Developing alloys for aeroengines

Super–slick video made by Rolls-Royce University Technology Centre at the University Cambridge (Department of Materials Science and Metallurgy) and Royal Society. Giving an overview of their research;

They will have an exhibition in the Royal Society Summer Science Exhibition 2015, from 30th June – 5th July.


Oxnard Semicolon

You’ve heard of an Oxford Comma, but have you ever head of the Oxnard Semicolon?

Neither of these resources will tell you how to use either.

Oxford Comma:

Oxnard Semicolon:

Women’s football played by teams of women shocker

I think this might be an abuse of internet bandwidth by the BBC…

Women's Football World Cup Results (League stage)

Women’s football, played by women

When it comes to Men’s football, no gender is specified anywhere, this is a bit confusing for me. Also the page of Women’s football contains football league table for the Men’s premiership, maybe it would be chance to link to club level Women’s football? That’s certainly what my expectation was.

Testing Vacuum

Brian Cox visits the world’s biggest vacuum chamber – Human Universe: Episode 4 Preview – BBC Two, this chamber is surely abhorred by nature.

NASA’s Space Power Facility in Ohio to see

30 t of air, atmospheric –> 2 g of air

3 hours to pump out 800,000 cubic feet of air