• Homage to Quietanus

    by Jacques Mertzeisen & Jean-Pierre Luminet

    On a lost seventeenth-century astronomer.

    ( Short Notes / Volume 3, Issue 2 )

  • Montaigne, Peiresc, Gassendi, and Cassini

    The Provençal Humanists and Copernicus

    by Jean-Pierre Luminet

    On the reception of the Copernican system.

    ( Biography / Volume 2, Issue 4 )

  • It’s You, Again

    by Daniel Kleitman

    Are there an infinite number of local universes?

    ( Book Review / Volume 2, Issue 3 )

  • Good God!

    by Luke Barnes

    On poetic naturalism and the cosmos.

    ( Book Review / Volume 2, Issue 3 )

  • Across the Universe

    by Steven Wheeler

    LIGO’s detection of gravitational waves.

    ( Review Essay / Volume 2, Issue 2 )

  • The Holographic Universe

    by Jean-Pierre Luminet

    Resolving Hawking’s information paradox.

    ( Critical Essay / Volume 2, Issue 1 )

  • Ptolemy versus Copernicus

    by Frank Tipler & Wesley Bollinger

    Tycho’s observations and comparisons between the two systems.

    ( Critical Essay / Volume 1, Issue 3 )

  • Dust

    by Umberto Cannella

    Cosmic inflation and the BICEP2 disappointment.

    ( Critical Notes / Volume 1, Issue 3 )

  • Interstellar Science

    by Jean-Pierre Luminet

    Assessing the scientific accuracy of a blockbuster.

    ( Film Review / Volume 1, Issue 2 )

  • Al-Ghazali, Ulugh Beg and Taqi al-Din

    A Natural History of Curiosity

    by David Berlinski

    The pinnacles of medieval Arabic astronomy.

    ( Biography / Volume 1, Issue 2 )