Even though I have retired from day to day physics teaching I still intend attending courses when I can. On Wednesday 15th February I was luckily able to attend a presentation on a new initiative, Astro Academy: Principia, by the National space academy held at the Royal Astronomical Society. https://www.ras.org.uk/ http://nationalspaceacademy.org/ The National Space Academy […]Read more "Astro Academy: Principia"
A disadvantage of being married is that I sometimes have to go to things that I would rather not, such as opera (although I usually get a pair of earrings out of it – https://www.coventgarden.london/shopping/les-neredies). Now when I was younger I didn’t mind so much but my patience seems to have decreased with age and […]Read more "Opera"
February 11th If you read my last post you may have realised that my blog will not just be about physics now. Please don’t assume that this is because I am fed up with physics. This is absolutely not the case. You will find that most of my posts will still be about this wonderful […]Read more "February the 11th 2017"
For most of my life I have battled depression. The overwhelming cause has been the feeling of inadequacy but today I realised that the cause now is the state of the world around me. I try thinking that I have more years behind me than in front and that I have no children but then […]Read more "Depression"