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  • If a Tree Falls in Haiti, Does it Make a Sound?

    Nov 9, 2012 10:42

    If a Tree Falls in Haiti, Does it Make a Sound?

    The philosopher George Berkeley once came up with the famous thought experiment: “If a tree falls in a forest and no one is around to hear it, does it make a sound?” This riddle makes you think about what we consider to be reality. Technically sound consists only of vibration, […]

     
  • “Skyfall” – Film Review

    Oct 26, 2012 22:03

    “Skyfall” – Film Review

    Towards the end of the Pierce Brosnan run of Bond films there was a feeling, by some, that the series had gotten cheesy and tired. Bond bedding numerous women, playing with ridiculous gadgets and supplying a drip feed of puns to coincide with every henchman he killed had gotten rather […]

     
  • “Sinister” – Film Review

    Oct 18, 2012 17:11

    “Sinister” – Film Review

    I’ve heard a lot of hype about the newly released film Sinister, so of course I jumped at the chance to watch it in the cinema (making it the first ‘scary’ movie I’ve ever seen on the big screen). This supernatural horror thriller comes from the producer of Paranormal Activity (a film that […]

     
  • Tax – An avoidable cost rather than a return to society

    Oct 17, 2012 11:50

    Tax – An avoidable cost rather than a return to society

    There have been many recent highlighted cases in the news of the abuse of the UK tax system. Whereby wealthy individuals or large corporations seem to be paying less tax than you would expect. The most recent case that has caught my attention is Starbucks, the second largest chain restaurant/cafe […]

     
  • Britain Can Deliver – Cameron’s Conservative Conference Speech

    Oct 11, 2012 8:29

    Britain Can Deliver – Cameron’s Conservative Conference Speech

    Last week Ed Miliband made an excellent keynote speech at the Labour Party conference in Manchester. He spoke in a very relatable manner about a united nation, coming together to succeed, he called us “friends”, he made us laugh and he managed to convey the idea that he was the […]

     
  • Red Dwarf X: The Brand New Smegging Series – TV Review

    Oct 8, 2012 12:22

    Red Dwarf X: The Brand New Smegging Series – TV Review

    If you’ve ever watched the British broadcasting channel “Dave”, then you’ve no doubt heard a lot about a little thing called Red Dwarf. The sci-fi comedy show started back in the late 80′s, and since then amassed a significant cult following, and eventually reached an end in 1999. Well, after […]

     
 
 
 
 
  • Ella Janes EP Review

    Ella Janes EP Review

    Nov 5, 2012 12:50

    EP Cover; Copyright Ella Janes A musical frisson is the shivering sensation said to sometimes wash over you when you listen to a particularly...

     
 
 
 

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