Tagged: science

Handle

The latest robotic offering from Boston Dynamics is quick, agile and looks like it may just keep you awake at night, as well as potentially putting many factory workers out of a job. Video...

2016 Nikon small world

Nikon’s Small World is regarded as the leading forum for showcasing the beauty and complexity of life as seen through the light microscope. The Photomicrography Competition is open to anyone with an interest in...

The myth of superfoods

Berries that can protect us from cancer, fruits that prevent cardiovascular diseases or seeds that help us to combat depression. The properties and supposed benefits of superfoods are such that every year we discover...

Fusion energy explained

Fusion is the process which powers the sun and the stars. It is energy that makes all life on earth possible. It is called ‘fusion’ because the energy is produced by fusing together light...

Fermi Paradox

The universe is unbelievably big – trillions of stars and even more planets. Soo… there just has to be life out there, right? But where is it? Why don’t we see any aliens? Where...

Hitler’s Jurassic monsters

This is the untold story of a Nazi vision, that went far beyond the military conquest of European countries. As part of their crazed dream to create a thousand-year Reich they developed detailed blueprints...

A Brief History of Time

Watch Errol Morris’s A Brief History of Time, the 1991 biographical documentary film about Stephen Hawking. The title derives from Hawking’s 1988 bestselling book in which he attempts to explain a range of subjects in cosmology, including the Big Bang,...

The Universe in 4 Minutes

Funny thing about sub-atomic particles, sometimes they behave as waves other times as particles depending how they’re feeling and whether or not they’re on their period.  Anyway, nothing means anything and we’re all gonna...