Tag Archives: Science In London

Science in Scotland: How do You Catch Ticks?

Here comes a cliche excuse on why I haven’t been posting, but it is a legitimate one. I have had major ‘make it or break it’ exams that consisted of everything learned this year from October to May that I … Continue reading

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So, What is There to do on a Weekend in London?

Weekends in London, there is always something to do. Always. Coming up on the home stretch of the school year, it’s normal for students to get super stressed, lock themselves in their rooms, and do nothing but worrying about studying … Continue reading

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Seeing Science for Free in London: The Wellcome Collection

The Science of forensics, medicine made into art, and a massive collection of historical medical equipment. Those are some of the many things happening at my most recent stop of seeing science for free in London: The Wellcome Collection. Conveniently located in West … Continue reading

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Transport for London: Exploring the Underground

Last Saturday, I got an amazing opportunity to learn all about the history of London’s famous Underground, followed by an exclusive tour of a decommissioned Underground station, and it was an amazing and unforgettable experience! We got to start our … Continue reading

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Seeing Science for Free in London– Do Penguins Have Knees?

I feel like I say this every other week, but I think I have found my new favorite place in London! As common as it is to constantly discover new places to love here, the Grant Museum of Zoology really … Continue reading

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How Science Has Recently Affected the Royal Family

I’m not ashamed to admit that when it comes to my reading and studying, I tend to stay pretty tunnel vision on science articles and books. I’m also not afraid to admit that, even though I went to a liberal … Continue reading

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The Dog Days of Autumn

Caution, prepare for an obscene amount of dog pictures and cuteness overload in this post… First off, anyone who knows me knows I love dogs. If it were possible, I would just move to the countryside and be a crazy dog … Continue reading

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A Saturday in London

Last Saturday, on November 8th, our group of Study Ambassadors got the opportunity to participate in a treasure hunt all over Westminster, and we had a blast! First, our team ended up dressing very similarly, so we called ourselves the Collared … Continue reading

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Night at The Museum– Halloween Edition

So, I decided to spend my Halloween night this year in a way quite different than I’m used to, by attending the AfterHours event at the Natural History Museum in South Kensington! The museum sets aside the last Friday of every … Continue reading

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