Tag Archives: hypotheses

Ancient Roman salad crispers?

In which I suggest an answer to a well-known Pompeii conundrum described by the classicist Mary Beard.

My ridiculous hypothesis about starlings

The other week, I came up with a frankly ridiculous hypothesis (I won't dignify it with the description 'theory') about starlings.

Molehill observation

I have made an (in all likelihood) irrelevant observation about the location of molehills.

An ugly fact

Snail find falsifies my hypothesis.