News from the UK today that new tokamak ST-40 has been turned on, so I thought I'd post a little explainer about how fusion works. https://youtu.be/sG-blChQD4Y
I wrote this as a writing test in a job interview for CSIRO. Thought it was OK - but i didn't get the job.... ----- Have you ever wondered what would happen if a shooting star collided with a star? Well, scientists at CSIRO think they have discovered just that! Unfortunately the collision is too … Continue reading Shooting Star collides with star
It's a peaceful starry night, but Pete Kuzma has found the remains of a grisly murder in the sky - a dismembered dwarf. galaxy. https://youtu.be/tghdecYUk_k Part of the Physics in the Pub 2016 with Australian Institute of Physics ACT branch, supported by a National Science Week seed grant. Filming by Jon and Liam from Crus … Continue reading CSI Space -Physics in the Pub
https://youtu.be/82E1OeSv6fM Amazing news that gravitational waves have been detected, but they were there in you bedroom and your kitchen all along...
Why was Pluto demoted? Even after the successful flypast in 2015, he was still not reinstated. Sing along and help him get back in with the big boys. https://youtu.be/kz0VM43zSDQ (... just a hint... he's got no chance)
The Earth is very special for having seasons
With apologies to Labi Siffre, and Madness... http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=0oENRv6OlwY