Dr Who’s Complications

I’ve just attended a media broadcast short course for academics at the university delivered by Steve Dyson. It’s my second course with him (I went to a writing for the …

Black Mirror and Turing Test

I have been watching the pilot of different Netflix’s series lately and last week I watched, by mistake, the first episode of the second seasonĀ of Black Mirror. If you didn’t …

Smashing Plastic

I have just stumbled with the Hydraulic Press Channel in YouTube. It is just mesmerising to see how different materials react to being squeezed. Here is a nice one with …

Nobel Prize of Physics 2016 for Topological Phases

The Nobel Prize Organisation has just awarded Kosterlitz, Thouless and Haldane for their work on Condensed Matter/Statistical Physics. The awarded work concerns their contributions to identifications of topological phase transitions. …