• Will Long

    I'm a second year student of Physics and Applied and Pure Maths. I hope to share awe-inspiring examples of maths and physics found in nature.

  1. What do ants have to do with quantum electrodynamics?

    The story of how ant-watching led to a Nobel Prize in Physics… A fine man of physics Ever since I was little, I’ve been fascinated by …

    blogs.unimelb.edu.au/sciencecommunication/2018/09/23/what-do-ants-have-to-do-with-quantum-electrodynamics

  2. This flower uses maths to reproduce

    Numbers and spirals Imagine you are given one simple task: arrange the seeds of a sunflower so that they maximise available surface area. How would you …

    blogs.unimelb.edu.au/sciencecommunication/2018/09/02/this-flower-uses-maths-to-reproduce

  3. Painting over the future with AR

    Through the Looking Glass In recent years, we have seen the emergence of a new category of smart electronic devices: wearable technologies. The wrist has been …

    blogs.unimelb.edu.au/sciencecommunication/2018/08/09/painting-over-the-future-with-ar