How we put together the podcast

Absolutely no one has asked us how we put the podcast together, but I seem to be taking my time writing the next column, so…yeah. Here we go. One of the keys to any podcast is having a nice quiet place to record it that is comfortable. We haven’t quite found one just yet, but […]

Countdown to 10 years begins now!

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We have been going at this for a while now…500 weeks of production at least. Our first blog post (of about 3,600 to date) went up on July 12, 2005. The first podcast episode went up later that month on July 24th. Since then we have created 500 weekly audio episodes, around 50 video episodes, […]

Research or Teach…that is the question

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Apparently it has been a busy couple of days in the UK with the Business Secretary and Science Minister having a go at academic research spending and the shift over the last decade or two toward a research focus over teaching in universities. It is somewhat surprising that these direct statements haven’t been made before […]