Brother's Water

- Fixed and Rotating Wings- The first of three articles on the Physics of Flight (
*Physics Education***42**351-364, 496-501) - Flapping Wings
- Hovering
- The Twins Paradox- An article explaining the Twins Paradox of Special Relativity (
*Physics Education***32**) - Cosmological Expansion- An article explaining the mathematical basis of various models of an expanding universe (
*Pysics Education***47**96-105) - Lagrangian Points- An article explaining how satellites can be put in orbits which are stationary with respect to the Earth
- The Garbage Problem- A follow-up to the previous article explaining the stability or otherwise of such orbits

- War Requiem- A listener's guide to Benjamin Britten's War Requiem
- Dynamic Soaring- An article explaining how albatrosses and other sea birds fly without flapping their wings
- The Stability of Early Aircraft- Why did the Wright brothers put the elevator at the front? This article explains their reasons
- The Kalka-Shimla Toy Train- A description of the route of the Kalka to Shimla railway
- The Twins Paradox (revisited)- Another look at the Twins Paradox
- The Pole in the Barn Paradox- A look at another famous paradox of Special Relativity
- Black Body Radiation- An article explaining how Planck's 'quanta' predicts the correct expression for the intensity of black body radiation
- The Entropy Game- Why does entropy always increase?
- Einstein's Light Box Experiment- An article explaining the true significance of the wave/particle duality and Heisenberg's Uncertainty Principle
- The Art of Guesstimation- How many barbers are there in Chicago? This article will tell you how to estimate anything.
- Quantum Reality - A short fantasy- A light-hearted article introducing my interpretation of Quantum Theory
- The Mysteries of the Quantum World- A more serious attempt to expound my interpretation of Quantum Theory
- The Mystery of Consciousness- An article looking in more detail at my attempts at a theory of Concsiousness
- The Computational Theory of Mind- A shorter article explaining my objections to the standard computational theory of mind
- Newton's Principia- A commentary on Newton's famous book and the propositions it contains.

- Building a model of a Thames barge- Hints and tips for a first-time modeller
- Refitting a Toyota Hiace Campervan- A set of designs for refitting a Toyota Hiace van as a two-bertyh camper
- Instructions for fitting a reversing camera to a Ford Transit van- Hints and tips
- The 10 greatest classical composers- Compare my assessment with yours
- Elgar's Apostles and Kingdom- A proposal for a performance edition
- The Forseeable-Future- What will life be like in 2106?
- Victorian steam locomotives- A pictorial guide
- The Blackbird Land Yacht- An article explaining how the yacht can travel faster than the wind that powers it
- Colour Systems- RGB, HSV and other systems for organising colours
- Emergence- Emergenge is a popular notion these days but what is the status of emergent phenomena?
- Mr Tomkins Curious Gloves- A shortened version of 'Quantum Reality - a short fantasy', as published in Physics world
- The Forces of Nature- A discussion on the four fundamental forces - the strong force, the weak force the electromagnetic force and gravity
- Bayes Theorem and the Prosecutor's Fallacy- An explanation of how DNA evidence should be used in court
- Paradoxes in Probability- Mrs Smith's children, the Monty Hall problem, the three card trick and other paradoxes
- Tatami Tilings and Patio Pavings- Advice on how to design a particularly pleasing perfect patio paving.