Attempt the impossible in order to improve your work.
— Bette Davis

Recent Picks

"All Motion is an Illusion" - Zeno

Philosophy | Adamya Paretha

Zeno, like your average Greek philosopher, loved to come up with grand statements and theories that people second guess the world in which they live in. 

 

The Great Roar of Time

Paleontology | Adam Lau

As the Jurassic period ended, the long-anticipated shift in time had materialised and welcomed the age of the biggest dinosaurs and creatures to ever walk the Earth.

 

Be.

Creative | Larry Lagrue - WisforDuck

Replace hate with love,
Swap bad for good.
Don't do what you have to do

 

How is China Challenging the USA as the World's Main Superpower?

Economics | Vedant Nair

A superpower is a very powerful and influential nation.

 

What is an English Degree & What is it good for?

English B.A. to Creative Writing | Debbie Aruta

There are several reasons why you would get your English degree, but let’s concentrate on what it is.

 

Maths In Action Lectures 2017: Review

Maths In Action | Ifeatu Obiora

I was fortunate enough to attend a series of maths lectures on Thursday the 30th of November.

 

Sublime

Creative | Larry Lagrue - WisforDuck

The way your eyelashes flutter
Like ribbons in the wind
The rise and fall of the outline of your lips

 

A-Level Politics Conference 2017 Summary

A-Level Politics | Eshan Patel

The day started off with John Bercow, where he discussed his role as the speaker of the house.

 

Why You (Don't) Like Parma Violets

Science | Liness Thavaraja 

Our flavour perception is about 80% reliant on out perception of smells at how we actually smell.

 


Interview Blog Sessions

Founder & Director of Music & Earth International Priya Parrotta | Life as an author

Having a strong passion for music, the environment and writing, Founder & Director of Music & the Earth International Priya Parrotta, reveals her experiences as an author along with advice for aspiring young writers.

 

Designer of The Oregon Trail Philip Bouchard Talks about Technology

The Oregon Trail. Thought to be one the most successful educational games, was first developed in 1971. Lead designer of the game, Philip Bouchard fully describes his experiences with building such a masterpiece which would go on to have a long-lasting legacy of more than 40 years.

 

Mike Mish Shedlock Discusses Life as an Investment Advisor

Being a registered investment advisor representative for SitkaPacific Capital Management, Mike also runs his own global economics blog where he writes and talks about economics issues and events from an Austrian Economics point of view. Here, he discusses his life as an investment advisor along with advice and tips for economics students. 

 


Popular

Poetica

Poetic Existence | Christian Lopez

A splash of life against the backdrop of a barren barrier; droplets of color race across the divide, halting in old age.

 

Britain in Yemen

Society | Shakeel Ahmed

One of the Middle East’s poorest countries (at a collapsing GDP growth of -9.8%), Yemen finds itself at the epicentre of a dire conflict and civil war.

 

Economics of Elon Musk

Business and Economics | Adamya Paretha

Most of Elon Musk’s ideas are based on simple economics, simply supplying the people with what they demand, in a right and proper manner.

 

WeChat Pay: The Payment Phenomenon in China

Society | Jimmy Shi

It’s difficult to describe WeChat since no app in the Western World alone can do all the things it does.

 

Your Degree Does not Define You!

Society | Aditya Ravindrakumar

What can a degree do for you? It is, in essence, a piece of paper that a university has provided.

 

Parliamentary Sovereignty

In Short | Nayshil Patel

Sovereignty is one of the most controversial ideas in political science and international law. In the UK, the Houses of Parliament have sovereignty. 

 

Black

Laurence Lagrue

If you look deep enough into the dark,
You'll see reflections of your soul.
Keep staring, and you'll find yourself

 

The Choice

Creative | Noma Kim

Which am I?

The lawyer or the soldier?

 

The Thriving Titans

History and Paleontology | Adam Lau

The rise of the Jurassic Era was nigh when the Triassic period ended as it had begun: a mass extinction caused by theories of an asteroid collision with Earth.

 


Featured Posts

Bubbling Bitcoin

Tech | Mihir Patwa

Currently, one Bitcoin is equal in value to 7686.57 pounds, but many believe these new cryptocurrencies are an economic bubble. 

 

What is Parkinson's Disease?

Science | Alex Sarriegui

Parkinson’s disease affects more than 10 million people worldwide, and is a horrible, debilitating disease that will stay with you all your life.

 

An Open Letter To The One I Love

Creative | Josselyn Radillo

I hate to bother you but I lack the relationship experience to properly understand what is going on. 

 

Morse Code and the Telegraph

 Engineering | Ifeatu Obiora  

The telegraph is absolutely useless. It is frustratingly slow, and it limits us to around 20 words per minute, in comparison to normal speech at 150 words per minute.

 

Do International Human Rights Treaties really matter? Part 3: Assistance

In Short | Nayshil Patel

Where do less developed countries stand?

 

Memories

Creative | Mudit Tulsianey

Memories
Are a wonderful thing.
An image immortalised forever.