Catherine Willis

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Keep Calm: Here's Today's Misrepresentation of Radical Behaviourism (and What You Can Do To Protect Yourself From It)

In what someone, somewhere clearly thought would be a good way of filling time during the quiet news month of January, many influential writers and …

Expunging radical behaviourism from history

Simon Baron-Cohen argues that Radical Behaviourism ought to be retired as a scientific idea [http://www.edge.org/response-detail/25473]. The nails in …

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13 Scott Walker Tracks You Need To Hear — Mojo

Republicans

Worldwide Awards 2014 - Gilles Peterson's Albums of the Year Nominees

Albums

Why it's time for brain science to ditch the 'Venus and Mars' cliche

Reports trumpeting basic differences between male and female brains are biological determinism at its most trivial, says the science writer of the year<p>As hardy perennials go, there is little to beat that science hacks' favourite: the hard-wiring of male and female brains. For more than 30 years, I …

A letter to … Tina, in the hospital canteen

The letter you always wanted to write<p>Evening approached swiftly on the shortest day of the year. The hospital restaurant was nearing closing time as I heaved open the door and shoved the pushchair through. The canteen was deserted, and you were just finishing, putting chairs up on to tables. No …

Magical Close-Up Photos of Snowflakes in an Assortment of Shapes and Sizes

Nothing quite compares with a pouring of fresh snow to make for picturesque scenes during the onset of winter. It is always a beautiful sight to …

Photography

Spotify opens up analytics in effort to prove its worth to doubting musicians

Streaming music firm opens Spotify Artists website and claims when it reaches 40m subscribers, even 'niche indie albums' will earn $17k a month<p>Streaming music service Spotify is hoping to win over its musician critics by launching a new Spotify Artists website explaining how its business model …

National Geographic Photo Contest 2013, Part II

Time is running out to enter this year's National Geographic photo contest, the deadline for submissions is Saturday, November 30. One first-place winner will be chosen from each of the three categories, and the winning photographs will be published in National Geographic magazine. The overall …

Top 20 things scientists need to know about policy-making

There are some common misunderstanding among scientists about how governments make their policy decisions<p>Top 20 things politicians need to know about science<p>When scientists moan about how little politicians know about science, I usually get annoyed. Such grouching is almost always counterproductive …

Jamie Oliver, Malcolm Gladwell, Jeremy Paxman and co read 'Twas the Night Before Christmas – video

It's not quite the night before Christmas, but Penguin have assembled Jamie Oliver, Jennifer Saunders, Jeremy Paxman and a host of other celebrity authors including Emma Thompson, Colm Tóibín and Malcolm Gladwell to put together their festive offering: a video performance of Clement Clarke Moore's …

Lightroom Workflow - From Setup to a Finished Sunrise Photo

This step by step Lightroom workflow tutorial takes you from finding a location to setting up the camera all the way through processing the final …

Workflow

Adding a Frame to Your Image

Enlarge the canvas of your image. This creates the room for the frame without affecting your actual image:<p>In Photoshop, go to “Image > Canvas Size…”.<p>…

Tutorials

A guide to street photography: Gavin Harrison's smartphone art

<i>Street photography is the purest, most spontaneous way to create art with a camera. No studios, no props, no poses; all you need is the right equipment and a street with people on it. In this original series for Engadget, we'll follow three seasoned street fighters and try to glean some practical</i> …

FoodRecipes

Gingerbread men<p>Preparation time<p>30 mins to 1 hour<p>Cooking time<p>10 to 30 mins<p>Serves<p>Makes 20<p>Dietary<p>Vegetarian<p>This easy recipe for gingerbread men is great for baking with children, and it makes a lovely homemade Christmas present.<p>Loading<p>Shopping list<p>Print recipe<p>Ingredients<p>350g/12oz plain flour, plus …

Dessert

What I'm Reading: Photographer Bill Rose

What I’m Reading: Photographer Bill Rose<p>Inside Flipboard / November 6, 2013<p>Photographer Bill Rose is on a mission to document the last signs of …

A guide to street photography: Antonio Olmos and the dark art of manual exposure

<i>Street photography is the purest, most spontaneous way to create art with a camera. No studios, no props, no poses; all you need is the right equipment and a street with people on it. In this original series for Engadget, we'll follow three seasoned street fighters and try to glean some practical</i> …

Christmas 2013: best technology gifts - in pictures - Telegraph

Gear & Gadgets

Are smartphones causing a bonking crisis?

Research suggests the British are having less sex, and points a finger at our love affair with technology<p>Britons are having less sex than they used to, says the latest medical research published in the Lancet: down to just under five times a month for the 16-44 age group and three times a month for …

Add a streaming device to your old TV for a multi-channel world

Devices such as Roku 3 enable streaming content on your television. Here's our guide<p>If you only ever watch catch-up to avoid paying a TV licence, being totally out-of-synch with watercooler conversations (not to mention TV Twittering) is probably only worth enduring if the idea of subsidising the …