The Fictional Aether
by Mark D Hannam
Adventures in Real Science Fiction
Thursday, 16 November 2017
The Election Day Event
Today the LIGO and Virgo collaborations made their sixth announcement of a confirmed gravitational-wave detection . Once again the signal w...
Monday, 16 October 2017
Kaboom! Two kinds of astronomy collide, and produce a burst of science
Holy crap! The LIGO and Virgo collaborations just announced their most incredible observation so far. After the first direct detections of ...
Tuesday, 3 October 2017
Woohoo! I just won the Nobel Prize!
Today I won the Nobel Prize in Physics. Yeah, I am pretty excited about it. To be honest, though, I was not surprised. The prize was awar...
Wednesday, 27 September 2017
The Power of Three
Another day, another announcement of LIGO detecting gravitational waves from two black holes colliding. What's the big deal?
Wednesday, 2 August 2017
Time to promote Doctor Who
I have to confess that I enjoyed the latest season of Doctor Who. It gave me a wonderful sense of achievement. The Doctor himself has vindi...
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