Archives for August, 2009

Midsummer madness

No, not arbcomm, though they seem to be fairly wacky. This summer has been very disconnected, but I’m finally back, so expect more unbridled tat. I was going to take a peek at the sea ice situation, on the off-chance that no-one else had, but googled it first and ended up with Greenpeace’s sea ice…

Summer time

Summer is the time when middle-aged parents scrabble around trying to patch together work and school holidays. We’ve been to Wales and the Lakes. I could make some not-very-interesting comments about rain; but apart from saving us the trouble of camping one night it hasn’t been a bother. Rowing-wise, summer is the interval between the…

The wilder shores

“Thanks” to M (if that is the word) for the pointer to Trapping Carbon Dioxide Or Switching To Nuclear Power Not Enough To Solve Global Warming Problem, Experts Say. This is Nordell pushing his stuff again (did I blog the nonsense here? I forget). It is the first I’ve heard of the delightful International Journal…

Well not in all respects of course. Sometimes people die. But before I get on to that… Have you noticed that I haven’t posted much recently? I’ve been on holidays. Wales is very nice, I recommend it. I’ll go again. That is Castell-y-Bere, if you don’t recognise it. Where was I? Oh yes… The thing…