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Channel: Cool Worlds
Categories: Astronomy   |   Science  
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How fast are you moving? Remarkably you are moving, by some definitions, around a million miles per hour. But, why don't we feel this motion? Is this speed useful in some way? And what does the question of speed really even mean? Join us today as Cool Worlds explores our motion through space. Written and presented by Prof David Kipping.

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Music licensed by (SS) [], or via Creative Commons (CC) Attribution License (, or with permission from the artist
Joachim Heinrich - Y
Falls - Life in Binary
The Europa Protoharmonic Symphony Orchestra - Our Guests Have Arrived
Atlas - Waking Up
Holiday On The Moon - Everything That Matters
Indive - Ion
Chris Zabriskie - Music From Neptune Flux 10
Chris Zabriskie - Music From Neptune Flux 4
Chris Zabriskie - Cylinder 7

::Video clips::
A Flight Through the Universe by Berkeley Lab/SDSS
Kuba Jurkowski
Aryeh Nirenberg @art_only
BlueTurn with NASA/DSCOVR
Discovery News - How Fast Are You Moving
BBC Wonders of the Universe
Pole Position Motorsport
Bon Iver - Holocene (NE Direction)
Earth orbit animation by Brad Freese
The Expanse - Amazon Studios
Juno slingshot by NASA/JPL/SwRI
Voyager animation by NASA/JPL
Zoom-out from Earth by ESO/ Calcada
Helical orbits by Thord Christoffersson, djsadu and Rhys Taylor
Galactic orbit by American Museum of National History
Galactic orbit animation by ESA
Milkromeda collision by NASA/ESA/F. Summers/ G. Besla/ R. van der Marel
Planck telescope animation by ESA
Reionization animation by CITA/R. Kaehler/M. Alvarez/T. Abel
Expanding universe animation by M. Kornmesser/L. Calcada/NASA/ESA/Hubble
Milky Way animation by ESA/Hubble/M. Kornmesser/L. L. Christensen

::Film clips used::
Agora (2009) - Newmarket Films
Interstellar (2014) - Paramount Pictures
Inception (2010) - Warner Bros. Pictures
First Man (2018) - Universal Pictures
Drive (2011) - FilmDistrict
Baby Driver (2017) - Sony Pictures Releasing
Man of Steel (2013) - Warner Bros. Pictures
Star Wars: The Last Jedi (2017) - Walt Disney Studio Motion Pictures
Star Wars: The Rise of SkyWalker (2019) - Walt Disney Studio Motion Pictures
The Assassination of Jesse James by the Coward Robert Ford (2007) - Warners Bros. Pictures
Avatar (2009) - 20th Century Fox
The Commuter (2018) - Lionsgate

0:00 Prologue
0:42 Perception
6:26 Terrestrial
10:54 Extra-Terrestrial
15:33 Extra-Solar
19:40 Extra-Galactic
25:11 Credits

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