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Why we still need to talk about diversity in Physics - Dr. Jess Wade

Dr. Jess Wade is a physicist who, alongside being a postdoc researcher at Imperial College London in plastic electronics, campaigns tirelessly to increase diversity in physics. One of Nature's…

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test Clip of 18th Century books in the Crawford Collection

18th Century books in the library of the Crawford Collection, Royal Observatory, Edinburgh. Snippet from footage by the MOOC Production Team, University of Edinburgh.

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18th Century books in the Crawford Collection

18th Century books in the library of the Crawford Collection, Royal Observatory, Edinburgh. Snippet from footage by the MOOC Production Team, University of Edinburgh.

From  Tim Askew on August 18th, 2017 0 likes 27 plays

A comet moving around the sun, by Isaac Newton

Explanation of diagram by Isaac Newton, showing a comet moving around the sun. From the Crawford Collection at the Royal Observatory, Edinburgh. Snippet from footage by the MOOC Production…

From  Tim Askew on August 18th, 2017 0 likes 42 plays

The Grubb Parsons Reflecting Telescope

The Grubb-Parsons 36" reflecting telescope at the Royal Observatory on Blackford Hill, Edinburgh. Snippet from footage by the MOOC Production Team, University of Edinburgh.

From  Tim Askew on August 18th, 2017 0 likes 19 plays

AstroTech - Our knowledge of the Universe

This project was created by the School of Physics and Astronomy, University of Edinburgh.

From  Lucy Kendra on July 31st, 2017 0 likes 24 plays

AstroTech - Science and technology - Revolutions in astronomy

This project was created by the School of Physics and Astronomy, University of Edinburgh.

From  Lucy Kendra on July 31st, 2017 0 likes 9 plays

AstroTech - Science and technology - Why is astronomy hard?

This project was created by the School of Physics and Astronomy, University of Edinburgh.

From  Lucy Kendra on July 31st, 2017 0 likes 7 plays

AstroTech - Science and technology - The horse and the cart

This project was created by the School of Physics and Astronomy, University of Edinburgh.

From  Lucy Kendra on July 31st, 2017 0 likes 5 plays

AstroTech - Telescopes - Picturing the Universe - 1

This project was created by the School of Physics and Astronomy, University of Edinburgh.

From  Lucy Kendra on July 31st, 2017 0 likes 3 plays

AstroTech - Telescopes - The sun: Is every star like it?

This project was created by the School of Physics and Astronomy, University of Edinburgh.

From  Lucy Kendra on July 31st, 2017 0 likes 7 plays

AstroTech - Telescopes - How telescopes work

This project was created by the School of Physics and Astronomy, University of Edinburgh.

From  Lucy Kendra on July 31st, 2017 0 likes 5 plays

AstroTech - Telescopes - Picturing the universe - 2

This project was created by the School of Physics and Astronomy, University of Edinburgh.

From  Lucy Kendra on July 31st, 2017 0 likes 6 plays

AstroTech - Telescopes - Big telescopes and the future

This project was created by the School of Physics and Astronomy, University of Edinburgh.

From  Lucy Kendra on July 31st, 2017 0 likes 9 plays

AstroTech - Space - A sense of scale

This project was created by the School of Physics and Astronomy, University of Edinburgh.

From  Lucy Kendra on July 31st, 2017 0 likes 3 plays