Spotify Demands Sacrifices to Appease Music Gods

Spotify, the free music streaming programme, has announced plans that, if users wish to continue using their services, current listeners will be required to make sacrifices to the music divinities. Continue reading “Spotify Demands Sacrifices to Appease Music Gods”

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Colour-blind Man Afraid He May Just Be Travelling Too Fast

A colour-blind man has recently publicised concerns about his condition, fearing that he may be moving too fast through space and time, resulting in colours shifting towards the blue end of the visible light spectrum. Continue reading “Colour-blind Man Afraid He May Just Be Travelling Too Fast”

Evolution or Creationism Debate Resurfaces over Pocket Monster Video Game

Science and religion are often cast as warring factions in the pursuit of truth, the battle grounds ranging from education to the Houses of Parliament.  The latest conflict is coming from the world of video games, with the most recent instalment in the popular Pokémon franchise. Continue reading “Evolution or Creationism Debate Resurfaces over Pocket Monster Video Game”

Statisticians Unsure Whether Teaching Students about Correlation Enhances Understanding of Correlation

Mathematicians across the country have revealed that they cannot be certain that, despite statistics to the contrary, teaching their pupils about correlation and scatter plots is actually improving the teenagers’ grasp of these relatively simple concepts. Continue reading “Statisticians Unsure Whether Teaching Students about Correlation Enhances Understanding of Correlation”