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These are the Minerals That Give Fireworks Their Colors These are the Minerals That Give Fireworks Their Colors

If you want beautiful fireworks bursting in the sky, you’re going to need to mine the Earth first. Here’s the geology of the minerals that give fireworks their vibrant colours.

This Hubble Fly-Through Is The Next-Best Thing To Soaring Through Space This Hubble Fly-Through Is The Next-Best Thing To Soaring Through Space

This fly-through of the Gum Nebula into the Westerlund stellar cluster is beautiful, epic, and the perfect way to celebrate 25 glorious years of the Hubble Space Telescope imaging our awe-inspiring universe.

There's No Place Like Home This Earth Day There's No Place Like Home This Earth Day

We live on a spectacular, bizarre, wonderful, weird, confusing, awe-inspiring planet. NASA’s Earth Day campaign sent me hunting for a few of the places that leave me delighted. Where are your favourite spots on this strange planet of ours?

Share Your Unreal Astronaut Stories For Our Yuri's Night Space Party Share Your Unreal Astronaut Stories For Our Yuri's Night Space Party

It’s Yuri’s Night, the anniversary of the first human spaceflight. That means it’s time for a distributed planet-wide space-party, celebrating us puny humans braving the terrifying void of space!

How Will You Celebrate The Pi Day Of The Century? How Will You Celebrate The Pi Day Of The Century?

Happy Pi Day! How are you celebrating the transcendental, irrational mathematical constant central derived from circles on 3/14/15 at 9:26:53? For me, it's going to be giggling over physicists engaging in an epic chalk battle, and devouring an apple-ginger pie.

Love From The Dawn Of Time And The Depths Of The Earth Love From The Dawn Of Time And The Depths Of The Earth

Forget physics: love makes the world go 'round. This is a gallery of our favourite images of love from the natural world, from rocks to landscapes to the far reaches of space.

Bring Science Into Snowflakes For Truly Geeky Decorations Bring Science Into Snowflakes For Truly Geeky Decorations

In our Scientific Guide to Celebration, we harness the power of science for enhancing all your celebratory moments. Today, embrace the power of symmetry for maximum science in your decorative snowflakes.

Party Tricks With Applied Physics

In our new Scientific Guide to Celebration, we'll teach you how to harness the power of science for enhancing all your celebratory moments. Today, learn how to sneakily apply simple physics principles for startling results at your next party.

This Is How A Physicist Lights Up A Christmas Tree This Is How A Physicist Lights Up A Christmas Tree

In our new Scientific Guide to Celebration, we'll teach you how to harness the power of science for enhancing all your celebratory moments. Today, learn how to deck a Christmas tree using the power of physics!

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