The importance of an open mind

As a physicist, so, too, a writer…sort of!

Rationalising The Universe

Every now and then we have inspiring conversations and Saturday was just one of those days. Saturday I went to a day school for my degree (being part time we are predominantly evening based) and got to speak at reasonable length with one of the tutors. He himself had previously worked in a number of research posts in universities around the country but now holds a seat on the Commons Select Committee for science as well as tutoring at the Open University – with a particular specialism in Physics – so naturally someone that I was curious to take as much as I could from.

I think there is a boyish impatience inside of me when it comes to making progress in science; which stems from the fact that I arrived at the conclusion to study later than I would of liked so as a result feel compelled to play catch up…

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