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Bring on the Yawns: Time to Expose Science’s “Dirty Little Secret”
Guest post by visiting fellow, Jeff Tamblyn, film maker and director of Kansas vs. Darwin. As a visiting fellow in the “Making Science Public” project, I’ve had a great first week at the University of Nottingham, filled by conversations with social science scholars and capped off with the events of May Fest – a day in ...
Your-Revision Song Contest
Well I am in the thick of exams at the moment – 1 down 3 to go! It was also the Eurovision song contest last weekend (so bad it’s good) which I LOVE and that was a lovely revision break. For me, the winners were Greece with this beauty ‘alcohol is free’: But I’m glad ...
Picturing Politics: the Boston Marathon bombings
Posted in Picturing Politics In this second post in the Picturing Politics series Dr Andrew Mumford looks at the recent bombings in Boston. He questions the impact that labelling the bombings ‘terrorism’ will have on our understanding of what constitutes an act of terrorism. Dr Mumford also looks at the implications of the bombings for US foreign ...