Little did William Shakespeare know how true were those words he made Caesar utter. Our eyes can see only ‘visible light’ which is a small amount of the electromagnetic spectrum, there is so much more we can’t see without the help of technology. The Electromagnetic spectrum is a term which scientists use to describe the […]Read More “The Stars are Painted with Unnumber’d Sparks…”
Looney Tunes character Marvin We really are obsessed with finding life in space. If it’s not Martian invaders á la Orson Welles it’s Marvin the Martian hunting down poor old Bugs Bunny. Tales of visitations from and abductions by aliens abound on the internet. And we have telescopes dedicated […]Read More “IT’S LIFE JIM…” OR IS IT?