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December 2021

Champagne bubbles: the science

As you uncork this bottle and raise your glass, take some time to toast physics and chemistry with the New YearIn a laboratory in the heart of the French vineyard, a group of researchers carefully positions an ultra-fast camera. Like many…

The rise of the cat walk

The correct way to walk a cat on a leash, according to a man I met in the park, is to let him do what he wants. Like most cats, their pet's preference is to take a few steps, then stop and not look at anything in particular for indefinite…