The Mystifying Case of the Missing Planets

The Mystifying Case of the Missing Planets

After the sun formed, the dust and gas left over from its natal cloud slowly swirled into the eight planets we have today. Small, rocky things clung close to the sun. Gigantic gas worlds floated in the system’s distant reaches. And around countless stars in the...
The board games turning science into playtime

The board games turning science into playtime

Science-themed board games are an increasingly popular way to learn about everything from atom building to colonising spaceWhen Elizabeth Hargrave created a board game inspired by her love of birdwatching, she had no expectation it would become a tabletop phenomenon....