Month: March 2014

  • The Many Humanist Meanings of Life, Narrated by Stephen Fry

    Regular readers of this blog  (hello mother!) will know that I’ve had a long running obsession with answers to the meaning of life. Asking professional philosophers wasn’t terribly successful. My novel doesn’t really have the answers either. But Stephen Fry does! Lots of them. Together with my old friends at the British Humanist Association he’s made a…

  • Help Yourself – FREE Kindle edition

    Help Yourself – FREE Kindle edition

    Good news cheapskates, you can now get a Kindle edition of my frankly amazing novel completely free. Just click on the link below               Help Yourself (kindle/mobi)  To upload it to your device, you need to email to your kindle account. Follow the instructions on this page. Or visit the Manage…

  • Two excellent physics explanations.

    I have just come across to these two incredibly lucid accounts of two key features of modern physics. Worth sharing Semiconductors – Mark Miodownik Silicon is a poor conductor of electricity because all of its four outer electrons are bound up in the chemical bonds holding the crystal together. However, by adding a tiny amount of…