How obsessive artists colorize old photos
Articles Blog

How obsessive artists colorize old photos

You might have seen some of these colorized photos on the internet. Mark Twain, Amelia Earhart, a young Charlie Chaplin. It’s incredible how normal these people look because they’re no longer in black and white. Like they’re someone you could […]

How Entropy Powers The Earth (Big Picture Ep. 4/5)
Articles Blog

How Entropy Powers The Earth (Big Picture Ep. 4/5)

The earth receives about 90 petajoules of energy from the sun every second. That’s a lot – enough to satisfy all human energy needs thousands of times over. However, the earth also radiates an equal amount of energy back into […]

Do Cause and Effect Really Exist? (Big Picture Ep. 2/5)
Articles Blog

Do Cause and Effect Really Exist? (Big Picture Ep. 2/5)

The idea that certain things, events or people can “cause” other things to happen plays a huge role in human life. We constantly desire to know “why” things happen, in science, love, sports, philosophy, and so on. But because the […]

First Image of a Black Hole!
Articles Blog

First Image of a Black Hole!

This is the first-ever image of a black hole released by the Event Horizon Telescope collaboration on April 10th 2019 It shows plasma orbiting the supermassive black hole at the center of the galaxy M87. The bright region shows where […]

Vectors and 2D Motion: Crash Course Physics #4
Articles Blog

Vectors and 2D Motion: Crash Course Physics #4

So far, we’ve spent a lot of time predicting movement: where things are, where they’re going, and how quickly they’re gonna get there. But there’s something missing — something that has a lot to do with Harry Styles. And today, […]

Spinning Black Holes
Articles Blog

Spinning Black Holes

On November 22, 2014 a burst of x-rays was detected by ASASSN that’s the All Sky Automated Survey for Super Novae but this was no supernova the signal came from the center of a galaxy around 290 million light-years away […]