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Review: Galileo and the Science Deniers by Mario Livio

So, you think you know Galileo? A new book out from Simon and Schuster publishing looks at the life and…

7 months ago

What is Galileo’s Telescope?

Galileo's telescope, an instrument he made himself and used to revolutionize astronomy, still manages to inspire us today

4 years ago

The Juno Mission

On July 4th, the Juno spacecraft - the second long-term mission to Jupiter - will arrive at the gas giant,…

4 years ago

Who Discovered Gravity?

Among Sir Isaac Newton's many contributions to science was the discovery of gravity. one of the fundamental forces of the…

5 years ago

How Do We Terraform Jupiter’s Moons?

Jupiter's four largest moons - the Galileans - have long been considered as possible sites for human habitation, and even…

5 years ago

Who was Albert Einstein?

At the end of the millennium, Physics World magazine conducted a poll where they asked 100 of the world's leading…

5 years ago

Who Was Galileo Galilei?

When it comes to scientists who revolutionized the way we think of the universe, few names stand out like Galileo…

5 years ago

Who was Christiaan Huygens?

The 17th century was a very auspicious time for the sciences, with advancements being made in the fields of physics,…

5 years ago

Io, Jupiter’s Volcanic Moon

Io is one of the four large Galilean moons of Jupiter, visible with binoculars or a small telescope. Let's learn…

5 years ago

The Planet Neptune

Neptune is the eight planet from our Sun and one of the four gas giants, as well as being the…

5 years ago