The Bigger Issue We’ve seen several photographs recently highlighting the trauma inflicted upon many animals due to the unprecedented rate of change in the world’s climatic systems (from the already iconic photo of a koala from the Australian bushfires to starving polar bears). This shocking imagery kicks our empathetic system into gear as we sympathise... Continue Reading →
The heavy panting of the ginger haired man reverberated into the foggy night. His legs demanded that he stop to give them time to rejuvenate, but the sharp and penetrating echos of the twigs that snapped merely metres behind him only perpetuated the adrenaline beating through his veins.
Perhaps the first good suggestion that Australia's education minister, Christopher Pyne, has made is the reintroduction of compulsory mathematics into our systems higher schooling education. Many of his idiotic plans in the past involved slashing any funding support for Australia's local university students - something that may have increased the cost of obtaining a degree fourfold - as... Continue Reading →
I've never been much of a reader. Well not until recently, anyway. Since embarking upon my avid reading experiences in the past year or so, the only books I would venture near were those that contained the facts of the universe (i.e. Non-Fiction/Science books). I never really saw any value in spending time reading about... Continue Reading →
So at the beginning of the year I decided to create my own science page on Facebook. I happened to have the brilliant idea about two weeks before beginning the semester, for which was going to be a difficult one (and still is, btw!). Needless to say, I became inundated with work and decided to... Continue Reading →
This is my very first blog... ever! Greetings people, let me introduce myself as the one and only Billy The Kid (only kidding, just Billy). So I'm currently completely my undergad in physics (hell yeah!), and that pretty much takes up most of my time I guess. However, I've decided to start a blog because... Continue Reading →