"The BBC News website could not get to the bottom of rumours of a planned Pippa Middleton doll." We are not amused.
Not quite nominative determinism, but an apt name for the reporter of this story.
Flash flooding filmed by Matthew Pond?
If Philip Zimbardo tires of psychology, I think there could be some openings for him in distant galaxies if he ever fancies a career as an evil war lord?
Rob (Wednesday's letters), the light available is beyond the photographer's control, yes. However, how they make use of that light through shutter speed and aperture settings is not.
Jimmy, Milton Keynes, UK
I saw the link Cannibal tadpoles eat competition and immediately wondered if this was the modern equivalent of "the dog ate my homework".
Fi, Gloucestershire, UK
We have know for a long time that fish is a brain food. Now, it appears, we have the chips to match.
I remember not that long ago when I passed my A-Levels, one of my dad's friends remarking that they were getting easier every year. I asked him if his physics exam had asked him to demostrate the forces between sub-atomic particles. Strangely he had no reply. Moral of the story: do not try to take the shine off what is actually a well-deserved achievement. Congratulations to this year's students.
Basil Long, Nottingham