Category Archives: Education

When Galaxies Collide

From Cosmos – in about a billion years, the collision of our galaxy with our nearest neighbouring galaxy – Andromeda.  I have seen Andromeda with my own eyes, it is about the far reaches of resolution of my 14 inch … Continue reading

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Lunar Eclipse April 15th

http://www.washingtonpost.com/national/health-science/skywatch-total-lunar-eclipse-set-for-morning-of-april-15/2014/03/29/aa43e702-b68c-11e3-a7c6-70cf2db17781_story.html?tid=pm_national_pop

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Rubiks Cube at Light Speed

Built using Lego Mindstorms… just over 3 seconds for a fully solved cube.

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And the Docu behind the First Grader

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First Grader

I watched the First Grader last night. Very moving…

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Upcoming Celestial Event Thursday Night

http://guardianlv.com/2014/03/rare-asteroid-occultation-to-be-visible-from-earth-with-naked-eye/ visible with the naked eye, so they say. Although the standard Seattle cloudbank might get in the way.

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Its Pie Day

someone with a sense of humour recognised that March 14th, or in America written 3.14 should be celebrated as Pi (π) day.

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