Category Archives: Science & Tech

Personalised Medicine

Personalised medicine, a visionary health care model, is far from complete. Given its brilliant central aim – to administer each patient an individual, active drug whilst minimising adverse side effects, requiring both personalised I.T services and accurate diagnostic testing – … Continue reading

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Apple’s Global Dominance

The global dominance has once again been shown by ‘Apple’ as the company made history when its shares hit $600 for the first time on 15th March. Apple’s market capitalization is, at time of writing, $559 billion, according to Yahoo … Continue reading

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My Childhood with Nintendo

Back in the days of winter 2004, when I had just started ‘slaving away’ for my 11+ exams, an advertisement on the window of the GAME(currently in administration) caught my eye as I was walking to my piano lesson. A … Continue reading

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The Future of Energy

In a constantly growing population, the demand for energy has rocketed, driving up the price of fuels struggling to fulfil this rising need. The growth boom from the East, in countries such as China and India, has added pressure on … Continue reading

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Highly Charged

BAE has released the details of its new ‘structural batteries’, batteries which will do more than just provide power to machinery. These new batteries are much more than that and instead of taking a battery and applying it to a … Continue reading

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The Human Body and Modern Society

We have all had that dreadful day when everything seems to go wrong and it feels as if the whole world is against us. However, when we are facing such a bad day, it is often a certain situation that … Continue reading

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The ‘miracle material’ that is Graphene

Sir Andre Konstanin Geim, a Russian physicist, first came to media attention when he was part of a team that levitated live frogs in mid-air with magnetic fields, an experiment that got him an Ig Nobel Prize in 2000 – … Continue reading

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Mobile Phones: The Past, The Present, The Future

The world was recently revolutionised by the release of the smartphone – a phone good enough to make every other appliance you owned appear ancient. Nothing could compare to the fact that something so small could hold such technology and … Continue reading

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Sony, to Sony Ericsson, and back to Sony again

Sony Ericsson first made its name in the competitive arena of mobile phones with its unique and stylish range of music walkman phones. However, due to strong opposition from firms, old and new, such as Apple’s iPhone and HTC’s iconic … Continue reading

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