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.

Vitamin D

Thursday, 21 March 2013

After 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

Caffeine Fix

Thursday, 21 March 2013

Are 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

Prune Fingers

Thursday, 21 March 2013

Oh 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

Confusing Calories

Thursday, 21 March 2013

Like 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

Perfect Rice

Thursday, 21 March 2013

Another 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

Crying Game

Thursday, 21 March 2013

One 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

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