Some scientists left their laser alone all day, and this is what happened

That's right, I've been learning about generating clickbait! Taking a break from my usual jumble-sale philosophy and eclectic-humour-based blogging (that's right, this is generally supposed to be funny), this time there's a dose of Science for your enjoyment. It's unusual academic practice but a colleague and I recently wrote a paper together. An enjoyable and … Continue reading Some scientists left their laser alone all day, and this is what happened

The Unreasonableness of The Average Tea Drinker

Like many people my insides were forced to convulse this week by an American guide to brewing British Tea. Repeated below for your horror. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=G0j13qYUqXU Beyond controversial Now you expect ol' grumpy Southern Oatcake to go on a 15 paragraph monologue on how this is the latest reason to escape from American cultural oppression. But … Continue reading The Unreasonableness of The Average Tea Drinker