Dug Campbell

Dyson Sphere and Kurzgesagt

Love this recent video from the ‘Kurzgesagt – In A Nutshell’.

It’s such a powerful way to help people learn – in this case, about how to build a hypothetical megastructure called a Dyson Sphere that completely encompasses a star and captures a large percentage of its power output.

So it’s a thought experiment that makes you think. I think that’s the definition of success.

What’s more, it’s building awareness forĀ Brilliant, a website is focused on developing mathematical and scientific thinking for students, professionals and hobbyists around the world. Definitely worth checking out.