FELIX

"Keep the Cat Free"
23/08/14

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Pirates: A Review With Scientists

  Without making so bold a claim so as to say that we’ve never watched porn, it’s fair to say that neither of us are connoisseurs of the cinematographic genre. However, the 2005 feature-length Pirates, with its million-dollar budget, was the most expensive pornographic film ever made at the time, a ...
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  • Friday June 20, 2014

Scrabble World Championships: Prince Goes To Prague

Prince goes to Prague   On December 6th at around midday, at least 55 games were taking place at the SCRABBLE Champions’ Tournament in Prague. 110 players from across the globe had convened in Prague for a tilt at ...
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  • Friday June 20, 2014

Scrabble World Championships 2014: Grudge Match Against an 8 year-old

  Away from the top of the leader board, one of the most notable players here at tournament is New Zealand’s Lewis Hawkins. What sets him out from the rest of the crowd is that, being ...
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  • Friday June 20, 2014

Energy Efficiency at Imperial – How Green Are We?

Imperial is a big organisation. Fifteen thousand students, six thousand members of staff, nine campus areas and a billion pound annual budget. By account of its sheer size, the College consumes a great deal of resources: energy, plastics, water, lavatory paper,  and it all stacks up. Fortunately, Imperial’s commitment to reducing waste and increasing energy efficiency was enhanced in 2008 ...
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  • Friday June 13, 2014

Up to Scratch at Shapes & Blades?

It couldn’t wait until after exams, my split ends were like the multiple-headed monster from Disney’s Hercules. Thus a trip to the hairdressers was to be the scenario of choice one Thursday evening after labs.  Usually I go home to get my haircut (courtesy of Bank of Mum) but a quick sift of the internet led me to a 40% off ...
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  • Friday June 13, 2014

Felix goes to #SPANC for the weekend

  Lugging the recommended 200 copies of Felix, I skilfully avoided Friday rush hour and made my way to King’s Cross to attend the Student Publication Association National Conference (#SPANC) being ...
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  • Friday May 9, 2014

Tell me friends, what is your Secret?

  It’s often said that in the Internet Age there is no more anonymity but this is only half true. Yes, thanks to Facebook I’ll know that the girl from my ...
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Helping friends with depression

In the last Wellbeing section, I wrote about my experience with recovering from depression. Maybe it’s because I don’t make a habit of talking about my mental illness but I ...
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