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Day of the Doctor

I peeked at a tiny bit of planetary science, and a whole lot of astronomy and cosmology, in a piece at Physics Today for the Doctor Who 50th Anniversary.

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Space-science items I’ve linked to on social media recently: Cosmology Primer for your Beginning & End of the Universe needs. Constructive interference is the concept that brings you rogue waves, acoustic beats, seiche, and MoirĂ© patterns. Now do that in … Continue reading

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Poll: Plausibility of Theories

A Discovery Magazine blog is running a poll on confidence in various physics theories. Specifically, what likelihood do people assign to various theories being actually real and true. The comments are open to anyone to add their own opinions (go … Continue reading

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