The Speed of Santa

Santa flying through the sky via Clipart Library CC BY-SA 3.0 There is one question that has come up at least once in everyone's life. "How does Santa deliver presents to every single house in … [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...]

The Physics of Space

Leia floating in space via AC Literacy Theory and Criticism As I was watching Star Wars: The Last Jedi at the scene where Leia uses the force to pull herself out of space and into a ship, I thought … [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...]

What Makes Duct Tape Sticky?

Duct Tape via Wikimedia Commons CC BY-SA-3.0 I was trying to think of a blog post to write about when my mind trailed off. I thought about duct tape. Why is it sticky? Is it a physical or chemical … [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...]

Space Jelly Beans

Dark matter/energy compared to normal baryonic matter.Fermilab via Pinterest As I was trying to think of an idea for a blog post, I asked my mom if she had any ideas. She responded immediately with … [Read more...]

Human Civilization in a million years…

A depiction of an advanced civilization (c) Mdf, CC BY-SA 3.0 Did you ever wish that you had superpowers? Well, Science can help you! But there is a catch. Unfortunately, it might take 10000-100000 … [Read more...]

E=mc^Scared

The terrifying science behind the "World's most famous equation" (1). Licorne, (c) Mdf, CC BY-NC-SA 2.0 Are you a fed-up mad scientist who has decided that he/she has had enough with the … [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...]