Category Archives: Travel

How the rainbow illuminates the enduring mystery of physics

At Aeon Magazine (who commissioned it) but also in The Atlantic and Quartz. This summer I went on a family holiday to Cornwall, on the Helford River. The peninsula south of the river is, rather wonderfully, called The Lizard. Standing on its … Continue reading

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Is this the plot with the most physics?

At the Guardian.

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Light and Dark Matter in Durham

At the Guardian.

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A good week for neutrinos: highest-power beam delivers oscillations, space delivers highest energy

At the Guardian.

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Mathematical déjà vu, and Coffee

At the Guardian.

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What goes on inside a proton?

At the Guardian.

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Symmetry, and breaking it

At the Guardian.

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Life and Physics in Pictures No. 3

At the Guardian.

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What’s in your bag?

At the Guardian.

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Bears on stairs, Bez stares on: Manchester Science Festival

At the Guardian.

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