Ahead of his 500th game as Southport manager, Liam picks his all-time XI, choosing his favourite moments and reflecting on his time at the club.
Dr James PopeToday the man in this video: youtube.com/watch?v=HEvVjY…@southport_fc manager, Liam Watson takes charge of his 500th SFC match. A handful of late 90s moments aside all my best memories supporting The Port have come in one of his 3 spells as manager (1/)
Men who are “careful with their money” have warned of the huge risks to humanity if the temperature of the living room rises by the forecast 1.5C.
Dr James PopeTee hee hee. It amuses me at least!
“The combined effect of rising UK room temperatures on the global atmosphere around them will kill off the coral, melt what little is left of the polar ice caps & increase my direct debit by as much as a fiver a month.”
Well, this tweet didn't age well… A year later, I have 15,000 followers, while they have nearly a quarter of a million. I had got into an argument with someone on Extinction Rebellion's Twitter account in its first month of existence, while they...
Dr James PopeFirst day off sick from work since my PhD days as I have come down with a case of Labyrinthitis: en.m.wikipedia.org/wiki/Labyrinth…
Luckily a short term and hopefully one time thing, but I today have a new found sympathy for those with vertigo.
The England wicketkeeping star talks about her struggles with anxiety, and how she hopes to be able to help fellow sufferers in future
Dr James PopeThis is a great article, highlighting for me how courageous @Sarah_Taylor30 is, in addition to being the finest wicket-keeper I've ever seen play cricket. I think there is a lot in this article that people in #PhDLife would associate with as well.
It's summer in Antarctica, and according to the British Antarctic Survey, this year's seasonal sea ice minimum in Antarctica is the smallest on record.
Dr James PopeI was also named on an @BAS_News press release as the minima was reached in February 2017. I enjoyed the experience of seeing it pop up all over the place, even when one outlet called me "Japes" Pope (upi.com/Science_News/2…) (12/n)
Dr James PopeThe biggest hitting side work was this paper: agupubs.onlinelibrary.wiley.com/doi/full/10.10… which started out of conversations with John Turner as #Antarctic #SeaIce started behaving oddly in the austral spring of 2016. JT and I in the end conversing daily on its behaviour! (10/n)
Dr James PopeI have these scans as a precaution as my dad died in Sept 2009 from Arrythmogenic Ventricular Cardiomyopathy. There is no way to know if i will ever develop the condition or not, which is a tad scary sometimes. A decent explanation of AVCM here