Today on Discovery Enterprise we present the second episode of the second season of Dr. Michio Kaku’s renowned and highly acclaimed documentary series “Sci Fi Science” and explore the exciting possibility of creating a galactic civilization.
In this exciting episode of Sci Fi Science, Dr. Michio Kaku comes up with some very intriguing plans for expanding humanity’s presence throughout the Milky Way Galaxy.
Sci-Fi Science Physics of the Impossible -Galactic Colonization
Today on Discovery Enterprise we present the first second season episode of Dr. Michio Kaku’s Sci Fi Science and explore the exciting possibility of Terraforming the planet Mars.
In this first instalment of the second season of Sci Fi Science, Dr. Michio Kaku comes up with plans for the construction of Earth 2.0 (a second Earth) through the process of terraforming.
Terraforming (literally, “Earth-forming”) of a planet, moon, or other body is the hypothetical process of deliberately modifying its atmosphere, temperature, surface topography or ecology to be similar to those of Earth to make it habitable by humans an other terrestrial organisms.
Sci-Fi Science: Physics of the Impossible – Earth 2.0
Published August 24, 2010
Albert Einstein , Alex Michael Bonnici , Dr. Michio Kaku , General Relativity , Physics of the Impossible , Ronald L. Mallett , Sci Fi Science , Science Fiction , Special Relativity , Time Travel
Time travel has been the staple of science fiction novels, television programs and major motion ever since H.G. Wells first penned his classic prototypical scientific romance “The Time Machine” in 1895.
However, when time travel appears in Sci-Fi there is usually very little description of how the time machine actually works or the science underlying the principles of its operation. In reality there is a scientific basis to the notion of voyaging through time and it is firmly rooted in the physics of both special and general relativity as revealed by Albert Einstein in the miracle year of 1905 and during the war torn year of 1915.
In pervious postings in Discovery Enterprise we have presented the work of American physicist Ron Mallet and others who have been inspired by Einstein’s work to look at the possibility of time travel as a serious proposition.
Einstein revealed to us that the space-time continuum, in which our universe is embedded, is malleable and that both space and time may be interchangeable physical structures.
In today’s instalment of the acclaimed documentary series “Sci Fi Science” host Dr. Michio Kaku, a theoretical physicist by profession and Sci Fi fan at heart, looks at the possibility of taking the seemingly impossible physics of time travel out of the realm of science fiction and into dominion of scientific and technological reality.
Sci Fi Science How to Travel Through Time
Will such futuristic technologies as depicted in our favourite science fiction television shows ever become a real possibility?
Today on Discovery Enterprise we join physicist Michio Kaku as he designs and unveils his plan for a way to explore the universe in style.
The key to its design is that staple of any great space adventure series – the warp drive. As any Star Trek fan knows the warp drive is the common name for various types of faster-than-light spacecraft propulsion systems, both fictional and hypothetical.
Will true Sci Fi fans be pleased with what Dr. Michio Kaku comes up with?
Sci Fi Science – How to Explore the Universe
Published July 8, 2010
Alex Michael Bonnici , Alien Invasion , Astrobiology , Dan Aykroyd , David Brin , Dr. Michio Kaku , Larry King , Seth Shostak , SETI , Stephen Hawking
Are Aliens a Threat? Could space aliens be out to get us? Stephen Hawking thinks so and he tells Larry and YOU why! And, what he thinks an alien would look like! If extraterrestrials could be a danger to us, as Hawking suggests, should we stop trying to contact them? Dan Aykroyd and others. debate!
View the entire Broadcast that appeared recently on Larry King Live on April 30. 2010. And, please express your views in our forums section.
Larry King Live: Are Aliens a threat?
Today on Discovery Enterprise we present the third episode of Michio Kaku’s magnificent documentary series “Visions of the Future”. Today we enter the realm of the Quantum Revolution with its promise of many technological to come.
The Quantum Revolution could turn many of the ideas of science fiction into science fact – from meta-materials with mind-boggling properties like invisibility through limitless quantum energy. And, room temperature superconductors to Arthur C Clarke’s space elevator. Some scientists even forecast that in the latter half of the century everybody will have a personal fabricator that re-arranges molecules to produce everything from almost anything similar in many ways to the replicator seen in Star Trek known as a Nanoforge.
Michio Kaku’s Visions of The Future – The Quantum Revolution
Today on Discovery Enterprise we present the second episode of Michio Kaku’s Visions of the Future. In today’s installment we enter the brave new world of the biomolecular revolution.
Since this program first aired scientists under the leadership of J. Craig Venter, have succeeded in creating the first self-replicating synthetic life form. We are living on the cusp of a fantastic revolution that promises a future of unprecedented health and longevity: DNA screening could prevent many diseases, gene therapy could cure them and, thanks to lab-grown organs, the human body could be repaired as easily as a car, with spare parts readily available. Ultimately, the ageing process itself could be slowed down or even halted.
Michio Kaku’s Visions of The Future – The Bimolecular Revolution