The Universe

Science, the final frontier, with astrophysics, neuroscience, computer science, mathematics and more speculation than on morning television, with fledgling computer scientist host Sam Ebertz and Ryan Rampersad.

Using Bare Eyes

Episode #11

Sam Ebertz and Ryan Rampersad discuss Halo 4's E3 trailer, the know-it-all syndrome, why it sucks to see something technically wrong in a movie, lost lights in Detroit, the rare Venus crossing, a black home falling out of its galaxy, Iron Man 3 screenshots, and more!

Low Chance of Mutiny

Episode #10

Sam Ebertz and Ryan Rampersad discuss Sam's travel plans for the summer - world traveler, along with towel day, the SpaceX launch and docking, a pointless Bell clone, job openings, creepy nuclear photos, organic rocks on Mars, a supernova where you may not expect, fantastical music and more!

A New Era

Episode #9

Sam Ebertz returns to The Universe with Ryan Rampersad to discuss the SpaceX launch, an impending solar eclipse event, science fiction books galore, more black hole news that you could ever want, pop scientists' role in understanding, new free university courses and more!

By Accident In The Name Of Science

Episode #8

Sam Ebertz, Ryan Rampersad and guest Matthew Petschl discuss Sam's final project in scheme, our favorite AES alternative, dinosaur eggs, potential energy recovery through nanotech, bomb sizes, disappearing sharks, shuttle Discovery's final flight, Planetary Resources introduction of the real space age and more!

Quantum Pop

Episode #7

Mr. Universe, Sam Ebertz, returns with Ryan Rampersad to honor Yuri's night and mankind's future, stars spewing everywhere, a super special spectrometer, a bunch of books, a better source for random data, rants reaching the multiverse, dark matter in your body, an introduction into Looper and more!

How Much Would You Pay For The Universe?

Episode #6

Sam Ebertz and Ryan Rampersad discuss the new Angry Birds and our addiction, the Hunger Games, springbreak, an entrapped NASA-spy, robotic jellyfish, Einstein's collection, Neil deGrasse Tyson's video on NASA, and more on The Universe.

An Organ Builder

Episode #5

Sam Ebertz and Ryan Rampersad talk about NASA news, a dark matter blob far far away, the Elegant Penguin you have been waiting for, a new video from the hacked NASA, a special video that is a call to action for spacial reinvigoration, and more on The Universe!

Who Would Cut Off Their Arm?

Episode #4

Sam and Ryan talk about fierece winds from a black hole, the new source of buckyballs and their purpose, the interesting Euclidean algorithm and they have a fantastic debate about units, consistency and rightness.

Science for Americans

Episode #3

With life supporting metals, Sam, Ryan and Matthew lament more sad NASA news, discuss new breakthroughs in DNA robotics and hypernucleus discoveries, variable ice melting, exo-planets, Drake's equation and more!

Competition We’re Afraid Of

Episode #2

This week Sam Ebertz and Ryan Rampersad return a few days late to discuss WolframAlpha Pro, the Milky Way's size and the future of beautiful space pictures, NASA's need for a taxi, budget cuts and a moon landing by a presidential prospective, the infamously unsolved P=NP problem, all that and more, on The Universe.