The viva is not the end of your PhD

The viva is not the end of your PhD

PhDs are hard. Really hard. They take a big chunk of time and energy out of your life, and you end up with a big book full of words, and hopefully, a Doctorate. However, a Doctorate is by no means guaranteed. You slog away for years with a varying amount of success, fuelled mostly by …

Welcome to Clutter

Welcome to Clutter

Hello, and welcome to Clutter! Clutter is a place for science, scientists and those working in science areas to share their musings and insights. Why ‘Clutter’? Well, I did a PhD in spider locomotion, and a ‘clutter’ is a collective noun for a group of spiders. A clutter of spiders. In this way, I hope that these …