The Most Dangerous Stuff in the Universe - Strange Stars Explained

  • Published on: 14 April 2019
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    Inside neutron stars we can find the weirdest and most dangerous substance in the universe: Strange matter. What is strange matter, how dangerous is it and what can it tell us about the origin of the universe?

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  • Strange Stars Quark Stars Neutron Stars Black Hole Strange Matter Strange Quarks Strangelet Dark Matter Big Bang Universe Space Solarsystem Supernova Star Sun Elektron Proton Neutron Gravity Quark Quarks Atoms Atom Nucleus Gluon Up Quark Down Quark Deconfinement Core Quark Matter Dense Density Galaxy


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  • AJC11 Gaming
    AJC11 Gaming   15 minuts ago

    After watching this video I went and did a bit of research and I found out something about strange matter. Strangelets, over time, will decay to their ground state and become positively charged, and if it's charge is positive the conversion will not happen. This is because all atomic nuclei have a positive charge, so a strangelet would be electrostaticly repelled and never make direct contact with the nuclei, which is required for the conversion to start. (Also electrons are not affected because they are leptons and can not decay into quarks.)

  • whoa17!
    whoa17!   6 hours ago

    “Neutron stars are the densest things that are not black holes.”Anime Protagonist: Are you sure about that?

  • Huấn Luyện Viên Royale

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  • Tripwire Gamer
    Tripwire Gamer   17 hours ago

    i pressed the right arrow at just the right times to create this sentence"In their cores we might find the most dangerous substance in existence and teachers."

  • KeanuBodypillo g
    KeanuBodypillo g   18 hours ago

    This sounds like a shitty science fiction. Strange Matter is such a bad name

  • minion
    minion   1 days ago

    Now I fight I want see is dark matter vs strange vs anti matter

  • Yamin Danial
    Yamin Danial   1 days ago

    Visit NASA...Says the word "strangelets...."Witness all the scientist and security staff running around in fear and arming themselves

  • Chris M
    Chris M   1 days ago

    Just when you thought the universe couldn’t get anymore dangerous...

  • al ex
    al ex   1 days ago

    At this point you can become a fucking genius with youtube

  • Samuel Vann
    Samuel Vann   1 days ago

    Everything would be strange matter by now

  • The Therran Native
    The Therran Native   1 days ago

    How in the world do scientists know what's at the center of a neutron star? We haven't even reached another normal star yet. Can you tell all of this just by looking?

  • Alexander Quilty
    Alexander Quilty   2 days ago

    Every few years as a engineer/physicist I come back and watch these videos and my understanding is always greater and greater after the video. Love you guys making these videos! 😁

  • Gavan Borgias
    Gavan Borgias   2 days ago

    7:16 is a the sound of a Kea, the alpine parrot from New Zealand!

  • Sherif 65
    Sherif 65   2 days ago

    Pls make a video about Quasars

  • Christobanistan
    Christobanistan   2 days ago

    So wouldn't a star converted to strange matter become a black hole? If the conversion wasn't fast, might it go nova?

  • Arfan Hassan Khan
    Arfan Hassan Khan   2 days ago

    le whatever the hell scientists find in space::kurzegast: it can teach how the universe began

  • noreworks
    noreworks   2 days ago

    confirmed: strange matter is lcl inside the entry plug

  • Michael Rivera
    Michael Rivera   2 days ago

    So much BS scientist just making things up as they go

  • machbauer132
    machbauer132   2 days ago

    Till today has ever been observed a star being transformed out of a sudden?

  • Sedition Society
    Sedition Society   2 days ago

    Rick uses strange matter in his portal gun to bend reality into inter-dimensional portals. That's why his portal gun juice is green

  • Gavin Burns
    Gavin Burns   2 days ago

    LOL. The most dangerous substance in the Universe. Then a graphic of 2 birds as scientists in a lab with the thing in a containment jar. A thing that could destroy all of planet Earth. Scientists have zero responsibility and cant be trusted with these kinds of dangerous technology. People are right to fear CERN and such, if there was any serious danger, do you think the scientists would care? Really good example of why people turn away from science and embrace Flat Earth.

  • Shubhankar Singh
    Shubhankar Singh   2 days ago

    If strange matter is so stable then why does is decay away quickly??