Category Archives: Science

Out, for The Count

Last month, just at the very end, I discovered that Friends of the Earth were in the middle of running a citizen science project called the ‘Great British Bee Count‘. It is an initiative to raise public (and subsequently government) … Continue reading

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Wordless Wednesday – Shine a Light

Cambridge e-Luminate 2017  (10-15th February)

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Short days and carols in the dark

Each year after the Wimpole Hall afternoon Christmas party a group of enthusiasts go on down to the basement chapel to sing carols, a cappella style. One of the best things is that the event starts out in dusky light … Continue reading

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Wordless Wednesday – The upside down world in raindrops

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Wordless Wednesday – Surface tension and hydrophobic leaves

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Wordless Wednesday – Still here after Monday’s Super Harvest Blood moon

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