Category Archives: The Quest for Knowledge

Bears and Bears and Bears, oh my!

I was recently gifted a rather incredible book, entitled Larousse Gastronomique, which has pretty much everything you could ever want to know about food and drink, as well as an awful lot of things that you wouldn’t want to know, … Continue reading

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I know how to tie my shoelaces. Knot!

There are a number of learning milestones in life: learning how to walk, then how to talk, then blow your nose, tie your shoelaces, tie a tie, shave, trick your taste buds into accepting coffee and beer – the order … Continue reading

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Interstellar Learnings

A few weeks ago, the following was posted in the comments: “Hello Andrew (Amused) Bush. I have a question. The Kepler mission, (http://kepler.nasa.gov/) as you may have heard, has been set up and running by NASA to search for extrasolar … Continue reading

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April Foolery

Trying to learn things on April Fools’ Day is a nightmare. So far I’ve learned that you can buy a ticket to the royal wedding for £8 with Groupon: Google has a new beta for motion controlled emailing: There’s a … Continue reading

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Amused Bush 2: The Learnining

These last two weeks, I have been doing some freelance work and in the euphoric haze born of paid employment I found myself shamefully neglecting my blog. Well neglect no more I shall, as I have a head load of … Continue reading

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This Week in Learning: I climb an infinite number of walls

So far this week, I have learnt about bouldering and infinite series(es?). The first was a physical pursuit resulting in some serious aching, while the second was an academic challenge to allow my body to recover from my monkey-esque exploits. … Continue reading

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Rabbits

As it was the beginning of the Chinese Year of the Rabbit yesterday, I decided to learn Chinese. I soon gave up on that however and began looking into rabbits instead. Luckily my housemate, Hannah, is the owner of two … Continue reading

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It’s alive/live & kicking/live-ing la vi da loca/basically the website’s gone live

With a lot of help from my knowledgable friend Ben, this site is now officially live and I have finally found some time amongst all of the champagne cork popping to write an introductory post. So welcome to amusedbush.co.uk, my … Continue reading

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