My Dad is Psychic

My dad’s house is for sale (if you want to live in the West Country, England, it is for sale for £360,000. Viewing is encouraged). Not many people have viewed my dad’s house. But the other day my dad, on his drive into work, had a premonition that he would sell the house, given how… Continue reading My Dad is Psychic

The Higgs Field is Like Flooding (and why I probably won’t be back in Somerset today)

Be ready for some bad science The Higgs boson is that mysterious particle that the CERN built a supercollider (the Large Hadron Collider) to detect, and we’re pretty sure it found it. The Higgs field is something that exists complementary to the Higgs boson particle. To picture that, imagine an electromagnetic field (that thing you should have… Continue reading The Higgs Field is Like Flooding (and why I probably won’t be back in Somerset today)