What do we know about our Universe? And could there be more than one?

General relativity, Einstein's rise to international stardom, and his legacy.

Read about the rocky road to one of Einstein's greatest achievements: the general theory of relativity, which celebrates its centenary this year.

How longitude presented one of the greatest problems in history.

Why the North Star tells you your latitude.

What are global coordinates?

The mathematical problem with turbulence.

If you are a flower then April is allegedly the cruellest month, but if you are a student of any sort then I'm sure you would have picked June.