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Forces Fiona asks about Gravity

The fictional story titled 'Forces Fiona & The Laws of Motion' written by Amy Cook as part of the 2020/21 Geoscience Outreach & Engagement course for The City of Edinburgh…

From  Amy Laura Cook on April 19th, 2021 0 likes 5 plays 0  

AstroTech - Our knowledge of the Universe

In this free short online course, you’ll learn more about the science and technology behind astronomical discovery. Each week will cover a different aspect of astronomical technology, matching…

From  Mari-Nikol Panteva on March 16th, 2021 0 likes 17 plays 0  

Higgs Centre Colloquium: Konstantinos Dimopoulos 'Quintessential Inflation: linking the origin and fate of the Universe'

Speaker:Konstantinos Dimopoulos (Lancaster University) Abstract: Observations suggest that the initial conditions of the history of the Universe were set by a period of superluminal expansion of…

From  Ines Foidl on February 19th, 2021 0 likes 10 plays 0  

The smallest astronauts: how can microorganisms support us in space?; Dr Rosa Santomartino

Microorganisms such as bacteria are everywhere on Earth's biosphere, including the human body, and will necessarily follow us as we explore space. As they play many important roles here on Earth…

From  Stuart Dunbar on December 14th, 2020 0 likes 28 plays 0  

The Inaccessible Earth

introduction to Geophysics: Introductory lecture

From  Wyn Williams on December 13th, 2020 0 likes 95 plays 0  

Higgs Centre Colloquium: Clare DOBBS 'Molecular cloud and star formation in spiral arms'

Speaker: Clare Dobbs (University of Exeter)Abstract: Molecular clouds are the densest regions of gas in galaxies, in which localised gravitational collapse leads to the formation of…

From  Ines Foidl on December 2nd, 2020 0 likes 9 plays 0  

Emilian Parau - Flexural-gravity waves generated by moving loads

Wednesday 25 November Emilian Parau - Flexural-gravity waves generated by moving loadsThree-dimensional waves generated by moving loads on top of floating ice plates are investigated. The ice plates…

From  OLLIE Quinn on December 1st, 2020 0 likes 19 plays 0  

Gravity Levelling

Demonstration of how to make measurements of the Earth's gravitational field in geophysical surveying.

From  Wyn Williams on October 20th, 2020 0 likes 1 plays 0  

02 Setting up still life week 1: IFP Introduction to Art and Design Practice.

Learning material for week 1 (2020/21) of Introduction to Art and Design Practice for the IFPA series of practical projects will encourage students to develop their knowledge and understanding of the…

From  Robbie Bushe on September 4th, 2020 0 likes 19 plays 0  

Professor Jim Hough: The Engineering Challenges of Detecting Gravitational Waves (MP3 Audio)

Professor Jim Hough, OBE, FRS, FRSE, FInstP, FAPS, FRAS The Engineering Challenges of Detecting gravitational waves A century ago, Albert Einstein published his General Theory of Relativity and…

From  Billy Rosendale on May 4th, 2017 0 likes 17 plays 0  

Professor Jim Hough: The Engineering Challenges of Detecting Gravitational Waves

Professor Jim Hough, OBE, FRS, FRSE, FInstP, FAPS, FRAS The Engineering Challenges of Detecting gravitational waves A century ago, Albert Einstein published his General Theory of Relativity and…

From  Billy Rosendale on May 4th, 2017 0 likes 97 plays 0