Why do we age?

Okay… spoiler alert! WE ARE ALL GETTING OLDER! Alright, I guess we all knew that no matter how much we are trying to avoid it. In our ongoing quest to look more youthful with all our anti-wrinkle creams and hair dyes to cover up those grey hairs, have you ever wondered why we age in […]

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Soph talks science turns 2!

Happy birthday to me. Happy birthday to me. Happy birthday to Soph talks science. Happy birthday to me. . . Another trip around the Sun completed. A huge 940,000,000 km travelled in 365.25 days at a ridiculous speed of 30 km/second. That’s as many seconds that are in 29.8 years! And in the time it’s […]

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A PhD update: 3 months to go

It only seems like yesterday that I got home from my PhD interview. A two and a half hour drive back to literally walk through the door and my phone starts ringing. A phone call from my now PhD supervisor offering my my PhD position. Now – I only have three months left before I […]

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Pondering life after the PhD

My time left as a PhD student is in the series of months now. Months! Not years! Months! I donโ€™t know where the time has gone. It feels like only yesterday that I was only half way through and still had 2 yearsโ€™ worth of research to go. But as well as finishing up in […]

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