Scintillatingly Rev and non-female Philip North, Bishop of Burnley and not Bishop of Sheffield

Happy day after the feast of Christ the King everybody!

Just like the UK government, the Invisible Magic Friend rules by consent. You consent to do what he tells you, or you are condemned to eternal damnation. It’s entirely your choice.

This is clearly relevant to the Invisible Magic Friend’s holy virus.

(not) The Weak Nuclear Force

Slightly off topic, but still sciency, a news story that a lot of people may have missed. The famous Arecibo radio telescope in Puerto Rico is being shut down. It’s structure has become unsafe and it’s literally falling to bits. Sad to see it go.

After our successful attempts to explain the origin of gravity and electromagnetism, we can now turn our attention to the weak nuclear force. What could possible go wrong?