You’ll never look at dressing gown cord the same way again.
The European Space Agency’s Schiaparelli lander should have touched down on the planet on Wednesday afternoon, but the real-time signal was lost before landing. Scientists are now analysing data from the lander itself and other spacecraft to work out what happened to it.
The European Space Agency is putting a spacecraft in orbit around Mars and landing a module on the planet’s surface.
After the EU referendum, academics predicted scientists would leave the UK in search of better opportunities elsewhere. BuzzFeed News spoke to three scientists who are doing just that.
“It’s similar to the beginning of the 19th century, when scientists demonstrated electrical machines, which then created a revolution.”
Standing out can make it hard to get comfortable.
David Thouless, Duncan Haldane, and Michael Kosterlitz’s discoveries have helped us to understand matter.
*glares at people wearing shorts and flip flops on a hot day*
Do you know your catalysts from your cations?
“Just like put a surfboard mouth on a big pigeon and make it like a loud idiot. I don’t know”
Do not mess with any of these people.
All of these questions are taken from real past exam papers.
Here’s why you can’t see all the black dots at once.
A new DNA analysis shows that there are at least four distinct species of giraffe. Experts say that means they’re more at risk than we realised.
“I would make a chemistry pun but it’d be easily miscible.”
Never ask a PhD student how their thesis writing is going.
If it was in quiz format and only had 12 multiple choice questions. All questions come from actual A-level biology past papers.
Cases of meningitis W are rising, and Freshers Week is a particularly risky time for young people who haven’t been vaccinated against the disease.