Thanks to Google Making and Science for supporting this series, and to Sean Carroll for collaborating on it! His book can be found here: http://www.penguinrandomhouse.com/books/316646/the-big-picture-by-sean-carroll/
Playlist of the full video series: https://www.youtube.com/playlist?list=PLoaVOjvkzQtyZF-2VpJrxPz7bxK_p1Dd2
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AMAZING Interactive Entropy explainer by Aatish Bhatia: http://aatishb.github.io/entropy/
This video is about why entropy gives rise to the arrow of time, and also how the initial low-entropy condition of the universe is responsible for the fact that we experience time right now, and how ultimately it will lead to the high-entropy heat death of the universe.
REFERENCES & ADDITIONAL INFORMATION
David Wallace on entropy of gravitating systems:
Sean Carroll: The Big Picture
(more great articles about entropy, etc on his blog http://preposterousuniverse.com)
Julian Barbour et al on entropic time simulation: https://www.sciencenews.org/article/arrow-time
Music by Nathaniel Schroeder, http://www.soundcloud.com/drschroeder
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