Tag: University of Bristol

knot theory

Knot Theory: The World Inside Your Shoe Laces

William Thomson once theorized that atoms were knots formed from ethereal vortices. He was wrong, but the successive research created knot theory and may shed light on the structure of proteins and DNA.  Thomson was...
Charles Darwin

Celebrate Evolution Day with Charles Darwin!

Evolution Day commemorates the initial publication of Charles Darwin's famous book, On the Origin of Species, on November 24th, 1859. The day is meant to be a celebration of Darwin's contributions to science and...