Astronomy

Art of Science: January – Somewhere Over The Rainbow

Somewhere over the rainbow, by Stefan Lines of Bristol University, Art of Science winner

Science is amazing. Science is advancement. And sometimes, science is art. Somewhere Over The Rainbow is January’s winner from UoB’s Art of Science competition 2014. Serendipity, those unlikely but happy accidents where everything works out better than expected, has played a pretty big role…
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Quest for the Dark Side of Matter [Guest Post]

There’s far more to the Universe than meets the eye. We now know that the vast majority of its mass is in the form of some exotic, invisible material called dark matter that pervades space, binding galaxies together by exerting a…
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Terraforming – the Next Giant Leap for Mankind?

“The sky calls to us. If we do not destroy ourselves, we will one day venture to the stars” Carl Sagan Chances are, Earth isn’t going to be the sole home of humanity forever. Overpopulation, irradiation or sheer bull-headed curiousity…
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