Tuesday, March 16, 2010
Physics means getting physical if you’re tackling the biggest, most mysterious questions in the universe. Stoic scientists endure the driest, darkest, coldest spots on the planet to find out how it all began and why there’s something rather than nothing. From the bottom of an old iron mine to the top of the Andes, we’ll hear their stories.
Plus, Steven Weinberg on this weird stuff called dark energy, and Leonard Susskind sees double, no, triple, no, …infinite universes.
Listen to individual segments here:
Part 1 - Anil Ananthaswamy (part 1)
Part 2 - André de Gouvêa
Part 3 - Steven Weinberg
Part 4 - Bottled Dark Energy
Part 5 - Anil Ananthaswamy (part 2)
Part 6 - Anil Ananthaswamy (part 3)
Part 7 - Leonard Susskind