Nick over at Counting Cats has written the most delicious article on, errrm, hang on, I'll just go check I've got this right. . .
*door slams, footsteps running off*
*footsteps running back, door opening*
. . . on Palaeoclimatology.
No, no, no, no, noooooo, wait.
It's bloody superb. I'd try to pick out the highlights, but the whole bloody thing is a highlight.
Do go and check it out, the science seems junkier than a Chinese trading vessel, and Nick's comments made me laugh until spaghetti came out of my nose (I was eating a carbonara at the time of reading).