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Monthly Archives: November 2011


Preview: Fenech-Soler

In preparation for their Apollo gig, Phoebe Clarke has a chat with Fenech-Soler’s Ben Duffy.

Like Frozen Planet, but better

Happy Feet Two Review

Five years on from the Academy Award winning original George Miller is back with the sequel, Happy Feet Two.

Remember to always consult your GP directly if you have any health concerns

Ask Keir: Social smoking

This week Keir offers advice on helping your friends to quit smoking

Hip. Photo by Chris8800

Body Modification or Mutilation

Ear piercing, tattoos and even covering up entirely.

Mickey Mouse

Handheld Projectors for Multiplayer Games

Disney to embark upon a
‘whole new world’ for handheld gaming

The Low End Theory

Album: A Tribe Called Quest – The Low End Theory (1991)

Sam Flynn remembers classic hip hop album, The Low End Theory, and why it was once termed “the Sgt. Pepper of hip hop”.

The late Steve Jobs

Did Jobs’ rejection of conventional medicine cost him his life?

Steve Jobs: 1955-2011

Puppy Love

Man(chester)’s Best Friend

University awarded funding for major study into the relationship between man and dog

Light Speed

Experiment which broke speed of light being rerun

Neutrino’s broke the speed limit, so physicists will try the test again

Branson's SpaceShipTwo

Branson’s Virgin Galactic boldly goes where no entrepreneur has gone before

Branson aims for the space with an ‘out of this world’ project

Felonious Penguin

Penguin crime rates rocket in Antarctica

BBC witness avian avarice


New iPhone disappoints

Fruitless Apple need a turnover