A rare galaxy that's challenging our understanding of the universe | Burçin Mutlu-Pakdil

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Winistan : This talk should have been longer

Sara : "Seeking knowledge is an obligation upon every Muslim”- Prophet Muhammad(SAW)

nass c la classe : she discovred a freaking rare galaxy and named it with her name and hater are here butt hurted trying to insult her what an amazing life u haters have :)

Massive Branflake : Her enthusiasm and passion makes me smile inside. I bet she’s a lovely person to talk to

Tua Fatima : It's been a dream of mine that one day a hijabi women will deliver a ted talk on scientific research instead of fashion and dress stuff...

dark day : Looks like Americans are, as usual, totally clueless. The Islamic world's contributions to astronomy are incalculable. "Azimuth" and "nadir" are Arabic words. If you aren't a total imbecile, that fact alone should put things in perspective.

And then I fired And I missed : Comment section full of basement dwelling nacho eating fatasses who have done absolutely nothing with their life except falling from their chair and pissing themselves and hating on someone spreading knowledge just because she is a female muslim scientist? Tells you a lot about what they've achieved in their life.

Friends r like family : 2 minute silence for the racist in the comment section 🙏

Diss Dude : I just came here to see all the hate comments, wasn’t disappointed Also she seems very passionate about this discovery, god bless her

Vikram Srinivasan : She is energetic beautiful youthful and above all exploring. It's the unknown so the learning never ends. I am little surprised as to why science always believes in Visual observation. Couldn't there be things beyond eyesight?

Hel Trom : 90% of the people talk about ''she discovers a new type of galaxy, yet thinks that the creator will be pissed off by exposing her hair'' like, in the first place why do u care ? Lol, she has a religion, she believes in it, and that's all, just enjoy the damn video guys :/

Sam Geurdi : This comment section is a toxic waste dump

SHIVAM INDORE : the moment i saw the video .. i was damn sure about the nature of comments

MetaSteve777 : Respect to the people who only came to view and commented about the topic at hand...……………………………………………………………………………………………………….

Lord Touch-me : what a sad comment section :/

Gonzalez Aramburu : So sad that many people in the comments are talking about the way shes wearing and not pay attenttion to her talking

Hassan A. Mohammad : The only people who i afraid of her from is the majority of Muslim themselves. Those will call her a blasphemous just because she is an educated cultured woman. I'm a Muslim Man and really respect this woman cuz she is an inspiration to all the Tolerantly Muslims . God bless her.

D. Wilson : A bright, educated and highly talented female scientist from a community where women are regularly marginalized and subjugated.. So she is taking the open stage, speaking in public, might makes some douchebags and control freaks to freak out.. Go girl.. carry on spreading knowledge.. God bless..

SCV : "Oh, you have a street named after you? That's cute, I have a whole galaxy named after me!"

Ismail Topa : Studying and discovering new horizons of the universe. Still believe the creator of said universe will get pissed of her hair is exposed

Omar R : interesting video ,,,i wish the comments tackled the scientific side of it rather than the religious and culture of her

hobaaa : If she can discover a rare galaxy, I don't care if she is regularly wrestling with pandas or wearing a turban. It's a similar kind of irrelevancy on her work. She might do it to prove the mightiness of her God, but the rest of us can simply interpret her findings as a curious step forward to re-realize how little we know about this universe!

İbrahim Korkmaz : Tebrikler 🇹🇷

David Davies : she's an astronomer yet she believes the moon was split in two

Satrya Kurlova : Can't you guys just respect her and be happy that someone finally found something new? Im a muslim by choice and i totally don't mind with nonmuslims being good at this and that. I don't care if einstein a jew, or if stephen hawking an atheist. As long as they're being useful for humanity, i respect them and happy for their existance. If she's a muslim then just let her be. It's her life, not yours. What a spite 😓

MELLIA Montana : I forgive all the racist comments. LOVE WINS.

Octobris : Imagine having a type of a freakin' galaxy named after you. Incredible.

