A short collection of quotes from scientists that make you stop and think for a few minutes. Continue reading
February – love is in the air and the stars are shining bright.
Slow down and observe the world. You’ll start to see just how impatient humans can be and how that can drive you mad!
It’s a new year and I thought it’d be kinda fun to make a few predictions about some of the the things that might happen over the next 12 months.
A new year and another journey around the Sun begins.
Geminid meteor shower; Jupiter and Aldebaron dancing; the ‘end of the world’ and the December solstice – can the month get any more exciting for skygazers!?
Thinking of taking advantage of the dark skies now that it’s November? Great! Get out there and gaze upwards – how many of the millions of stars will you be able to see?
The brilliant colours that light up the sky on Fireworks Night don’t come about by accident. There’s a whole stack of science behind those brilliant blues, sensational silvers, and resplendent reds.
Stuntman, Felix Baumgartner became the first human projectile to break the sound barrier on Sunday 14th October, after he jumped from a helium balloon over 36,580 m (24 miles) above the surface of the Earth (the highest ever sky dive). But, what does breaking the sound barrier actually mean?
Preparing for a demo using liquid nitrogen and water.