#Christmas

The Physics of Santa and His Reindeer

5 months ago — 2.5 min read

No known species of reindeer can fly. BUT there are 300,000 species of living organisms yet to be classified, and while most of these are insects and germs, this does...

The Astronomy of Christmas – An Engineers Guide to the Winter solstice

5 months ago — 6.5 min read

From the Neolithic to present times, the amount of sunlight we see in a day has had a profound impact on human culture. We are fast approaching the winter solstice...

Competition: The Perfect Christmas STEM Booklist for Younger Children

1 year ago — 0.5 min read

Do you have younger kids, or are looking for the perfect gift for friends or family? We are giving away four books that make the perfect gift for younger children...