John Benjamin : I am automatically skeptic when I see a religious person pretending to be all devoted to facts and the scientific methode.

Rofindra Alif Iskandar : It saddened me that people judge her for hijab Well how about naked lady explaining that she discovered galaxy and named it a "Boob Galaxy" Will that satisfy you? You want to get respect or good karma but you dont respect other people

ProfessorBorax : Maybe the Qur'an can explain it?

Boris Stroganoffs : 👍 if u think her giggling at the end was the cutest thing ever!! Lol

Jordan Lee : You can tell how passionate and happy she is talking about this. Great talk!

Jase Boon : A scientist...………...in religious dress...………………..oh dear, good luck reconciling that equation lol

thowa1 : I find this lacking in substance, for a TED talk ( it's not TEDx): "I found a new Galaxy type, we know nothing about it"...or is this really about "you can be a muslim female scientist and get a galaxy named after you" (see comments below)?!?

J. Knight : I wonder if her husband gave her permision to talk on the stage

Toni Jam : That’s pretty awesome :) well done.

Musketeer009 : This is about Galaxies guys, nothing else. My theory is that there's a giant super-massive black hole in the centre of the galaxy causing the empty centre. The gravity waves from this hole have corralled the starts into a ring. A Smaller black hole in the galaxy, is orbiting the centre and has cleared a gap in the ring, resulting in two rings. The older redder stars are towards the centre and the newer brighter stars are in the outer ring. Just my theory and I'm happy to have it shot down....'coz I'm sure someone will be all belligerent about it and get worked up in some way or another. Congratulations to Burçin and her team for finding it. 👍

Lazarus Kent : Beyoncé like that galaxy so she put a ring on it... oops there’s more ring on it! She loved it. You go girl! Great explanation and I want to have my own galaxy named after me haha. Ps. Am I the only one who’s not concerned about how she dressed or about her religion? I should not have come near the comment section... such a toxic waste land.

And then I fired And I missed : The comment section gave me stage 4 cancer and serious loss of brain cells.

EZee VZee : Funny thing is that she's talking about advance scientific research while wearing a headscarf which believers of flying donkey wear. 😂 😂😂😂😂

R M : So cool to have a Galaxy named after you. Talk about accomplishments! 👏👏👏

Deniz Ayşe : This is one of the best ted talks ever among young scientists. You succeeded and put your mark on the world of the science. Turkey is proud of you. Turkish people are proud of you ^_^

Tickety Bounce : Okay, it's a new and puzzling, space discovery, but given that it is so distant the conclusions that will be yielded, even over the next 50 years, will all be speculation. I can't help questioning why, let's say, half the money, time and energy that is invested in space discoveries is not used to discover everything that we don't know about our own planet. As of yet, we still can't reach the deepest parts of our oceans, never mind something that is out in deep space!

annakeye : Ms Mutlu-Pakdil is so obviously full of the joys that doing what you love brings. Like a female Neil deGrasse Tyson, she doesn't stop smiling. Bravo Burçin and your team and congratulations on this fascinating discovery. I hope to hear more soon.

Aman Varma : Its better that she didn't bring allah in between crediting allah for the mystery of galaxy..lol

Elif Erin : Proud of you, Burçin. Keep going! We will always sopport you.

Vladimir Lenin : *Speaks in **-kebab-** English*

Ploppy Ploppy : We've found a galaxy. We have no idea what it is. We have no theories to put forward. We have nothing else to say about it. The end. What a great 'talk' that was. I suppose it had to happen eventually as Ted talks have been slowly getting less interesting. I can't wait for another talk about something else they have nothing to say about. A talk is actually far more interesting if it gives us things to think about or explains what we know. This to me is the equivalent of pointing at a cow and going - look there's an animal... the end.

Syed Mehedi Hasan : Extremely random people making out of context random comments and expecting satisfactory one line answers. Well, thats the most they can do in their boring worthless life. You go girl...loved your talk!

Azliana Lyana : Burcin's Galaxy! Cool!