Marcus Chown

@marcuschown

Writer. Books include Tweeting the Universe, We Need to Talk About Kelvin, Quantum Theory Cannot Hurt You & Solar System for iPad

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The Sun. Taken at night. Not looking up at the sky but down through 8000 miles of rock. Not with light but neutrinos

No longer a joke - under Cameron

Ever wondered what it's like inside a Fox's glacier mint? Skaftafell glacier, Iceland

"The dinosaurs became extinct because they didn't have a space program" - Larry Niven

"The dinosaurs became extinct because they didn't have a space program" - Larry Niven

"The dinosaurs became extinct because they didn't have a space program" - Larry Niven

"The dinosaurs became extinct because they didn't have a space program" - Larry Niven

"The dinosaurs became extinct because they didn't have a space program" - Larry Niven

"The dinosaurs became extinct because they didn't have a space program" - Larry Niven

"The dinosaurs became extinct because they didn't have a space program" - Larry Niven

"The dinosaurs became extinct because they didn't have a space program" - Larry Niven

Skyfall: Michelle Knapp and her 1980 Chevrolet Malibu, hit by a meteorite on 9 October 1992

Skyfall: Michelle Knapp and her 1980 Chevrolet Malibu, hit by a meteorite 9 October 1992

Skyfall: Michelle Knapp and her 1980 Chevrolet Malibu, struck by a piece of asteroid, 9 October 1992

"What day is it?" asked Pooh. "It’s today,” squeaked Piglet. “My favourite day,” said Pooh

"What day is it?" asked Pooh. "It’s today,” squeaked Piglet. “My favourite day,” said Pooh

It's a beautiful world: Atafu Atoll, South Pacific