Archives for September, 2010

Winky

The latest crop of links-n-stuff. First up is this superb photo – ht TS’s google reader feed. It won second prize but for my money is far and away better than any of the others (higher-res version – thanks BD). Its tagged as a “condensation rainbow” but it isn’t, I think (wrong shape). It is…

What to do with the IPCC

So, I didn’t like the IAC prescription for the IPCC. So I need my own. And I forgot that I already had one. PK said it well in the comments: How many IPCC reports does it take to screw in a light bulb? The bureaucratic solution for inefficient bureaucracy always seems to be more bureaucracy.…

Parklife

Or rather, Parkrun which D+A introduced me to. Thats me, the one on the right: I wanted to be that dog, at least for the race. It looks so focussed and determined, even if it is just chasing a stuffed electric hare. And the running is good, so I’ll tell you all about it so…

IAC review of the IPCC

It am all de rage, as they say. But is it any good? And who are the IAC anyway? Go on, hands up, before they were asked to do this: had anyone heard of them? Thought not: I certainly hadn’t. This is an organisation so well-known that the wikipedia article on [[IAC]] (note: that is…

climatecode.org

climatecode.org is a new project from the clear climate code folks – go have a look. And maybe even do something :-). It am all de rage at the moment to dothis stuff, and it will be interesting how “open source” attempts mesh together with more heavyweight government backed efforts. What next – “clear climate…

Belette labs

There are no google hits for “Belette Labs” and this (for reasons that will become clear later) needs remedying.