I realise that many people are better able than me to deal with an approaching deadline. I understand it’s something to do with my personality type that I work best under the pressure of them looming over me. Douglas Adam’s quote therefore seems so apt: “I love deadlines. I love the whooshing noise they make… Read More Whoosh . . .
“You know what a learning experience is? A learning experience is one of those things that says, ‘You know that thing you just did? Don’t do that’.” Douglas Adams (The Salmon of Doubt)
Scientists at the Savitribai Phule Pune University in India have discovered the Saraswati supercluster of galaxies. At over 650 million light years across, it’s one of the largest structures in the universe. Read about their story of discovery in New Scientist. It feels humbling sometimes to remember the place we hold in the universe. As… Read More Big. Really big …
“It is a well-known fact that those people who must want to rule people are, ipso facto, those least suited to do it… anyone who is capable of getting themselves made President should on no account be allowed to do the job” (The wonderful) Douglas Adams