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Wednesday February 1st, 2012

Atlant's Column - February 2012

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'Atlant's Column' is the new online section produced in collaboration with science writer Atlant Bieri. Articles are published monthly.

"Atlant's Column highlights complex scientific facts - from an understandable and surprisingly beautiful perspective", explains Martin Oeggerli.


The Mechanical Muscle

My grandfather was a mechanical engineer. He could spend hours poring over a technical problem. At some point he sat down at his drawing board and drew the solution with a sharp pencil and a ruler. However, his favourite problem he had never solved: How do you build a muscle? Until this day, no engineer in the world knows the answer to this question... continue reading 'Atlant's Column' on Micronaut.ch!

Upcoming Exhibitions

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The 'International Images for Science Exhibition' is proving very popular and opens soon as part of the Edinburgh International Science Festival 2012 7 February - 15 April 2012).

We are delighted to announce that the exhibition will also be showing at the Palace of Westminster - House of Commons (4-9 February 2012) and The Royal Albert Hall (27 February - 25 March), later this month.

Image of the Month

The new 'Image of the Month' is now on display. check it out!

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