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2022-05-25: The Evolution of the Modern Milky Way Galaxy

  • 07:58: ... become flat disks - but the TLDW is that giant   gas clouds tend to collapse into thin gas disks, and then produce stars that ...

2022-05-18: What If the Galactic Habitable Zone LIMITS Intelligent Life?

  • 08:01: ... These stars fell towards the center of  the still-collapsing gas cloud like pebbles in a   pond, forming a growing cluster that would ...

2022-01-19: How To Build The Universe in a Computer

  • 09:53: We can see how stars form in multitudes from  collapsing gas clouds, and how planets then coalesce in the disks surrounding those stars.

2021-12-29: How to Find ALIEN Dyson Spheres

  • 05:40: So yeah, we could go flicking through the frequency channels of gas clouds looking for alien TV shows.

2021-07-21: How Magnetism Shapes The Universe

  • 09:53: Magnetic fields generated by collapsing gas clouds help to slow the rotation of those clouds - expel angular momentum.

2018-01-24: The End of the Habitable Zone

  • 01:28: ... when the sun was born, it's initial gravitational collapse from a giant gas cloud was halted as soon as the core became dense enough, dense enough for ...

2017-09-28: Are the Fundamental Constants Changing?

  • 08:26: ... really difficult. Photons from these extremely distant quasars and gas clouds are massively redshifted-- their wavelengths stretched out due to the ...
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