A mural found in a Pompeii bathouse depicting a threesome involving two men and a woman. Source: Wikimedia Commons, Marcus Cyron

It is no secret that same-sex relations were a common thing in the city of ancient Rome. This, in my mind at least, is a little bit surprising to learn. We associate intolerance to others as a hallmark trait to prior or ‘less civilised’ societies (a label the Romans would…

An image of Europa taken by the Galileo spacecraft. Source: Wikimedia Commons, NASA/JPL/DLR

Further into our solar system the Gas Giant of Jupiter tears through the universe, much like our own Earth. Also, much like our own planet Jupiter is orbited itself, but where we only have a single moon Jupiter has up to 79! …

An asteroid known as OSIRIS-REx, imaged using the Hubble telescope. Source:NASA/Goddard/University of Arizona

1,113,527.

That is the number of known asteroids according to NASA. In recent years we have seen an explosion of high-tech space-faring technology and a resurgence in humanities gaze towards the stars. In 2017 NASA started the Artemis program, the first program since the Apollo missions aimed at putting humanity…

I needed a cover photo but this might honestly be the worst thing I have ever made

Hi all, this article is going to be bit different, I’m after your opinions here. Usually, when I write about climate change it is me sharing my opinions or just ranting about a topic and engaging with the community after the fact, but in this instance I am at a…

A view of the Catskill area. Source: Mark Fickett, Wikimedia Commons.

New York City provides water for some 10 million people when including those that live in the suburbs, back in the late 90s they were faced with the issue of depredating water quality due to poor land use and agriculture, and so were faced with two options: they could filter…

Jordan Fearn

Currently pursuing my Master’s Degree in Physics, I have a keen interest in history, science, and climate change.

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