Episode 536

Q&A 91: Are Space Telescopes A Waste Of Money? And More...


July 9th, 2019

13 mins 5 secs

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About this Episode

In this week's QA, I answer why space telescopes aren't a waste of taxpayer resources, if ground-based space telescopes will become obsolete, and whether it makes sense to crash phobos into Mars.

00:18 Waste of taxpayer money?
02:14 Will ground-based telescopes become obsolete?
03:50 Crash Phobos into Mars
04:56 Should NASA collaborate with China?
05:45 Entanglement to communicate faster than light?
08:09 Crop circles
08:36 Problem with wearing a weight suit in zero gravity
09:55 Methane rocket emissions
10:57 Why does Titan have an atmosphere?
11:51 Harvest energy from neutrinos

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