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TV

We Are The Champions

⭐ ⭐ ⭐ ⭐ ⭐ 5 stars ‘There is no tradition more powerful than cheese’, begins the narrator, as he introduces us to the ‘ancient ceremony’ that is cheese-racing. Cut to men colliding and tumbling down a steep, muddy slope, chasing madly after a rolling cheese. A woman tells a crowd behind a fence that […]

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Features

The unexpected power of the meme

Anyone with any internet presence whatsoever will know how fast memes evolve, likely noticing their progression into the absurd. The philosopher Albert Camus believed that individuals need to embrace the absurd condition of human existence, whilst rebelling against it through a continued search for life’s meaning. In many ways, is that not what this online […]

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Science

Boaty McBoatface resurfaces. . . as a trio of submarines

Remember Boaty McBoatface? Last year, the National Environment Research Council (NERC) let the public have a say in naming their new research ship, and Britons everywhere wholeheartedly agreed on what the ship should be named. While the research vessel in the end didn’t get to bear the glorious name – the NERC instead opted for […]