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Wyken Seagrave is a software engineer with many years experience of using Visual Basic in multinational companies. He has taught Visual Basic for Applications at university level and written dozens of user manuals for a wide range of applications. He is also a professional author writing websites and books to explain science to a wider audience. He specialises in the history of the universe.