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UK Mission in Geneva - February 28, 2013

During Cohort fives footprints visit to Geneva we were able to visit the UK mission stationed there. The UK mission in Geneva represents a number of government departments and aims to achieve the government’s domestic, foreign, development and security policy objectives. This is achieved through engagement and participation in international organisations, principally the United Nations [...]

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The Letter of Last Resort - May 19, 2012

At a conference discussing projects on nuclear issues (PONI), recently held on HMS President, the audience were treated to a theatrical display not usually seen at these sorts of meetings. It was a theatre production dedicated to presenting issues that surround the UK’s nuclear deterrent, through the process of drafting a letter of last resort. [...]

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Ionising and Non-Ionising Radiation - February 11, 2012

Radiation is a difficult phenomenon to comprehend. Ionising radiation is something that cannot be detected by smell, taste or touch and like any phenomenon beyond our intuition it provokes an aspect of fear. It is something that is counter intuitive and complex, though it is exploited in so many different ways throughout our daily lives. [...]

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Our Sounds - January 22, 2012

Fizz, Pop, BANG, Woosh, Hissssssss, Click, Un-Click, Tick-Tock, Kerching, These sounds are heard when working in our industry, but most importantly, Out of all that pandemonium, Are power lines that always hmmm

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