The Hubble telescope has helped discover over 4100 exoplanets in recent years, some of those being categorized as “Super Earths”. But what exactly does...
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The world’s top thinkers in science, astronomy, technology, academia and futurism ponder your most popular “What If” questions.
Join hosts Peter Schmiedchen and Richard Garner as they take a deeper dive into your favorite What If videos with some of the foremost thought leaders on the planet on “What If Discussed”
Have you ever wondered what it might be like to have lived like a Pharaoh? Walked like an Egyptian? Reached the top of the Pyramid? Ancient Egypt continues to be one of...
We all know we depend on the Sun, but how much? And what happens to us if the Sun goes down…on us?! Join Peter and Richard and science communicator and self...
What if we lived in space? Could we build a Bernal Sphere, an O’Neill Cylinder or a Stanford Torus?
Does size really matter when it comes to our brains? Does a bigger brain mean a smarter person?
Do you ever feel like you’re being watched… by aliens? The “Zoo Hypothesis” as it is known in science circles speculates that some form of...
Mark Twain once said…Well, Mark Twain said a lot of things but in this particular context, his “it’s difficult to make predictions, particularly about...
There’s perhaps no bigger “What If” that will ever be asked. As long as we have been able to look up at the stars and understand the vastness of space...
“What Is Real?” Many remember the now famous quote from Lawrence Fishburne’s character “Morpheus” in the smash hit phenomenon “The...
What has most recently became known in some circles as “Thanos Theory”, many people have wondered, especially in times of serious concerns about climate...
One of the most popular “What If” videos with over 75 million views, “What If you fell into a pool of liquid nitrogen takes us through the fascinating...
Peter Schmiedchen is the voice of What If. He also Head of our video team. Having voiced and managed over 500 videos, Peter was involved in the creation of every What If episode. His experience, everlasting curiosity and entertaining personality make him the perfect host of our podcast.
Richard Garner has produced, directed and hosted television and radio shows in a variety of genres on multiple platforms. He has always asked questions, been naturally curious about everything from the biggest existential questions to how peanut butter is made.
Teddy Wilson is a factual & entertainment television host and producer. He is a three-time Canadian Screen Award nominee and a Gemini Award winner. Teddy is currently the host of Discovery Canada’s hit series Mighty Trains, traveling the world to highlight the engineering and people behind the most incredible rail journeys on earth.
Hosts: Richard Garner, Teddy Wilson, Peter Schmiedchen
Executive producer: Steve Hulford
Supervising producer: Richard Garner
Producers: Ira Haberman and Stephen Henrik
Technical producers: Adam Karch, Antosia Fiedur and Demid Tumanov
Channel supervisor: Raphael Faeh
Social media: Saida Mirzalimova
Artwork: Alex Griffith
Research: Jay Moon
Trailer: Evan Yue
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