Monthly Archives: June 2011

2 Simple Facts — Lee Zi Yang

The Earth is smoother than a billiard ball The Earth may seem all bumpy and uneven, with molehills, mountains, trenches, buildings and what nots. But really if you shrank it to the size of a billiard ball, it’s smoother! The standard … Continue reading

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A Brief Look at Mirages – Li Kewei

From grim tales of that delusional oasis to legends of that mysterious ship in the sky, mirages have long captured the imagination and fascination of men. They are definitely amongst the most famous and fascinating of atmospheric optical phenomena. The … Continue reading

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