Learn about the Hartle-Hawking state and the Fate of the Universe, all in one post.Read More 12 Monkeys, Hartle-Hawking state, and the Fate of the Universe
So, we know that it’s there, but what is dark matter? In the final part of the two-part dark matter series, we’ll go into a few models for dark matter, why they make sense, and their challenges.Read More Dark Matter, Part 2: Self-Interacting Dark Matter and other Models
Dark matter makes up a huge chunk of the Universe’s contents, but how do we know it exists? Find out, here!Read More Dark Matter, Part 1: How we know it exists
New research shows that SIDM can explain the diversity observed in Galactic Rotation Curves!Read More Self-Interacting Dark Matter Explains Diversity in Galactic Rotation Curves
The Cassini mission has come to an end. Let’s celebrate the story of Cassini, and the discoveries to come.Read More Cassini has Officially become One with Saturn
Yes, there are as many as 100 million black holes. But have you heard the rest of the awesome? Look no further!Read More The Milky Way IS Teeming with Black Holes, but there’s MORE!
The Great American Solar Eclipse is just days away! Take a look at some previous eclipse photos and get an idea of what you can expect to see.Read More The Great American Eclipse is coming: here’s what you can expect to see
Ever see an arcus cloud? More specifically, a shelf cloud, or roll cloud? Check out this post for more!Read More An Arcus Cloud Brings Forth a Storm!
Due to overwhelming interest, I’ve extended the opportunity to be featured on my blog to images *previously* taken of a solar eclipse in totality!Read More Additional Feature: Send Past Eclipse Photos to be Featured on my Blog!
Here’s your chance to have your images and videos shared with the world! Send me your images and videos and I’ll feature them in a blog post after the Eclipse!!Read More Get Your Images/Videos of the Great American Eclipse Featured on my Blog!
If you love seeing physics in action on another planet, check this out. ALL THE PHYSICS, ALL THE AWESOME!Read More Whacky Things with Saturn’s Atmosphere and its Rings
After some hard work and testing various methods, I’ve processed my best image of Jupiter to date, and I am quite pleased with it!!Read More My Best Image Process of Jupiter To Date—and it’s the Great Red Spot!!
At about 7:06 PM PDT, Juno flew over Jupiter’s Great Red Spot, and the images are breathtaking!!Read More Juno’s Flyby of Jupiter’s Great Red Spot is Complete, and the Images and GIFs are SPECTACULAR!
Tomorrow is a really big day for Juno, and for humanity. Juno will make the closest *ever* flyby of Jupiter’s Great Red Spot, bringing us the best data on the beastly storm to date.Read More Juno Set for Closest Ever Flyby of Jupiter’s Great Red Spot
Learn about my unconventional path to the field of physics.Read More The day I got to be a Rocket Woman!
Want to know about the theory of inflation in the early Universe? Ever wonder why it’s necessary, what problems it solves, and what its implications are? This blog post discusses exactly that! Cosmology coming up—buckle up and get ready!Read More The Elegant Theory of Inflation
The Cassini Division, the Huygens Gap, Saturn’s A and B rings, and fantastic phenomena within, including Daphnis making waves, and propellers! Want to learn about the physics of these things? Look no further!Read More Saturn’s Rings: The Cassini Division, Huygens Gap, A-ring, B-ring—and PHYSICS!
Ever wondered what those rainbow-like features that sometimes show up on Saturn’s rings are? Want to know what spokes and the opposition effect are? I’ve got you covered.Read More Saturn’s Rings, Rainbows, and Spokes!
The Great American Eclipse has swept across the nation, and the photos will leave you breathless!Read More The Great American Eclipse has swept the nation, and the photos are breathtaking!
Last call for previous eclipse photos to be featured on my blog! Deadline: Aug 15, 2017.Read More Last call for Previous Solar Eclipse Photos: Deadline Aug 15, 2017!
Don’t forget to submit your images to be featured on my blog in a post in preparation for the Great American Solar Eclipse!Read More Deadline to have Previous Eclipse Photos Featured is Approaching