Order and Disorder: Information — A Science Documentary by Jim Al-Khalili

rofessor Jim Al-Khalili investigates one of the most important concepts in the world today – information. He discovers how we harnessed the power of symbols, everything from the first alphabet and the electric telegraph through to the modern digital age. But on this journey he learns that information is not just about human communication, it…

Video: Astronomers have begun one of the most far-reaching efforts to study the cosmos: Seeing the Beginning of Time 4k

SpaceRip hosts its full collection of 4k content on: https://www.magellantv.com/genres/space. Also on Roku, Fire TV, iOS, Android… allows you to cast from mobile to connected TVs. Astronomers have begun one of the most far-reaching efforts to study the cosmos. They are forging giant new telescopes, while marshaling vast computational power. These technologies are part of…

Total Solar Eclipse 2017 Science Briefing From Nasa — Watch Videos

Published on 21 Jun 2017 During a June 21 media briefing from the Newseum in Washington, representatives from NASA, other federal agencies, and science organizations discussed the opportunity for scientific study offered by the total solar eclipse that will cross the U.S. on August 21. Over the course of 100 minutes, 14 states across the…

Proof that Pakistan has incredible talent: Students wins in National Science Fair are to participate at International Science & Engineering Fair in Phoenix, Arizona

(…) This year, 254 young scientists showcased over 100 projects from all across Pakistan at the National Science Fair held in Lahore at COMSATS Institute of Information Technology. These projects were assessed by a panel of renowned judges with winners selected to represent Pakistan at Intel ISEF 2016 to be held in Phoenix, Arizona, in…

Listen to Ismaili Astrophysicist, Arif Babul, in New BBC Episode “The Core: A Journey to the Centre of the Earth” — Simerg com

Arif Babul World renowned Ismaili astrophysicist, Dr. Arif Babul of the University of Victoria in British Columbia, Canada, was recently invited to participate for the BBC’s flagship discussion program, The Forum, which brings together three leading figures and thinkers to talk on specific themes. The episode in which Professor Babul participated focused on The Core:…

University of Central Asia (UCA) Summer Camp hosted Science Day

The halls of the Sinegorie Pansionat resort on the shores of Lake Issyk-Kul in Kyrgyzstan were recently transformed into a science laboratory when the University of Central Asia (UCA) Summer Camp hosted Science Day. Led by an international and Central Asian team of teachers and counsellors, the Camp’s 76 Grade 10 students from Tajikistan, Kyrgyzstan…

The EGIS project enables girls to handle the challenges of everyday life using scientific problem-solving skills — Aga Khan Academies

Educating Girls in Science Passion and collaboration filled the Academy’s multipurpose hall as girls from across the Coastal Kenyan region prepared for the presentation of their science project proposals. The girls’ engagement with scientific content before this had been minimal – now, they were about to present on the practical application of scientific principles in…

Video: Secrets of the Sun / Nova HD 1080p

It contains 99.9 percent of all the matter in our solar system and sheds hot plasma at nearly a million miles an hour. The temperature at its core is a staggering 27 million degrees Fahrenheit. It convulses, it blazes, it sings. You know it as the sun. Scientists know it as one of the most…

Video on “Black Hole” – Monster of the Milky Way HD

Source. Sajamafura· ***** Black hole — From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia Simulated view of a black hole (center) in front of the Large Magellanic Cloud. Note the gravitational lensing effect, which produces two enlarged but highly distorted views of the Cloud. Across the top, the Milky Way disk appears distorted into an arc. For other…

Another ‘Grand Canyon’ Discovered Beneath Greenland’s Ice — NPR Org

A little chilly for camping: Ice-penetrating radar revealed a mega-canyon below the Greenland ice sheet, extending for more than 460 miles. Courtesy of J. Bamber/University of Bristol A major feature of the Earth has escaped notice — until now. Scientists Thursday that they’ve discovered a vast canyon, twice as long as the Grand Canyon. It…