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Exhibition: The Generous Georgian, Dr Richard Mead

The Foundling Museum’s next major exhibition is a celebration of the physician, collector, and connoisseur, Dr Richard Mead (1673-1754).  Mead was an early benefactor of the Foundling Hospital, which was set up in 1739 by the sea captain… 169 more words


'Dock Ellis and the LSD No No' by James Blagden

Ah! the experimental seventies! This funny short animated doc gives an account of what its like to play baseball under the influence of mind altering drugs. 29 more words


The Overconfidence Effect

The Confidence of Committee

Remember, they were confident the Titanic was unsinkable.

‟The virus is simply that: A virus. We know it is not airborne and can live outside the body for some time. 1,111 more words

Fiction- Literary Fiction

NUS Medicine D & D - Soiree de Capitale

D & D seems like a dreadfully troublesome affair, what with the dress shopping, props making, manicures and etc girly bimbotic stuff females are supposed to do. 439 more words


To Vape (in Spanish)

The use of electronic cigarettes has produced this new term. Although tobacco-related artifacts have a history that goes back many centuries, now it is frequent to hear or read the new verb to vape, widely accepted by its use. 124 more words