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Road verges 'last refuge' for plants - conservation charity

Road verges 'last refuge' for plants - conservation charity

Sun, 23 Apr 2017 23:50:54 GMT

Roadsides are often littered with rubbish and weeds but they are havens for rare flowers.

Vlogger English with Lucy is teaching the world English from her bedroom

Vlogger English with Lucy is teaching the world English from her bedroom

Sat, 22 Apr 2017 11:52:10 GMT

Language teacher vlogger, although relatively unknown in Britain, is teaching the world English from her bedroom.

Computer hacker Adam Mudd attacked gaming websites

Computer hacker Adam Mudd attacked gaming websites

Fri, 21 Apr 2017 19:54:49 GMT

Cyber attacks on universities and gaming websites, including Minecraft, cost them millions, a court hears.

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What is reality? – Why I’m Marching for Science on Earth Day

What is reality? Back in my formative college years, my friends and I would indulge in many spontaneous gatherings, in which the question of “What is reality” occupied the stage front and center.  As consummate dabblers in multiplistic world views, we considered all conceivable answers, and chose none.  But time shuffled on, and so did […]

Computational Social Choice at a Glance

Over the last two decades, the computational social choice research community has grown from a handful of enthusiasts to hundreds of researchers, who have painted a beautiful picture of the interaction between collective decision making and computer science. Our work on the Handbook of Computational Social Choice was motivated by the desire to celebrate the field’s […]

Celebrating National Poetry Month: Yeats and Modern Poetry

I wrote Yeats and Modern Poetry because I think that W.B. Yeats (1865-1939) did more than any other poet to create something we recognise as ‘modern poetry’. Without Yeats, there might not be a ‘poetry month’ today. For me, T.S. Eliot is a much more academic poet than Yeats – which explains why Eliot is […]

Celebrating National Poetry Month: The Cambridge Companion to Postcolonial Poetry

The recent death of Derek Walcott, the most famous postcolonial poet, has been an enormous loss to poetry lovers around the world. The elegiac ending to his long poem Omeros came to mind: “I sang of quiet Achille, Afolabe’s son,” he says of his epic hero, an Afro-Caribbean fisherman “who never ascended in an elevator, […]

Putting Out Fire With Gasoline!

Over the last year things seem to have gone from bad to worse for the world’s climate. The election of billionaire property developer Donald Trump as the 45th President of the United States has presaged a new Dark Age of climate politics. In the opening few months of his Presidency, Trump has decreed the expansion […]

Freud & Thinking the ‘Future’ Part 1

I recently contributed a short entry for Fueling Culture: 101 Words for Energy and Environment (2017) called “Future.”  In it I outline the task of thinking the future in light of the crisis of capitalism and the catastrophe that is global warming.  Inspired by this work I am currently researching the philosophical significance of the […]