On the most depressing day of the year, could you be happy?
I moved office this week and even though I did take the opportunity to get rid of some stuff, I … More
As the Bank Holiday Monday approached I wondered how I would spend this wonderful free extra ‘me’ time. I had … More
‘I’ve stopped watching the news’ said my friend. I was appalled! I always watch the news on a daily basis … More
Often collaboration isn’t about having a research idea and then looking for collaborators but rather it can be by talking to others that ideas for collaboration come about.
At a recent ‘Managing yourself and your PhD course’ I asked attendees to list their issues. The second biggest issue … More
I was appalled by two recent reports in the news of women treating other women appallingly. Women in very professional … More
For a festival of peace and goodwill it seems to manage to create a lot of stress and hardship. So … More
The gang were stumped. Researchers kept joining the university and then vanished into thin air! Was there some dark laboratory … More
As another birthday looms (tomorrow! eek) , I again take the opportunity to reflect on the last year and make … More