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Hi, I’m Mithy (not actually my real name, but it will do for now). I’m a mature astrophysics undergraduate student living in the UK, fascinated by things in the night that go boom. Owned by two adorable magnificent feline beasts:

This blog is one upright ape’s journey through this universe using his three weapons of choice: science, skepticism and snark

To get a hold of me, email me at starbog AT gmail DOT com.

My latest political compass leanings:

Economic Left/Right: -1.50
Social Libertarian/Authoritarian: -2.46

And my favourite joke (courtesy of Tim Vine):

“So I was in my car, and I was driving along, and my boss rang up, and he said ‘You’ve been promoted.’ And I swerved. And then he rang up a second time and said “You’ve been promoted again.’ And I swerved again. He rang up a third time and said ‘You’re managing director.’ And I went into a tree. And a policeman came up and said ‘What happened to you?’ And I said ‘I careered off the road.’”

2 Comments leave one →
  1. vanitas permalink
    February 21, 2011 6:48 am

    Just connected to you from Pharyngula. Like the blog and will be following it.


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