Big History

Just dropping you a quick line, dear readers!  Lengthy as internet videos go, but quite short as documentaries go, this TED talk is absolutely amazing, so I encourage you to take some time to watch it.  Maybe go grab a cup of coffee or hot cocoa or apple cider, then come back, hit play, and … Continue reading Big History

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Evolution of the Moon

At this point, we're pretty sure that our Moon, which is an unusually large one in our Solar System, was formed when a Mars-sized body crashed into the Earth about 4.5 billion years ago, during the formation of the Solar System. NASA has made this amazing video to show how our lovely companion went from … Continue reading Evolution of the Moon

Darwin : Biology :: Galileo : Astronomy

Evolution is so incredibly beautiful!  Soak yourself in this video, the Millennium Simulation of dark matter in the relatively local Universe: From the website of the creators: "The movie shows a journey through the simulated universe. On the way, we visit a rich cluster of galaxies and fly around it. During the...movie, we travel a … Continue reading Darwin : Biology :: Galileo : Astronomy