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Hiatus

As I’m sure you’re aware, I’ve been on a bit of a hiatus from blogging. It started to be more of a chore than a pleasure to find something to blog about each day, so I decided to take a … Continue reading

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The Polio Vaccination

Poliomyelitis was once a deadly and supremely debilitating disease, affecting thousands upon thousands of people, mainly children, each year. Those affected who were lucky enough to get treatment were put into iron lungs to breathe for them. That all changed … Continue reading

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Throwback Thursday #6 – Darwin Day

Happy Darwin Day! February 12th makes the birth of one of the most famous scientists known today: Charles Darwin. Darwin Day is a celebration of his birth and his achievements, and so today’s Throwback Thursday is to do with that. … Continue reading

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Affect Versus Effect

Just like less and fewer, many people are confused by the difference between “affect” and “effect”. Luckily, Oxford Dictionaries has a handy visual guide for you to distinguish between the two words. Affect: chiefly used a verb, meaning “to influence … Continue reading

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Air Traffic Data Visualisation – Europe 24

“This data visualization of Air Traffic in Europe was created from real flight data. It shows the air traffic which flies on a typical summer day and highlights the intensity of the operation in Europe – an operation which runs … Continue reading

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Three Years

Another year of ramblings has gone by. Richer Ramblings is three years old today! That’s a bit mental. I’ve been posting (nearly) every day for three whole years. What I find even more crazy is that some people actually read … Continue reading

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Two Years

Two years. Two whole years since I started this blog. Two years of changes. Two years of ramblings. How has my blog fared in two years? Here are the stats: 735 posts 3,137 tags 536 comments 194,759 views My top … Continue reading

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