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The Big Bang – A Model

The Big Bang – A Model

The Big Bang theory, a well-known model of the Universe proposed a century ago by the astronomer Georges LemaĆ®tre, is one of the most well-known theories explaining the beginning of the Universe. However, scientists have not yet proved or refuted this theory. How can we say, then, that the Big Bang is a possibility? The… Read more

Remembering Stephen Hawking

Remembering Stephen Hawking

On Wednesday 14th March, the scientific community lost one of the key figures in popularising science. Stephen Hawking, cosmologist and professor at University of Cambridge, actively made science accessible to non-scientists by writing books such as “A Brief History of Time” and “The Universe in a Nutshell“. These books not only inspired many young people… Read more