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The Royal Society Partnership Grants
At the risk of looking too far ahead, let me tell you about The Royal Society Partnership Grants that have to be applied for in the autumn term. 57 more words


Door-mats and penumbras: Hooke's contributions to the English Language

One of the many fascinations of the online Oxford English Dictionary is the list of most frequent contributors – those whose writing has provided the compilers with the first evidence of words, first evidence of a particular meaning, and total number of quotations.* We all know that Shakespeare coined a huge number of words (1582, according to… 994 more words

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Climate Change is real

Unfortunately, in my opinion, the discussion around climate change needs to begin by explaining that it exists. It took decades for the science behind the dangers of smoking to penetrate into the general consensus. 100 more words

Climate Change

Ordered Universe at the Royal Society

Tom, Hannah and Giles have been invited to give a public lecture at the Royal Society, London, which will take place this coming Friday, 1.00-2.00 in the… 293 more words

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