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Mummies revealed

On a chilly December morning in 2014, some casualties arrived at Royal Brompton Hospital in London. Nothing unusual in that, yet these (already deceased) individuals were no ordinary patients. 954 more words

Wellcome Collection

The Reading Room: 4th Visit

4th Visit: 7th April 2015

I’m pretty sure this was the day when I went to the coffee morning. I didn’t film any video as I was waiting for the microphone and so just had coffee with some people from the village and some of the trustees, took notes from the conversations and listened to the history they told me. 169 more words


New Yorker Cover for Aug 3, 2015

“It sure would be nice to get over a Manhattan traffic jam with one big leap on a skateboard,” Mark Ulriksen says about his cover for this week’s issue.


Help Fund My Robot Army!

An anthology of science fiction/fantasy stories told in the form of fictional kickstarter crowdfunding pitches, using the components (and restrictions) of the format to tell the story. 105 more words

Art & Culture

The Value of a Me Space (and of decorating a rental)

Ok- so this is going to be a rather indulgent post. Some will say the content is completely unrealistic for many an average aussie household- but it’s my house and my blog, and I’m sure there’s at least a handful of others with the same situation as me to apply to. 506 more words