Category Archives: Science

Throwback Thursday #14 – Magic

Today’s Throwback Thursday is all about magic, science, and mathematics. Above is a fantastic video showing a little wooden automata performing magic, created by Per Helldorff. Using a simple turning lever, a ball appears to teleport before your eyes. I … Continue reading

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How Do Airplanes Fly?

Simple explanation of how airplanes fly, by MinutePhysics. All to do with force and pressure. Lift, gravity, thrust, and drag all play a role in keeping airplanes flying, and when they balance each other out, this results in no net force. … Continue reading

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How Anti-Vaxxers Sound To Normal People

Very funny video by Girl Pants Productions, showing how anti-vaxxers sound to normal people. Just replace the key words (sunblock, pants, microwaves, bottled water, condom, windscreen wipers, salads) with the word vaccine, or replace the fire and bear party with … Continue reading

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The Polio Vaccination

Poliomyelitis was once a deadly and supremely debilitating disease, affecting thousands upon thousands of people, mainly children, each year. Those affected who were lucky enough to get treatment were put into iron lungs to breathe for them. That all changed … Continue reading

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Throwback Thursday #13 – Maps

From the stars of last week’s Throwback Thursday, to the geography of Earth, and the many maps that can explain it. Maps are fascinating. No, really, they are. And some maps are more fascinating than others. Join me as we … Continue reading

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April Fools Video Prank In Math Class

This is a great April Fool’s Day video prank performed in a maths class. I won’t spoil what goes on in it, but do watch all the way through. Maybe you’ll learn how to do trigonometry correctly? Onwards!

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The PHD Movie 2 – Official Trailer

Official trailer for the PHD Movie 2!! Judging by this, it looks to carry on the greatness of the original movie. Really looking forward to it! Onwards!

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