Cosmology, education, Science

Voices from the Distant Stars – The Story of a Pulsar

In space no one can hear you scream, or can they? Actually, we hear a lot from space.  We just need the right set of ears. And for a long time we have listened to the stars, and every once in a while, we hear something that might just be something special. A regular pattern… Continue reading Voices from the Distant Stars – The Story of a Pulsar

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education, medicine, Science

Can You Really Trust Health Journalism? Think Like A Scientist.

Newspapers often give completely contradictory health advice. It’s difficult enough to keep track of what is supposed to be healthy, without papers changing their minds the whole time. Unless you have training in Science or access to the original source material, you often must take a newspapers interpretation at face value. But this can often… Continue reading Can You Really Trust Health Journalism? Think Like A Scientist.

biology, education, evolution, medicine, psychology

Why Do Things Scare Us? What Makes Your Heart Beat? Inside; Fear Explained.

Something had come from the darkness. Something unfamiliar, maybe dangerous. Wait no, certainly dangerous. Something inside me saw teeth, claws, my imminent evisceration at the whim of something ancient and devilish. Why did I think this, and why was my heart beating so fast?

biology, chemistry, education, physics, Science

Should A Chair Fear Your Bottom? Well Actually, Science Says No.

Whilst sitting across from an empty seat, you can quickly begin to wonder who may sit opposite you. With a global population of around 7.6 billion people, it could be just anyone. The chances are that you may not know them or the story of their lives. But more than likely, they have a bum. And for a chair, their entire life is about waiting for the next one. But should a chair worry about being sat on?

education, motivation, psychology

Fed Up Of Feeling Sad? Learn The Trick To True Happiness. Stop Waiting, Start Doing.

What you are is not a job. It is not a document, or a bank account. It is not soul, your diet or your friends. These are just measurements we give ourselves to place a value on our existence. But we exist in mind, and indeed purpose, regardless of these things. To live in the knowledge that you are following your purpose, that honest dreams, stripped of all accolade, is the true process of self actualisation. It does not require applause or award, the pleasure is in the doing.

blog, education, experience

Feel Like You Are Blogging Into A Canyon? You Aren’t Alone. What It Really Feels Like To Begin A Blog.

So you have done the research. Found your niche. Decided that this is about 'passion' and not profit. Perhaps you have followed a few of the leaders in your field, emailed a few journals and gone as far as to decide a timetable. You have searched through web builders, domains and paid the fees. Now… Continue reading Feel Like You Are Blogging Into A Canyon? You Aren’t Alone. What It Really Feels Like To Begin A Blog.

biology, chemistry, Cosmology, education, physics, Science

Are You Eating? Good! But Did You Know You Are Violating Cosmic Law?

First there was the Big Bang. Then, a few years later, there is the Big Mac. The future of our Universe is much like that of a Big Mac; to eventually decompose to nothingness. But you, at least for a while, can prevent that using the very energy a Big Mac delivers. How? Well within… Continue reading Are You Eating? Good! But Did You Know You Are Violating Cosmic Law?

Cosmology, education, Science

Do You Want To Understand The Universe? It Can Be As Simple As This. Inside; Become An Internet Explorer

We tell stories of the universe, but the universe has infinitely more to tell us.

activism, education, politics

Fed Up Of Politics? Wish That Others Could See The Truth? These Big 5 Questions May Be Your Answer.

With Brexit causing controversy and recent leadership concerns within the Conservative Party some may question the legitimacy of British politics. And none more so than the youth. As a fierce debate rages online over the legality and validity of voting at age 16, serious calls are being made to consider lowering the age of voting.… Continue reading Fed Up Of Politics? Wish That Others Could See The Truth? These Big 5 Questions May Be Your Answer.