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Tutt Library Renovation

Tutt Library Renovation

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It’s been very exciting to see the vision for this building really come together the hope was that this would be just alive with students and with faculty the academic heart of campus and that has really proven to be the case the first day of classes day one of block one the students flooded […]

8 NASA Robots That Will Study The Mysteries Of Space

8 NASA Robots That Will Study The Mysteries Of Space

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Narrator: In February of 2011, the International Space Station was home to six astronauts and one Robonaut. Not to be mistaken for a spaghetti-legged member of Daft Punk, NASA’s Robonaut 2 was actually the first humanoid robot ever sent to space. Clip: And are you sure this guy isn’t related to Hal? Narrator: It spent […]

5 Best Sci-Fi Books From Recent Years – The Medical Futurist

5 Best Sci-Fi Books From Recent Years – The Medical Futurist

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Good science fiction always makes us think. And great science fiction entertains the hell out of us while doing so. So here are the five best sci-fi books of recent times that I enjoyed. Number one: Ready Player One Okay, it’s a low hanging fruit, but Ready Player One does deserve all the praise. Ernest […]

Lupita Nyong’o Captures Her Struggle with Colorism in a Children’s Book

Lupita Nyong’o Captures Her Struggle with Colorism in a Children’s Book

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-You were telling me, because I was like, “Us” is the scariest thing I’ve ever seen ever. -Yeah. -You do that movie and I go, how do you keep it light on set? -Oh. Okay, so Winston Duke was like the king of dad jokes. [ Laughter ] And so he would tell these awful, […]

Vlog: The Familiars by Stacey Halls

Vlog: The Familiars by Stacey Halls

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Hi it’s Imie here from Waterstones Wokingham, welcome back to the Waterstones vlog I hope you’re all doing really well. So my recommendation for this month is actually a book that’s been out probably since about January I think and it’s coming out now as a paperback so I thought it’s the perfect time to […]

Tiffany & Co.— Tiffany High Jewelry: The 2019 Blue Book Collection

Tiffany & Co.— Tiffany High Jewelry: The 2019 Blue Book Collection

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Blue Book The idea of a jewellery box really came from the thought that these pieces live inside these boxes and vessels that we make in our studio. The box itself is much more designed and more integrated into the piece of jewellery. So… So, it’s part of the story, it’s not just a box, […]

Melinda’s new book

Melinda’s new book

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Melinda’s been very vocal about women’s issues. So, about two years ago she decided she’d do a book. It’s called the Moment of Lift. It’s a fantastic book. I’m mentioned, although sort of a cameo role as the wealthy husband. It’s the insight that helping women can change the dynamic, so they can get their […]

PAPERBACK SWAP UNBOXING + MICRO BOOK HAUL | BOOKING UP

PAPERBACK SWAP UNBOXING + MICRO BOOK HAUL | BOOKING UP

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hi two books from paperback swap came today im kind of excited. they’re here! ummm…ima open them for you and see what i got. okay lets start with this one. umm…what i like about paperback swap is that you order them so long ago and you forget what ya got. i did get this. My […]

A space to think: Lancaster University Library

A space to think: Lancaster University Library

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Doing a degree isn’t easy. When I applied, I thought it was all about lectures but there’s reading, assignments, coursework and exams. It’s a lot of hard work. That’s why it’s so important to have somewhere calm a space to think. I soon realised the Library was my favourite spot on campus. At Lancaster, the […]

Libraries Ready to Code

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We’re in a world surrounded by technology, and I think it’s important to empower students to be masters of that technology. When I’m coding or making a robot, I really feel like I accomplished something. I’m probably going to be doing something like this in college, so it’s good. Coding is the new literacy. All […]