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By Paul M. Sutter on November 5, 2019 in
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How did String Theory get started? What has made the idea so popular over the decades?

By Paul M. Sutter on October 15, 2019 in
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How did chemists save astronomy? What’s so important about the spectrum, and how are they made? How can we tell what things in space are made out of?

By Paul M. Sutter on October 1, 2019 in
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Why is infrared astronomy so hard? How do we fit giant telescopes into tiny rockets? What will the James Webb uncover?

By Paul M. Sutter on September 17, 2019 in
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Where does the quantum world begin? Why do we have a hard time fundamentally understanding quantum systems? What connects quantum and classical physics?

By Paul M. Sutter on September 3, 2019 in
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What’s it like to fall into a black hole (again)? What does the outside universe look like?

By Paul M. Sutter on August 20, 2019 in
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What is chaos theory? How can something be both deterministic and unpredictable?

By Paul M. Sutter on August 6, 2019 in
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How do cracks appear in spacetime? What does it have to do with symmetry?

By Paul M. Sutter on July 16, 2019 in
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Why is it so hard to predict solar eclipses? How did Newton and Halley team up to solve it? What have we learned from solar eclipses since then?