1978 – The Good Old Days?

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September 23, 1978, Blondie’s Parallel Lines is released, going to UK number 1 in February 1979, and becoming that year’s best selling album. And, in other news … 1978 was an up and down year (recognise any similarities with 2022?) January 18 – The European Court of Human Rights finds the British government guilty of mistreating prisoners in Northern Ireland, …

The God Equation

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Well, that was a good afternoon’s read! There are four fundamental forces of physics at work in the universe: the strong (nuclear) force, the weak force, the electromagnetic force, and the gravitational force. So far no one has been able to unify the mathematics governing these four forces. It was Albert Einstein that started the search for a ‘theory of …