Seeing a Black Hole with a Planet-Sized Telescope | STELLAR

Thank you to Draper and its Hack the Moon initiative for supporting PBS Digital Studios.Imagine for a moment that I’m a beam of light far outside the visible range, travelingfrom a star in a distant part of the universe.If you want to see where I came from, you’ll need two things: a series of radio…

Is This Why We Haven’t Found Alien Civilizations? | STELLAR

Thank you to Draper and its Hack The Moon initiative for supporting PBS Digital Studios.People have always dreamed of ways to be closer to the stars.That’s what brought us here to Mauna Kea in Hawaii.From this spot, we can stand nearer to the sky, and see farther and clearer than almostanywhere else on Earthto wonder…

Money Is A Technological Fiction (The Invention of $$$)

Hey smart people, Joe here.How much money to do you have?Don’t worry, this isn’t a patreon thing… (but we’re on Patreon now)Anyway, seriously…count your gold.…or your silver, or your Benjamins, or maybe even your rai stones if we have any fans fromthe Pacific island of Yap.How much ya got?There’s a lot of ways to store…

Money Is A Technological Fiction (The Invention of $$$)

Hey smart people, Joe here.How much money to do you have?Don’t worry, this isn’t a patreon thing… (but we’re on Patreon now)Anyway, seriously…count your gold.…or your silver, or your Benjamins, or maybe even your rai stones if we have any fans fromthe Pacific island of Yap.How much ya got?There’s a lot of ways to store…