Nigel has published articles in newspapers and magazines around the world – some 1000 articles, in 27 different languages.

Recent major articles:

NASA says the hardy spaceprobe Voyager 1 has left the Solar System: Nigel’s  article in New Scientist magazine makes the case that it’s not there yet…

Articles also published in:

  • Sunday Times
  • Guardian
  • Observer
  • Independent
  • New Scientist
  • World Focus
  • Sky & Telescope
  • Astronomy
  • Bild der Wissenschaft
  • Weltwoche
  • World Press Review
  • Newton (Japan)
  • UNESCO Courier


Nigel’s authoritative contributions have also been commissioned by many leading encyclopedias and other reference works.

  • Encyclopedia Brittanica
  • Longman’s New Universal Dictionary
  • Reader’s Digest World Atlas
  • Reader’s Digest How Is It Done?
  • Encyclopedia of Astronomy and Space

Research papers:

In addition, Nigel has published research papers on subjects ranging from radio astronomy to volcanic eruptions; from science communication to astronomy in prehistoric times:

  • Monthly Notices of the Royal Astronomical Society
  • Journal of Vulcanology and Geothermal Research
  • Journal of Physics
  • European Journal of Physics
  • British Archaeological Reports

Nigel’s articles often cover the nuts and bolts of the Cosmos!
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