Bio: Daniel is the founder of You Can Science, and also the producer of a science podcast called Uncertainty Principle, which this website hosts. He is currently an undergrad studying physics, and hopes to go on to obtain a PhD in physics or cosmology. He is also an artist by hobby, enjoys looking at the stars, and drinking copious amounts of coffee. He currently resides in Saint Paul, MN.

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Watch: “Astrophe” – The Feeling of Being Stuck on Earth

December 12, 2016 • The Dictionary of Obscure Sorrows is a Youtube channel that coins...


Sci-Fi Friday: The Looking Planet by Eric Law Anderson

September 9, 2016 • Imagine if our universe, and our solar system were created by...

Our universities fail the nation if they continue to graduate students with expertise in biochemistry, mathematics or history without teaching them to think about what problems are important and why.

• Heather Wilson •


Chase Past Tornadoes with the Tornado History Project

June 10, 2016 • The spring and summer months mark the height of tornado activity in...

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Science Fiction Friday: Code 8

April 15, 2016 • Code 8 is a short film not of the type that is typically posted on...


Science Fiction Friday: Consumed by Andreas Wannerstedt

March 18, 2016 • onsumed is a computer animated short film by Andreas...

A man who dares to waste one hour of time has not discovered the value of life.

• Charles Darwin •


No. A response to Lizzie Wade’s “In Defense of Flat Earthers”

March 13, 2016 • enjoy, to some masochistic degree, looking into pseudo-scientific...


Start Doing Astronomy with Stellarium

February 7, 2016 • ne of the biggest issues with map-making that persists to this day is translating spherical...

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The World of the Invisible; from Uncertainty Principle the Podcast

February 1, 2016 • Be sure to follow Uncertainty Principle on Soundcloud at...


January 14, 2016 • Watch: Ten Dimensions Explained

If a man’s wit be wandering, let him study the mathematics.

• Francis Bacon •

Screen Shot 2015-11-27 at 5.28.04 PM Why you should buy used

November 27, 2015 • Thriftbooks is one of those things that sound, initially, too good to...