Why we need to stop explaining science

Original published in Biophysical Reviews, 21/3/17 The best part of my job as a science writer is when scientists explain their work to me. I like it when they go into far too much detail, (which I then have to leave out of the story). But I don’t think I am normal. Throughout my physics … Continue reading Why we need to stop explaining science

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Silicon brings more colour to holograms

Silicon holograms harness the full visible spectrum to bring holographic projections one step closer We can’t yet send holographic videos to Obi-Wan Kenobi on our droid, but A*STAR researchers have got us a little bit closer by creating holograms from an array of silicon structures that work throughout the visible spectrum1. Many recent advances in … Continue reading Silicon brings more colour to holograms