All posts tagged "astronomy"
Celebrating Galileo in FlorenceMay 29, 2020
2009 is officially “The Year of Astronomy,” commemorating Galilei’s first observation of the Moon through his...
What If a Large Asteroid Was Heading for Earth?May 22, 2020
"But then an asteroid 6 miles across – that’s bigger than Mt. Everest! – slammed into...
Susskind Quashes Hawking in Quarrel Over Quantum QuandaryMay 17, 2020
"The next generation of physicists and cosmologists will have the fun and excitement of discovering the...
Empire of the Stars by Arthur I. MillerApril 27, 2020
So why did Eddington savage his young colleague nine years later? Jealousy? Racism? A threat to...