Science Christmas Challenge 2017 – The Winners

Science Christmas Challenge 2017 – The Winners

As a bit of festive science fun this year, I set you TWO challenges in a previous blog post and in an Instagram post! Challenge 1 was to come up with your own science inspired Christmas Carol & Challenge 2 was to show me your Christmas lab decorations - and I have not been disappointed. [...]

How to scientifically have your birthday cake… and eat it!

How to scientifically have your birthday cake… and eat it!

Today is my birthday! I was okay turning 25, but 26 feels like I should be a 'fully functional adulting adult', when in fact I'm still a broke student! But that doesn't mean I'm not going to celebrate and have a day full of bubbly, cake, hopefully a few little gifts, more food and the [...]

Lets go Christmas Carolling – science style..

Lets go Christmas Carolling – science style..

Throughout the whole of November, whenever I have had the radio on in the lab, there has basically been Christmas songs on repeat! Now I'm one of those people that believe that Christmas cheer shouldn't start until December - bah humbug, I know! - especially as I'm a December baby too! But this week, I'm [...]