Author Archives: Isabel Ashman

TRAPPIST-1: An Exoplanet Home from Home?

With all the hype around the new discovery of 7 Earth-like planets around the ultra-cool dwarf star TRAPPIST-1, Isabel Ashman takes a look at the science behind the discovery and debates whether humans could ever visit these potentially habitable planets.

The Science behind Coffee

Izzy Ashman investigates the science behind the production of coffee and why it is one of the world’s favourite stimulants.