Tiny particles from distant galaxies have caused plane accidents, election interference and game glitches. This video is sponsored by Brilliant. The first 200 people to sign up via https://brilliant.org/veritasium get 20% off a yearly subscription.
This video was inspired by the RadioLab Podcast “Bit Flip” https://ve42.co/BF — they’re brilliant science storytellers.
A Huge thanks to Dr Leif Scheick, Calla Cofield and the JPL Media Relations Team.
Thanks to Col Chris Hadfield. Check out his book: https://chrishadfield.ca/books/