Here are some links for you to enjoy.
- The science of military helicopters with halos.
- Long video of astronomer talking passionately about exoplanets.
- Fascinating article on island home of isolated tribe.
- Alien explains shape of universe (wouldn’t recommend as primer, but entertaining if you’re already fairly well informed).
- Documentary on deception, featuring Richard Wiseman (more episodes to come).
- Long article on parasites of plants, including biological, historical and social perspectives. Main case study from Ghana.
- Insights into how Roald Dahl’s The Witches came to be, from his editor.
- Good, comprehensive article on milk tolerance and its historical implications.
- How relativity explains mercury. (No, the other mercury: the liquid metal.)
- Dark matter as mapped by Planck.
- Wonder and the history of science.
- Any time you need to look at pictures of Mars, go here.
- Ferrofluids on hydrophobic surface (would like to see the high-speed).
- Womens’ fashions in 19th Century Paris. Do you have a favourite?
- Baking a cake in concentric spheres (like a planet).
- Cute insect-with-axles robot video.