Good vibrations: how to catch a gravitational wave

Gravitational waves are among the most subtle messengers that reach us across the ...

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Astronomy / space, Physics

Car racing in the physics classroom

Physical science teacher Nicolas Poynter wanted his students not only to learn but also ...

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Physics

More than meets the eye: the cold and the distant ...

In the fifth and final article in this series on astronomy and the electromagnetic ...

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Astronomy / space, Physics

Tara: an ocean odyssey

After four years travelling around the globe, the schooner Tara has returned with a ...

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Biology