Tag Archives: Einstein

Throwback Thursday #18

What better way to start off this week’s Throwback Thursday with an epic rap by Bert and Ernie. Who doesn’t want to see these excellent characters rapping? You never know, they may play the violin next. Or better yet, a violin with … Continue reading

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Pi Day 2015

Tomorrow is Pi Day 2015! March 14, 2015, otherwise written as 3/14/15. I wrote about Pi Day last year, but this year is even more special. Not only does the written date go up to five digits, but it’s possible … Continue reading

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The Most Radioactive Places On Earth

“Who on Earth is exposed to the most ionizing radiation? I’m filming a documentary for TV about how Uranium and radioactivity have shaped the modern world. It will be broadcast in mid-2015, details to come. The filming took me to … Continue reading

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A Capella Science – Bohemian Gravity

A Capella Science – Bohemian Gravity. Following on from the brilliant Rolling in the Higgs, Tim Blais has created another wonderful parody, this time of Queen‘s Bohemian Rhapsody. In it, he tries to explain what string theory is. It’s… complicated. … Continue reading

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Weekly Ramblings – Scientists Paint Inception Swing

Another random Weekly Ramblings of randomness! First up, Inception Explained! I love the film Inception, and have already posted a few things about it (here and here). This website does a decent job of showing whose dream you’re in and … Continue reading

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Symphony Of Science – Secret Of The Stars

Symphony of Science – Secret of the Stars. “A musical celebration of E=MC squared and Einstein’s theory of relativity. Featuring Michio Kaku, Brian Cox, Neil deGrasse Tyson, Brian Greene and Lisa Randall.” (YouTube) Yet another brilliant tune by Symphony of … Continue reading

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Hammer Versus Feather On The Moon

First time I’ve seen this video, surprisingly, and it really is rather special. From the APOD website: “Explanation: If you drop a hammer and a feather together, which reaches the ground first? On the Earth, it’s the hammer, but is the … Continue reading

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