Science Lectures for Non Scientists, with The Crick Institute: Amaze yourself at how much science you can understand from these scientists who are great communicators. Professor Joseph Schwartz physicist, science journalist and broadcaster talks about The Second Law of Thermodynamics.
Pimms anyone? Ice cream? BBQ? A cool, pub-garden pint? I hope you’re enjoying the sunshine, but cross your fingers that this isn’t the start of another season of death. Because according to a study in this week’s Science journal, the European summer of 2010 was the most ferocious on record, and this could be the […]
5. The ultrasound gun The sonic devastator Imagine the sound of fingernails scraping down a blackboard, then amplify it to 130 decibels (which is equivalent to a jet plane taking off) and you begin to understand how the Sonic Devastator got its name. Designed for riot control, the hand-held gun’s design restricts its beam to […]