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The past month

So … almost two months since i last posted something. I have been writing but on a personal level being stuff that isn’t for sharing, fit for destruction. 165 more words

Victorian Illustrated Shakespeare Archive launched by @CardiffUni PhD Student

This week Michael John Goodman launched the Victorian Illustrated Shakespeare Archive. This is a valuable resource featuring over 3000 illustrations from the four major illustrated editions of Shakespeare’s Complete Works in the Victorian period. 95 more words


The Basic Guide to Studying in the UK: First Week Abroad

I find that going abroad to study has become an increasingly popular option amongst students, and why wouldn’t it be? Not only would you be able to expose yourself to other cultures, you learn to be more independent. 974 more words


Does the carrier bag charge make us more green?

Why does charging for carrier bags encourage environmentally-friendly behaviour, but other initiatives do not? This is the question being posed here by Lorraine Whitmarsh, Professor of Environmental Psychology in the… 691 more words

Economy And Business

Clearing Advice for Physics and Astronomy Applicants!

Today’s the day! This year’s A-level results are out today, Thursday 18th August, with the consequent scramble as students across the country to confirm places at university. 190 more words


Large human brain evolved as a result of 'sizing each other up' -ESIST

The brains of humans enlarged over time thanks to our sizing up the competition, say scientists.

Credit: © danheighton / Fotolia

Humans have evolved a disproportionately large brain as a result of sizing each other up in large cooperative social groups, researchers have proposed. 376 more words