Slices of PI

A series of fun, monthly dispatches about science designed for social sharing.

Quantum mechanics has a reputation for being one of the trickiest subjects to wrap one’s brain around. But there’s plenty…
/Feb 15, 2018
A touch of luck sometimes nudges the scientific process in interesting directions.
/Jan 18, 2018
Five, seven, and five / The structure of a haiku / Here’s some on physics.
/Nov 23, 2017
Recognize women who changed science with this free collection of print-at-home posters.
/Oct 18, 2017
Lasers are everywhere. They scan our groceries, fix our vision, level our crookedly hung paintings, cut metal, blast Imperial stormtroopers,…
/Sep 13, 2017
Fun facts to dazzle your friends while the solar eclipse dazzles millions.
/Aug 17, 2017
Perhaps the most amazing thing about our universe is that humans are capable of figuring out how it works. While…
/Aug 04, 2017
Canadians are a notoriously humble bunch, and we tend not to toot our collective horn about our achievements. (Sorry about…
/Jun 30, 2017
The true power of science is that it perpetually refines our understanding based on new evidence.
/Apr 26, 2017