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Tag Archives: Tim Minchin
Tim Minchin – Not Perfect. A live performance of “Not Perfect” by Tim Minchin. A beautiful, sad, clever, funny, and poignant song. It’s not perfect, but it is rather great. Onwards!
“Tim Minchin, the former UWA arts student described as “sublimely talented, witty, smart and unabashedly offensive” in a musical career that has taken the world by storm, is awarded an honorary doctorate by The University of Western Australia.” (YouTube) Tim … Continue reading
The Story of You: ENCODE and the human genome is a wonderful introduction to genomes, DNA, and their history, made by Nature and narrated by Tim Minchin. “Ever since a monk called Mendel started breeding pea plants we’ve been learning … Continue reading
Handy guide about quackery, and what to look out for should you ever feel in doubt. All credit to the wonderful Sci-ence, a most excellent site. I especially like the “Minchin Declaration“. Be safe, and be sceptical. Onwards!
Tim Minchin – White Wine In The Sun. Merry Christmas / Newtonmas all. Hope you spend it with those you love most. Onwards.
Tim Minchin – Woody Allen Jesus. This song was meant to air on the Jonathan Ross Show tonight, but at the last minute ITV cut it. Head over to Tim Minchin‘s website for his blog about it. Here’s to Magic-Woody-Allen-Zombie-Superman-Komodo-Dragon-Telepathic-Vampire-Quantum-Hovercraft-Tim … Continue reading
Quackery appears in many forms, such as homeopathy, and although it is often amusing to see, it can be very dangerous. Take for example the recent Burzynski Clinic quackery that is currently going on. A few days ago, The Observer published … Continue reading
Interesting article by Tim Minchin in The Observer today. He talks about what happened when he took his tour to America’s Bible belt, and the people he met there. I’m a fan of Mr Minchin, and he makes some very … Continue reading
Interesting article on The Guardian‘s website today by Alom Shaha, entitled: “Faster than light story highlights the difference between science and religion”. Using the FTL neutrinos story as his basis, Alom describes the differences between belief in religion and belief … Continue reading
Tim Minchin – Three Minute Song. Very impressive stuff by Mr Minchin! To create a song that is precisely 3 minutes long, and play it live to perfection, is amazing. He also has a phone! Onwards! Website, YouTube, MySpace, Wiki.