images set to ambient music StarGaze HD will quickly become a favorite in your Blu-ray… Read more »

Exploring Space: Cosmic Revolutionaries

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“What the space age was seeking all along was not so much an expansion of physical space as an expansion of mind.” -Marina Benjamin Read more about this video on HuffPost Good News: http://www.huffingtonpost.com/2013/12… Upworthy: http://www.upworthy.com/a-drastically… Join Jason Silva every week as he freestyles his way into the complex systems of society, technology and human… Read more »

Laniakea: Our home supercluster

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Superclusters – regions of space that are densely packed with galaxies – are the biggest structures in the Universe. But scientists have struggled to define exactly where one supercluster ends and another begins. Now, a team based in Hawaii has come up with a new technique that maps the Universe according to the flow of… Read more »

Symphony of Science – ‘The Big Beginning’ (ft. Hawking, Sagan, Dawkins, Shears, Tyson)

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The Big Beginning” is the eighth installment in the Symphony of Science music video series. It deals with the origins of our universe, covering the Big Bang theory, expansion and cooling of the universe, formation of galaxies, the interplay between matter and anti-matter, and cosmic radiation. The music video features Stephen Hawking, Richard Dawkins, Carl… Read more »

Symphony of Science – Onward to the Edge!

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mp3:http://bit.ly/oRYyiV – A musical celebration of the importance and inspirational qualities of space exploration (human and robotic), as well as a look at some of the amazing worlds in our solar system. Featuring Neil deGrasse Tyson, Brian Cox, and Carolyn Porco. “Onward to the Edge” is the 12th installment in the Symphony of Science series.… Read more »

Our Story in 1 Minute

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Get the song on iTunes: https://itunes.apple.com/us/album/our… // A tapestry of footage tracing the cosmic and biological origins of our species, set to original music. Also on Bandcamp: http://melodysheep.bandcamp.com/track… Inspired by: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=MrqqD_… Video sources: Through The Wormhole with Morgan Freeman Into the Universe with Stephen Hawking Do We Really Need the Moon? BBC How Planet Earth… Read more »

MONSTERS OF THE COSMOS – Symphony of Science

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mp3: http://melodysheep.bandcamp.com Symphony of Science returns! Morgan Freeman and a choir of scientists sing to you about the science and freakiness of black holes. Video sources: NOVA – Mystery of the Milky Way Through The Wormhole: The Riddle of Black Holes Who’s Afraid of a Big Black Hole (BBC) Swallowed by a Black Hole (BBC)… Read more »

How Quantum Biology Might Explain Life’s Biggest Questions | Jim Al-Khalili | TED Talks

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How does a robin know to fly south? The answer might be weirder than you think: Quantum physics may be involved. Jim Al-Khalili rounds up the extremely new, extremely strange world of quantum biology, where something Einstein once called “spooky action at a distance” helps birds navigate, and quantum effects might explain the origin of… Read more »