Unless I want to connect a Blue Ray Player to my TV. Is there any advantage of having a 1080i TV over a 740p? I've been told that all HD broadcasts are in 740p and that there are no plans by any UK...
I always thought that at the Spring (and Autume) Equinox the lenght of the day and night would be exactly the same. However, I noticed that the published sun/rise set times showed a difference of a...
Why has a current British national not flown in space with NASA? When I see pictures of all the Shuttle astronauts they have flags of various nations on their sleeves, but never the Union Flag.
If you buy a Pedigree dog that you want just as a pet and it will not be for breeding stock or showing. Is there any point in paying for the Kennel Club registration?
After all these years, are there any photographs taken from telescopes on Earth, Lunar orbiting satellites or Hubble that actually show any artefacts from the Moon landings? If not, why not?
I can understand how natural selection and a large gene pool leads to an "improved" species. But why is it that a fixed gene pool leads to "degeneration"? Why...
I understand that the Channel Islands are not part of the United Kingdom but are covered by it's "Protection". If so, what do they pay towards the current UK's military budget?
When I turn the dimmer down on my light switch, am I saving electricity or is it just being wasted in a resistor?
If Oblers Paradox is not true (ie why is the night sky not bright?). How is it that our most powerful telescopes can see almost to the edge of the Universe and the start of time and it's still dark?
If the vacuum of space is nothing, how can it have a temperature and if it has, how can it be measured?
What would happen to the human body if exposed to the vacuum of space
How did the Romans manage to multiply and divide with their numbering system?
Why don't Venus and Mars have magnetic fields whereas the Earth and Mercury do?
Why if I shake up a can of beer before opening it does it foam up? After all the temperature has not changed and the pressure in the can is the same.
Does anyone know of a fish and chip shop in Lincolnshire that still cooks using lard instead of the oil based rubbish that most use these days?
Why does the Moon look so much larger when it is near the horizon?