Supernova Condensate is a blog about our place in the Universe. Of astronomy, chemistry and life in the big bad bubble of academia.
Invader Xan is a molecular astrophysicist and part-time alien invader, who spends life looking at very small things on very large scales, and trying to better understand the chemistry of interstellar space.
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Daily Archives: April 17, 2012
(click to aggrandise!) This is possibly one of the most gorgeous photographs I’ve ever seen. I know I’m prone to hyperbole, but this time I really mean it. This is a 360° panorama over 24 hours, with both star and … Continue reading
Gari is the thin-sliced pickled ginger normally served with sushi. It’s normal when eating sushi, to take a piece of gari between different dishes in order to cleanse the palate, allowing the full flavours of each separate dish to be … Continue reading