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What is the Scientific Method?

Twitter sent me this video about the scientific method yesterday, so I thought I’d share it via this blog.

The term Scientific Method is one that I find it difficult to define satisfactorily, despite having worked in science for over 25 years. 484 more words

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A Model Astronomer

After a very busy working weekend I have neither the time nor the energy for a proper blog post, do here’s something I found on my phone. 35 more words

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When random doesn't seem random..

A few months have passed since I last won a dictionary as a prize in the Independent Crossword competition. That’s nothing remarkable in itself, but since my average rate of dictionary accumulation has been about one a month over the last few years, it seems a bit of a lull.  1,348 more words

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A First Author Paper

I thought I’d take a few minutes to celebrate the fact that the first first-author paper by my PhD student here at the University of Sussex, Mateja Gosenca, has… 175 more words

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Science, Art and The Song of the Lyre Bird

I’ve posted this before but I thought I would do so again, just because it’s so marvellous.

I wonder what you felt as you watched it?  1,182 more words

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