Shedding Light on Gravitational Waves: Part One

NSF’s LIGO Has Detected Gravitational Waves (c)Charly W. Karl, CC BY-ND 2.0 Since the beginning of time, people have been fascinated with the unknown. In our universe, the area that we know the least about is outer space. Scientists have studied space for centuries. Despite that, there … [Read more...]

Cornering on a Bike- Where is the point of no return?

I love cycling and as an elite cyclist I have to corner lots at high speeds. I am definitely more nervous about sliding out (the tires slipping causing the bike to slide out from under you) when I hit a turn at full speed but when do I need to be so worried? What is the actual point where a … [Read more...]