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August 19, 2022

CATEGORY: Show Me the Physics! Video Contest (2014) [back]
TOPIC: What if we could move the sun? | Solar Energy | by Shlomo Yao Dunyo [refresh]
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Shlomo Yao Dunyo wrote on Aug. 5, 2014 @ 20:24 GMT
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A Physicist takes the future of solar energy to a completely different level! He makes an incredible speculation about what humans might be up to 100, 000 years from now.

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Shlomo Dunyo, University of Waterloo
Achim Kempf, University of Waterloo

Video Creator Bio

I'm an aspiring filmmaker who is incredibly passionate about education, specifically higher education and how it's going to evolve over time. I've spent the last few months interviewing students and professors, trying to find out what they're working on. I came across Dr. Achim Kempf's profile. After chatting with him for a few minutes and learning about his work in the field of Mathematical Physics, I was completely blown away.

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Michael muteru wrote on Sep. 13, 2014 @ 12:50 GMT
Hi Dr Achim

Some may find it ridiculous to me its exhilirating i love your concept,in this years essay contest i wrote about it here is the the link-,though it didnt even find any place amongst all the entries.I find your idea too logical to even be ignored.

I have a simple video entry on the geometry of the universe which you can kindly take your time to vote for here- i am vote for you

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Cristinel Stoica wrote on Sep. 20, 2014 @ 19:25 GMT
Hi Achim,

I'm back from Castiglioncello. I am happy to see you again, in this marvelous your video. Your ideas are very amazing, especially to use a neutrino cannon to stimulate the nuclear fusion and transform the sun into a spaceship! Here are the links to my videos, and if you have time, I would appreciate if you will watch and rate them: The puzzle of quantum reality and Can a black hole keep a secret?. And here is my son's. What's your other video?

Best regards,


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