The (relative) thanklessness of working on the internet

Warning: this is a stream-of-consciousness (more so than usual) sort of entry. Not long ago I was on a conference panel called “meet the editors”. All of the other panellists were (are) in charge of a printed publication, peer-reviewed or not, and I was there in my capacity as a web editor. In advance of … More The (relative) thanklessness of working on the internet

Physics explained in 60 seconds

…well, elements of physics, not the whole subject matter(s). I came across Symmetry Magazine‘s excellent archive of simple explanations about complicated phenomena, and decided it should be passed on for interest. The descriptions are not misleading and shed fair light on topics that have often been bathed in unnecessary jargon. Worth at least a coffee … More Physics explained in 60 seconds