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Words + Music = Weird Memory Magic

| 20th November 2014 | 0 Comments

If you’re anything like most of us it takes a lot of effort to learn something off by heart, whether it’s a short poem, endless Viking saga, O’Level subject or an entire further education course.  Learning by rote is almost always hard work. On the other hand you’ll probably be able to sing the lyrics […]

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When words are a matter of life or death

| 28th January 2013

Being let down by words isn’t usually a matter of life or death. It’s just bad for business. But the disingenuous phrase saving the planet might be our undoing. Climate change means we’ll see more extreme weather, more of the time. While our beautiful blue planet itself will be absolutely fine, global warming is set to […]

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