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Blog from inside Marks' Basement 4/10/2016

Today, on Python I learnt how to create a quiz using strings, imports and variables. I also made a mistake (which was involving a colon) it enabled me to complete my quiz on capital cities!


monster movies

The weekend is finally here people, time to gorge your tired mind on beer and vacant entertainments full of subliminal messages that control your actions via a variety of sicky glowing screens. 307 more words

Supersonic Festival

That first kick!

So let’s go back a little, last Wednesday in fact. We were on holidays and Carla had been feeling a lot of kicks. I decided to put my hand on her belly, just in case. 151 more words

Same-sex Parents

As the hit children’s property celebrates its 30th anniversary, Phiney Pet and The Rodnik Band come on board for an exclusive fashion line.

BAFTA award-winning kids’ character, Pingu is celebrating its 30th anniversary with a waddle into the world of fashion. 219 more words


From Symmetry: "The $100 muon detector"


By Laura Dattaro

Spencer Axani

A doctoral student and his adviser designed a tabletop particle detector they hope to make accessible to budding young engineering physicists. 1,022 more words


From IceCube: "Rethinking PINGU, a world-class instrument for neutrino oscillation studies"

IceCube South Pole Neutrino Observatory

15 Jul 2016
Sílvia Bravo

IceCube is usually presented as the world’s largest neutrino detector. And it is. But IceCube is much more, it is a multipurpose instrument detecting neutrinos from around 10 GeV to PeV and above. 831 more words

Basic Research