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Swarms of living things? Human beings? Heaven and earth? None of this is real. Not really.
What there really is, for science, are only things made up of smaller things made up of smaller things made up of smaller things.
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Evidently I forgot to post one of these roundups last week, so here’s two weeks’ worth of writing all at once! Also, I have a new sticker design you can order, for those of you (like me) who don’t willingly run for exercise, but want to feel you’ve accomplished something anyway. 499 more words
(OK, it’s Halloween, but I don’t have anything particularly Halloweeny to write about. Have a story about ghostly dark matter instead.)
Dark matter is the most annoying stuff in the Universe (or maybe second only to people who… 1,022 more words
The phrase ‘How science works’ (HSW) was introduced into the national curriculum in 2006, making an appearance in the revision of key stage 4. The national curriculum was revisited for key sage 3 in 2008 and the term ‘How Science Works’ was again introduced also. 243 more words