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February 8, 2015 • Uncategorized


Psychology »

When Cognition Fails


  So here I am driving in the outside lane of the motorway early in the morning… and… there’s… a… car… coming… straight… towards… me…   That was the situation I was faced with last week. Fortunately I’m still here to think about it, but think about it I have – from the point of… Read More ›

Education »

Student Conferences… An Admission


    I attended the British Conference for Undergraduate Research (BCUR) last week at Nottingham University. To be honest I can’t say I was looking forward to it – two days of listening to talks on topics I’m not professionally interested in would be bad enough… but two days of those talks being delivered by… Read More ›

General Musings »

In Defence of Geeks


I’m a bit of a geek –  I’m quite happy to admit it and so should anyone else be who has ever been called a geek.  Now the chances are that if you are reading this you are a bit of a geek as well.  Most people who find their way to this page are going… Read More ›