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Do you remember in school or during further studies, the dilemma of deciding which edition of a textbook to buy? As a poor student, I ..read more
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Summary: Female Participation rates are higher in countries that are traditionally patriarchal. Various theories are discussed. Federations ..read more
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Usually I write a post about my votes for Triple J’s Hottest 100 music poll before the countdown is announced in late January. This year ..read more
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The time difference between London and Australia is a bit of a pain for watching the World Championship match. Luckily, one of the perks of ..read more
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David Smerdon's Blog by David Smerdon - 6M ago
While planning my trip to Kenya to research female genital mutilation, I realised I would have two or three days spare. My days of trying ..read more
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David Smerdon's Blog by David Smerdon - 6M ago
“Have you been to Africa before?” asked my taxi driver as we left the airport. “Yes,” I replied, “I visited South Africa.” “ ..read more
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By now, you’ve probably heard of AlphaZero, Google’s incredible chess project. Last year, it took the chess world by storm. Using ‘ ..read more
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It’s that time of the year again when Australia hosts the world’s largest online music poll. The publicly-funded radio station Triple J ..read more
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David Smerdon's Blog by David Smerdon - 6M ago
So, I’ve changed the look of the blog. The 10 years with the original ‘Geek’ theme were nice, but the lack of updates meant I always ..read more
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