Jared Kaplan, an associate professor at Hopkins, created a three-part video series about theoretical physics that was recently published by Scientific American. Kaplan collaborated with Emily Driscoll, a documentary producer and director, to produce these videos.
The two worked to make this series because they wanted to explain challenging physics topics in an accessible way. Kaplan describes the first video in the series “Does the Universe have to be this way? What if it wasn’t? as an interesting way to wonder why the laws of physics are the way that they are in our universe.
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