Lightning Power

The sky went dark.  The clouds over our jumpers-for-goalposts pitch turned a turbulent brown; the light took on a cinematic quality.  There was a flash, a pause and then a long, deep rumble. Rain came in great bands of grass-flattening deluge, a second lightning bolt crashed directly overhead, but it was the hail that had […]

From the editor – Winter 2009

by Adrian Giordani Happy New Year and welcome to the first I, Science of the new decade. We have worked tirelessly to bring you the latest news from science topics, both domestic and international. Discover what methane may mean for microorganisms on Mars and the consequences of the Copenhagen Climate Conference for subsistence farmers in […]