January 23, 2012
Take a facts-based journey through the universe with the Astronomy Cast. This episode explores the impact our moons, Sun and placement in the Milky Way have on our planet and the evolution of life on our planet. But what if things were different? What would be the implications?
January 5, 2012
If you want to see one of the strangest places in the Solar System, look no further than Io, Jupiter’s inner Galilean moon. The immense tidal forces from Jupiter keep the moon hotter than hot, with huge volcanoes blasting lava hundreds of kilometres into space.
December 19, 2011
Every morning we wake up and regain consciousness — that is a marvelous fact — but what exactly is it that we regain? Neuroscientist Antonio Damasio uses this simple question to give us a glimpse into how our brains create our sense of self.