V is for Validation

As scientists we’re constantly subject to external assessment and validation – which maybe also serves to reassure us. That our hypotheses are correct, our experiments properly designed … Read more

Bury Your Troubles

In the mystery novel ‘Bury Your Dead’, Canadian author Louise Penny follows two Quebecois police officers who were involved in a serious shootout/bombing incident and … Read more

Less is More

I’m a big fan of ‘less is more’. In a dish with few ingredients, the main ones really stand out. One picture on a wall … Read more