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The human behind the myth

When we approach history, or art history in this case, we always approach it with the reverential behaviour that best suits times and characters far away, names that became legendary, events that characterised an era.…

From Setback to Opportunity

It is around six weeks since I finished my research period for this first summer of the Laidlaw Scholarship; this has allowed me an extended period of time away from my project where I have been able to digest the…

Summer reflections

Throughout my research into how past legal reformers conceive of and understand the law in abstract, I have learnt new knowledge as well as various new skills in both an academic and leadership sense. Indeed, following…

Systematic Self-Review

Do you ever put off doing something, preferring instead to google the best way of doing it? Then you realise you could never possibly do it “the right way”, & so there must be no hope in trying? I have used this…

Peeking at ParaHoxs’ Purpose

In fertilisation the DNA from the sperm and egg combines to form an embryo. This then divides from a single-celled embryo to a 2-cell embryo, then a 4-cell embryo, 8-cell embryo, 16-cell embryo…etc. But at the…