Published: October 6, 2020
Total Running Time: 00:01:39;17
Dig into deep time and glimpse geologic processes that form our planet and its habitable conditions. From the Big Bang onward, elements and atoms have been colliding, combining, transforming, and deteriorating, resulting in our current snapshot of the universe. In this program, explore evidence that reveals the story of this formation and clues to its inevitable disintegration.
This month’s After Dark Online is a get-together to fall apart. As autumn sets in, trees become bare, and the northern hemisphere begins to chill, we’re exploring processes of decay, entropy, and how things come apart, making way for revisions and new arrangements.
This event features: Odd Salon: DECAY—An Exploratorium residency In October, we're pleased to partner with Odd Salon for stories of entropy told through the annals of science, history, art, and adventure.