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Leon Vanstone – Science Is Not Magic

“Winner of FameLab, PhD Hypersonics Leon is a rocket scientist; he researches how air flows over things at several kilometres a second. This really only applies to rockets, re-entry vehicles, a few missiles and a plane or two. Missiles aren’t … Continue reading

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Now

“Now” is a very useful comic image from xkcd. It shows different time zones around the world, based on a 24 hour clock. The time difference between each city and zone is given, as well as a basic idea of … Continue reading

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Perfectly Timed Photos

As a photographer, you can sometimes get incredibly lucky, and capture that perfectly timed photograph. The sort of photograph that requires you to be in just the right place, at just the right angle, and at just the right time. … Continue reading

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1190: Time

I’m a big fan of the xkcd webcomics, and the creator behind them, Randall Munroe, outdid himself with an ambitious project simple entitled “Time“. It started out as a simple image, of a stick man and woman sitting together on the … Continue reading

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Forward

This is a pretty random but very well done sequence of events, done entirely in reverse. The people behind it have also released a backwards / “normal” version of this, which is interesting to watch after you’ve seen the forward … Continue reading

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The Universe

The Universe has just gotten older. Ok, maybe that’s not true, but our estimate of the age of the Universe has increased to 13.82 billion years, up from 13.73 billion years. This new estimate is thanks to new results from … Continue reading

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Tempo

“In this new Red Giant short film, a scientist must prevent a new, powerful technology from falling into the wrong hands.” (Vimeo) This is a great short film by Red Giant. It’s completely in the realm of science fiction, as … Continue reading

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