Binary sunset
Science / Space

Binary sunset

It’s one of those really super iconic images. Two suns in the sky, both moving toward sunset. That would require a planetary system — well, at least¬†one planet — orbiting two stars at once in a binary system. Is it possible? Fortunately for fans of both the iconic scene and scientific accuracy, yes, it looks … Continue reading

A glimpse at my dissertation: tuberculosis in the modern world
Biology / Health / Medicine / Science

A glimpse at my dissertation: tuberculosis in the modern world

I’m in my last year of my biology degree, so it’s dissertation time! So I thought I’d give you all a taste of what I’m writing about. The title is “Ways forward in the prevention and treatment of multi-drug resistant tuberculosis”. People have this idea that tuberculosis is a disease of the past, relevant for … Continue reading