I call myself Pocket Scientist because I am a very diminutive person, not even five feet tall!
My blogs are targeted to understanding everyday science especially when on the move and reading on a mobile device! A bit like having your science expert in your pocket.
Thursday, 21 March 2013After a long wet winter, finally spring arrived, followed by a hesitant summer, but the sun has shone more consistently than it has in the past few years. Fantastic, it lifts your mood and... Read More
Thursday, 21 March 2013Are you like me in that some days you just canít get going? I feel as though Iím dragging my proverbial and this usually is as a result of coffee deprivation. I need at least two cups of... Read More
Thursday, 21 March 2013Oh dear, I have done it again! I have been in the bath longer than I intended. The smell of lavender oil and the warm water relaxed me so much that I almost dozed off and it made my fingers... Read More
Thursday, 21 March 2013Like me, do you get confused when you look at nutritional information on packages of cereal boxes, sandwich packs, canned food, etc? We get bombarded about Calories, but there is no... Read More
Thursday, 21 March 2013Another successful dinner party! A legacy left by my Dad, like him, I love entertaining friends and feeding them a good meal. Although I can cook many different cuisines, whenever friends... Read More
Thursday, 21 March 2013One of the earliest memories that stick in my mind is a practical lesson I had in biology. I was in Africa at the time and science resources were pretty minimal, so it was always hugely... Read More