Quantum Computing… Advancing the Limits of Computer Technology

In the past few decades, computer technology has grown and is continuing to grow at an exponential rate. Humans went from counting with their fingers just 200 thousand years ago to building machines … [Read more...]

Beauty-the average face

There are many different standards of beauty. Do large eyes make a person pretty? Or is it high cheekbones that make a person pretty? I have always been fascinated by how stunning some people look, … [Read more...]

Richard Feynman

Richard Feynman is one the of greatest theoretical physicists of the post-war era. He was one of the first men to make strides in Quantum Electrodynamics (QED). Photo of Richard Feynman (c) CC … [Read more...]

Counting To Infinity

Infinity Symbol of Infinity. CC BY-SA 3.O Infinity is a concept that has always fascinated me. It's a rather simple idea that arises when you think about numbers. As a kid,¬† I remember … [Read more...]

It’s Absolutely Cold!

Have you ever wondered how cold something can get? Well, this post will answer this question I've been wondering myself.  If you graphed a volume vs. temperature graph of any gas you … [Read more...]

You Wont Believe Your Eyes!

An artist depiction of a black hole (c) CC BY-SA 3.0 The General Theory of Relativity created by Einstein in 1915 predicted an object with such a high mass that nothing can escape from its … [Read more...]

The Early Universe

In 1964, 2 American astronomers named Robert Wilson and Arno Penzias made a really profound accidental discovery. It shaped our understanding of the universe and of cosmology. Robert Wilson (c) CC … [Read more...]

Our Dark Universe

It all started with Albert Einstein in 1915, when he proposed the General Theory of Relativity. He, himself didn't believe it. The equations he made suggested that the Universe was expanding. To … [Read more...]

Another IB procrastinator-Molly Xu

The International Baccalaureate program has just gained another procrastinator this past September. This new member is none other than myself, Molly Xu. I am a grade 11 student attending Semiahmoo … [Read more...]

Facts About A Robin (Not the bird)

Hi, my name is Robin Yadav. I was born in India and I moved here, to Canada when I was 5. I've always enjoyed Mathematics and Science growing up. Even as I enter into Grade 10 they still are my … [Read more...]