Hard Science : The Relative Hardness of Being
May 1, 2018 | General Interest, Science |
Why Does the Wind Blow?
Jul 21, 2017 | General Interest, Science |
How Will Continental Drift Affect Future Maps of t...
Jan 17, 2017 | Science |
Want to Study Volcanoes – Then look at art w...
Sep 23, 2016 | Science |
Can Animals Really Sense an Impending Earthquake?
Aug 19, 2016 | General Interest, Science |
The Clock inside the Rock – How do they date ancient rock ?
Aug 14, 2015 | General Interest, Science |
Geologist often trot out some incredible facts without a second thought - "This rock is 4.4 billion years old..." said geologist Simon Wilde in 2001 as he introduced the oldest known piece of the Earth, but how did he know?
Is the Earth’s magnetic field about to flip?
May 5, 2015 | Science |
How long has Antarctica been frozen over ?
Feb 20, 2015 | Social Sciences |
Why is the sea salty?
Aug 15, 2014 | Science |
Why is the Earth’s Core Still Hot ?
Aug 12, 2014 | Science |
Why is the Earth round?
Jun 17, 2014 |
What’s the reason that the earth, planets and our sun are round ?Read More
Why doesn’t the Earth’s magnetic north pole lie at the North Pole ?
May 13, 2014 |
If the fact that all magnetic compasses don’t actually point to the geographical North Pole comes as a shock to you then what we discuss below will blow your socks off, because magnetic north actually moves year by year AND the poles have even flipped in the past; North is South & South is North!Read More
Will the Earth ever stop spinning?
Feb 7, 2014 |
So here’s a question you might idly contemplate as you lie back one summers evening gazing into star bright night sky watching as the planets, the moon and the stars idly move on by, “Will the Earth ever stop spinning ?”Read More
Where did all the water in the world’s oceans originally come from?
Jan 10, 2014 |
When you look at pictures of our beautiful plant you can’t help but notice the startling blue of the world’s oceans. They occupy two-thirds of the planets surface but how did they get there ?Read More
Pontifications – answers to the fluff of everyday life
Oct 16, 2012 |
Answers to some of the amusing questions and fluff we muse on from time to time like : Why are typewriter keys layed out as they are ? ; How exactly does asprin find a headache ? ; Why is the Earth’s core still hot ?Read More