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The Habitable Zone: Scorched Earth Enigma

This new episode follows explorers (actors from “The Expanse”) into a planetary danger zone in their quest for another Earth. Can their computer (Parry Shen of “General Hospital”)...
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The Habitable Zone: Goldilocks Paradox

Space explorers (actors from "The Expanse") are searching for a new hospitable world, aided by their computer with a Rod Serling complex (Parry Shen of "General Hospital"). This sci-fi...
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The Habitable Zone Unplugged: Goldilocks Paradox the Search for Life (Part IV)

What is the likelihood we may discover an exoplanet that could sustain human life? And are scientists searching for non-human life on other worlds? Find out more about the science behind the search for...
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The Habitable Zone Unplugged: Goldilocks Paradox Characterizing Exoplanets (Part III)

How do we learn so much about what exoplanet are like? Can astronomers today actually detect water on distant worlds? Find out more about the science behind the search for a habitable exoplanet in the...
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The Habitable Zone Unplugged: Goldilocks Paradox Art vs. Science (Part II)

How are real scientific data used to help visualize exoplanets? What decisions do visual artists have to make when depicting an exoplanet? How do exoplanet researchers feel about exoplanet art? Find out...
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The Habitable Zone Unplugged: Goldilocks Paradox Behind the Sci-Fi (Part I)

How can an exoplanet be at the right temperature but still not have liquid water? If we want to find an exoplanet that could host life like us, why does it matter what that planet is made of? Find out...
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Think Tank: A Star Is Born

Where do stars come from? A science expert (Jerrika Hinton) explains by hooking her hapless assistant (Wil Wheaton) up to a Thought Visualizer, a machine that allows anyone to see his thoughts. With Ed...
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Think Tank: When Stars Go Boom

Where did life on Earth come from? The answer lies in the stars, which have lives of their own. Stars are responsible for many of the materials that form us and everything around us… In “Life...
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NOTGLaDOS: Electromagnetic Spectrum the Musical

Are microwaves really just a form of light? What exactly is the electromagnetic spectrum? While our eyes can't see most of this spectrum, except for visible light, we have developed technologies such...
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