physics

Episode 36 - Super Continents, Tiny Black Holes, and Water Older than the Sun

For this week's Ask Science Mike, we address the following questions: Were there supercontinents before Pangea? Will the Earth go dark for 15 days this November? Is the water on Earth older than the sun? Could the Large Hadron Collider create a black hole?

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Were there supercontinents before Pangea?

A History of Supercontinents

The Rocks Don’t Lie

Will the Earth go dark for 15 days this November?

Snopes on 15 Days of Darkness

Is the water on Earth older than the sun?

Astronomy.com on Earth’s Water

Could the Large Hadron Collider create a black hole?

LHC Safety

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Episode 10 - Sanctification, Miracles, and the Science of Why Jesus Told Stories

For this week's Ask Science Mike, we address the following questions: What’s your take on miracles? What’s the science behind storytelling and why did Jesus use storytelling in his teachings? Does modern cosmology and the Theory of Everything prove God exists? What are your thoughts on the process of sanctification?

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Here are some resources on each answer if you'd like to dig deeper.

Q1: What’s your take on miracles? How do we know the laws of physics are binding in the future?

Why light speed is a constant.

Q2: What’s the science behind storytelling? Why did Jesus use storytelling in his teachings?

The Storytelling Animal: How Stories Make Us Human, Jonathan Gottschall

Q3: Does modern cosmology and the Theory of Everything prove God exists?

The God of Physics, mikemchargue.com

For the Doubters, gungormusic.com

Q4: What are your thoughts on the process of sanctification?

What is sanctification?

Three Views on Sanctification.

Ask Science Mike is produced by Gregg Nordin.

The Ask Science Mike theme song was written, performed, and recorded by Jeb Bodiford.  If you need original podcast music, he's your guy.

You've got questions, he's got answers.
Even though we may not understand he'll talk anyway.
You've got problems, he won't solve them,
But he'll talk and talk and talk until he's blue in the face.
Science, faith, and life - Ask Science Mike.