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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Monthly Archives: January 2011
For those of us astronomers who’re crazy enough to study the stuff between the stars, there are a few dramatis personae dotted about the sky which are particularly noteworthy. Zeta Ophiuci is one of those stars. So consistent are the … Continue reading
Interestingly, last year saw a number of exciting announcements made of scientific discoveries. Discoveries which were highly relevant to my interests. However, much to my disappointment, it later became apparent that two of the notable discoveries made (and ones which … Continue reading