It received 848,576 visitors in 2011 seeking information about science or history, 45% of whom were under 25 and 56% from the USA. This is a prime target audience for a wide range of goods and services, especially education.
The site (historyoftheuniverse.com)
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Since 1998 the site has been offering a coherent and inter-linked overview of where we came from (sometimes called “Big History”), explaining in simple terms a wide range of sciences including cosmology, astronomy, planetary science, molecular biology, evolution and anthropology.
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Penny Press Ltd
The website is written and published by independent British publishing house Penny Press (http://www.pennypress.co.uk) was founded in Coventry in 1998. It publishes information about the history of the Universe, develops websites, produces eBooks and creates IT systems through its subsidiary Penny Systems www.pennysystems.co.uk
The site was written by British author Wyken Seagrave. His other publications include The Cosmic Monopole, first volume of Time Crystal (http://www.timecrystal.co.uk) which tells the history of the universe as a work of fiction.
Wyken won the Coventry Writer’s Group Most Promising Author Award in 2010.
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Penny Press publish of books, podcasts, on-line games and websites connected with the history of the Universe and introductions to basic science.
We passionately believe we should all know where we came from and how we relate to the Universe around us.