Neil deGrasse Tyson: Faster than the Speed of Light

by Jay, 6 years ago
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Could the Big Bang have been the result of something traveling faster than the speed of light? In answering Jeff Sloan's Cosmic Query, astrophysicist Neil deGrasse Tyson and comic co-host Chuck Nice discuss Cherenkov radiation, sonic booms and light booms, and why a diamond sparkles. Find out how we can conduct faster-than-light experiments if it's impossible to travel faster than the speed of light in this "Behind the Scenes" StarTalk Video. Shot during the recording of Cosmic Queries: Time-Keeping, which you can listen to here: If you love StarTalk Radio, don't miss out on any StarTalk news. Sign up for our free newsletter: Catch up with StarTalk Radio around the web: iTunes - SoundCloud - Stitcher - Twitter -!/StarTalkRadio Facebook - Google+ - Pinterest -