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The world’s smallest movie!

Is this the new Atom Ant? Did you ever see such a charming example of creative science technology. In 2012 IBM created a film starring Adam the atomic dancer using 12 atoms. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=oSCX78-8-q0 http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/A_Boy_and_His_Atom

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Happy birthday Charles Lutwidge Dodgson!

This week marks the birthday of Charles Lutwidge Dodgson (27 January 1832 – 14 January 1898), otherwise known by his pen name Lewis Carroll. Alice in Wonderland was one of his most famous children’s books and this year is it’s 150th anniversary.

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Information is beautiful

I had the great pleasure of attending a talk during the Brighton Festival by the author and journalist David McCandless, expanding on the joys of making information beautiful. A man with a loathing of pie charts (I’m with you there,

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Ground floor refurbishment – week 2

Week 2 of the refurbishment has seen the continuation of the demolition phase of the project including the removal of all of the lighting from the ground floor, the bench seating around the outside of the space and the wall

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Current access to ground floor stock (001-329)

If you need any items normally shelved on the ground floor today, including books and DVDs with shelf marks 001-329, you will need to reserve these online through the Discovery Service, Library catalogue or Enquiries form on the Library website.

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