Monthly Archives: July 2007

Crossing the Arts – Sciences Divide

In the little-known field of Science Poetry, this Chemistry Haiku has become a crossover hit:   Oh stupid peptide, Why won’t you form a helix? It isn’t that hard.

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A Review of ‘The Pickup’ by Nadine Gordimer

Nadine Gordimer has won the Nobel Prize for Literature, the Pulitzer Prize and the Booker Prize.   This book has been recommended for discussion by the Great Books Foundation, who have published a free discussion guide.   Nadine Gordimer is a … Continue reading

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A Melburnian Reviews a Rugby Match

Below, what passes for a review of a Bledisloe Cup match in The Melbourne Age…   IN A week that saw the Philippines upset Guam 39-11 in a nail-biting clash in Manila, international rugby buffs were edgy with anticipation as they … Continue reading

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