Astronomer Mike Merrifield is also the physics undergraduate admissions tutor for the University of Nottingham. That means he goes through all the UCAS forms (the forms filled in by UK students applying for university).
Here he gives a few insider tips!
Mike is on Twitter at https://twitter.com/ProfMike_M
Test Tube by video journalist Brady Haran for the University of Nottingham.
More at http://www.test-tube.org.uk/
Why is Atlas of Creation on the shelf: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Dylv1EiMejI
Brady's other channels include:
http://www.youtube.com/periodicvideos (Chemistry stuff)
http://www.youtube.com/sixtysymbols (Physics and astronomy)
http://www.youtube.com/numberphile (Numbers and maths)
http://www.youtube.com/DeepSkyVideos (Space stuff)
http://www.youtube.com/foodskey (Food science)
http://www.youtube.com/BackstageScience (Big science facilities)
http://www.youtube.com/favscientist (Favourite scientists)
http://www.youtube.com/bibledex (Academic look at the Bible)
http://www.youtube.com/wordsoftheworld (Modern language and culture)
http://www.youtube.com/PhilosophyFile (Philosophy stuff)
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