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What If We Detonated an Antimatter Bomb on Earth?

It’s time to live your ultimate supervillain fantasy. Today, you’re going to unleash your masterpiece of mass destruction. An antimatter bomb. What is antimatter? How would you build it? What is particle physics used for? How strong is an antimatter bomb? How much damage would it do to the planet? What will happen to the Universe? And how much damage would it do to your bank account?

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history of the entire world, i guess (cosmology)

history of the entire world, i guess (cosmology)
(Unification of the fundamental forces and baryogenesis in the early universe)
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Knowing God’s thoughts: Einstein’s unfinished dream – Public lecture by Dr. Don Lincoln:

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0:00 Fundamental forces in the early universe
1:33 Baryogenesis and Sakharov conditions

How did everything get started? Has the universe a beginning or was it here since forever? Well, evidence suggests that there was indeed a starting point to this universe we are part of right now. But how can this be? How can something come from nothing? And what about time? We don’t have all the answers yet so let’s talk about what we know.