Film Reviews

The Pursuit of Happyness: 10 second sprint or lifetime marathon?

Overall: 8.5/10 Disclaimer: I am by no means a film critic and everything I say is my subjective opinion. The Pursuit of Happyness came out in 2006, so once again, I am a little bit late with this review. Nevertheless, having just seen it, I will crack on. The film follows the life of Chris… Continue reading The Pursuit of Happyness: 10 second sprint or lifetime marathon?

Film Reviews

The Social Network: Behind the Scenes of Facebook

Overall: 6/10 Disclaimer: I am by no means a film critic and everything I say is my subjective opinion. The Social Network is a 2010 film about the development of the social media platform Facebook. It follows the journey of the founder Mark Zuckerberg, who goes on to be the world's youngest billionaire. I understand… Continue reading The Social Network: Behind the Scenes of Facebook

Book Reviews · Physics

Simon Singh’s Big Bang: A really important book and why you need to read it

Overall: 8/10 Big Bang, by Simon Singh, is one of the first books I read as a cosmological and physics enthusiast. As a year 12 student in 6th form, it was one of the first experiences of real physics I had outside of my curriculum and I was more than impressed upon reading this book. Big… Continue reading Simon Singh’s Big Bang: A really important book and why you need to read it