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How to survive a PhD thesis

I recently completed my PhD thesis and though it was an exhausting process having a finished physical product in front of me is a very good feeling. It took me around five months to write and during that time I … Continue reading

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Martian horror story

As it’s Halloween it felt appropriate to consider times when Mars has given us the heebie jeebies. For example, there are the stories the media goes nuts over, such as a spooky face or an alien lizard. However, for those capable of rational thought the real drama and … Continue reading

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Should the PhD thesis still exist in the 21st Century?

There is one thing that a PhD student fears more than their research failing, exploding or becoming sentient and that is the oncoming dread of having to write up several years of hard work into a thesis at the end … Continue reading

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The Quest for Life on Mars

Mars has always been at the forefront of our imaginations when we picture alien life and the discoveries planetary science has made in recent decades reveal that the idea of our neighbouring world having once been inhabited is not so … Continue reading

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