Do you know your photons from your photosynthesis? Find out whether you’re a Marconi or a Minion when it comes to science with this fun quiz:
- Physics is the study of what?
a) Everything that is alive
b) Matter and energy
c) Life, the universe and everything
- If you understand quantum physics you are:
a) A genius
c) Stephen Hawking
LET us ponder, for a moment or two, the size of the universe.
As the wonderful, much-missed Douglas Adams wrote in his first novel, The Hitch-Hiker’s Guide To The Galaxy: “Space is big. You just won’t believe how vastly, hugely, mind- bogglingly big it is. I mean, you may think it’s a long way down the road to the chemist’s, but that’s just peanuts to space.” Continue reading