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How *not* to approach your doctoral viva exam. Or indeed your research.

If there were a league table of cool places to do doctoral degrees, it would have to be topped by Finland. It’s the only place I know where you are given a top hat and a sword on graduation (see picture), which is rather like being transformed into a rather elegant academic Ninja. 1,517 more words

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1 in 100: A Human Decency Principle (With Special Thanks to Mark H. Hendricks)

I have never met Mark H. Hendricks, but he just became my new favorite person. As far as I am concerned, he is a glowing beacon of humanity in a very dark, dark world of idiots and imbeciles. 870 more words

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