• Sachin De Silva

    I'm an undergraduate student majoring in Physics and completing a diploma in Applied Maths. My passion for understanding the Universe and it's deepest mysteries has been growing for as long as I can remember. I took this subject so that I may learn to express this passion more effectively to others around me.

  1. You’re Really Glowing Today

    The ‘Trinity’ nuclear detonation test in 1945. Source: United States Department of Energy via Wikipedia Commons. On July 16th, 1945, The United States of America conducted “Trinity” – …

    blogs.unimelb.edu.au/sciencecommunication/2017/10/22/youre-really-glowing-today

  2. In Pursuit of Consciousness

    Since the dawn of modern science, humanity has sought a fundamental understanding of the Universe. Bearing the fruits of this surprisingly successful pursuit, each generation has …

    blogs.unimelb.edu.au/sciencecommunication/2017/10/15/in-pursuit-of-consciousness

  3. Nihilism: The Triumph of Science

    My (sort of) Near Death Experience Upon hearing the words ‘Kuala Lumpur’, images of twin towers and incredible food are the furthest things from my mind. …

    blogs.unimelb.edu.au/sciencecommunication/2017/09/29/nihilism-the-triumph-of-science