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To Sing Is to Survive

I thought I was going to die. I was clinging to the side of the boat, absolutely sure that this was it. We were on a ferry from Naples to Capri, in what could reasonably be called a tempest, because my friends and I had thought it would be romantic to spend Christmas on the island of Capri. 357 more words


Which turbulence model should I use ?

CFD softwares offer several different turbulence models which have their own distinct strengths and weaknesses depending on the simulation. Their variety might be deterrent at first but knowing how to choose the appropriate model will help you obtain convergence quicker and avoid divergence issues. 314 more words


A little bit of sociology of science?

I recently published a paper on turbulence in discs around young stars. The basic conclusion was that turbulence tends to inhibit, rather than promote, a potential planet formation process. 449 more words



When the sun has turned a lookable red
Through the black branches of a tree
A perfect circular orb and yet
Plunging down to sea… 50 more words


A Wall of Separation

Understand this.

That I am afraid of the sunshine that sticks to my forehead often

ringing darkness as its ghost, or the beam of the heavy eyelid… 158 more words


Plane Talk

At any one point in time I can be one or more of these travellers worrying about my flight arriving in time for me to make my connection, annoyed by the big burly man next to me taking up the armrest, listening to my… 1,087 more words


My Insides Conflict

A serious bone of contention is how to ensure that all my words are in tune with your mind but little did I know that it was all a fallacy, as far as reasoning is concerned. 279 more words

Head Space