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David Kaplan reports on a potentially exciting new signal at the Large Hadron Collider.
David Kaplan explores the best ways to search for alien life on distant planets.
In this 3-minute video, David Kaplan explores why a simple definition of species is hard to come by.
In this 2-minute video, David Kaplan explains how the search for hidden symmetries leads to discoveries like the Higgs boson.
Explore the deepest mysteries at the frontier of fundamental physics, and the most promising ideas put forth to solve them.
In this 2-minute video, David Kaplan explores the leading theories for the origin of life on our planet.
In this 2-minute video, David Kaplan explores the leading cosmological explanation for the origin of the universe.
Solve this variation of Thomas Kirkman’s famous 1850 puzzle by arranging girls in walking groups. And think fast — the clock is ticking.
David Kaplan explores one of the biggest mysteries in physics: the apparent contradiction between general relativity and quantum mechanics.