Of nano, knowledge and social media

The below is a poem about a recent social media argument between science communicator, scientist and PhD candidate Upulie Divisekera  (follow on Twitter @upulie ) and a very famous tech entrepreneur after he made some sweeping generalisations and dismissive statements. My little effort is styled upon Walt Whitman's When I Heard the Learn’d Astronomer. When I … Continue reading Of nano, knowledge and social media

When good Neighbours become good opportunities

Film Victoria and FremantleMedia have announced the call out for "early to mid-career" writers to apply for placements, writing for the stalwart of Australian evening  television soap opera Neighbours. This a great opportunity. Applications are open now and I had a quick look at the preview forms and what is required. Hmmm, I said to myself. … Continue reading When good Neighbours become good opportunities