Author: Catherine Charlwood

The Penis, Testes and More — Know Your Body

Here at Nopebook HQ we love the D, and by that we mean Vitamin D which helps us absorb calcium for healthy bones. Now that we’ve got that out of the way, it’s time to discuss the reproductive and urinary anatomy of most penis-owners who would typically be assigned male at …

How Much is Zoella to Blame for the Controversial Advent Calendar?

Disclaimer by the author: Please note that this is not a personal attack on Zoe Sugg. Whatever Zoe Sugg does in her own time, be it performing satanic rituals or organising her Peter Pan collars in order of laciness, is irrelevant. However as soon as the Zoella mantle is adorned, that is the point …

The Skeletal System — Know Your Body

The skeletal system brings to mind, well skeletons, the polished white structure in the corner of the science classroom, or the charred remains of a victim in any episode of that convoluted crime show on late-night television. Needless to say we often associate the skeleton with death and decay, so …

The Nervous System – Know Your Body

The nervous system making you feel nervous? For those of us who only vaguely remember the body systems from back in high school, we’re going through it all for you! — The nervous system is a complex collection of nerves and specialised cells—known as neurons—that help different parts of the body …

Piano Guy Should Not Be Idolised By The Media

On Saturday 10th September, Piano Guy, a 34-year-old man who, after a brief four month relationship, took to College Green in Bristol to perform an act of public humiliation in order to coax — or coerce — his former partner into being in a relationship with him. Worst of all, …

The Dragon and the Wolf – S7E7 Game of Thrones Recap

The season 7 finale of Game of Thrones was full of intense, satisfying and the odd WTF moments, but the feature length episode really was a wild ride from start to finish. Although we have maybe another 18 months to wait before the final season airs, let’s go over what …

Please Stop Talking James Cameron. Sincerely, All Women

Hear ye, hear ye! Roll up and read all about the hot-take that absolutely no one asked for! Avatar director James Cameron voiced his dislike in The Guardian of Patty Jenkins’ Wonder Woman in a manner that reinforces the fact that we need more movies like this, and more heroes like Diana — and Etta …

The Digestive System – Know Your Body

The systems of the body are, for some of us, but a vague memory from science class or maybe home-economics. Do those classes still exist? Anyway today we’re going to get back to basics and discuss the ins and outs of the digestive system, without you having to dig out …

Beyond the Wall: Game of Thrones Recap S7E6

We laughed, we cried, then we cried some more at the penultimate episode of Game of Thrones. Although there are parts that are certainly lacking, this one really got more hits than misses. Now before we all settle in for the final episode, let’s have a little recap of what …