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The Failed Astronomer

July 25, 2007

THE FAILED ASTRONOMER They named a star after me But that’s no constellation.

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Evelyn Glennie on TED

July 25, 2007

From the excellent site TED (Technology, Entertainment, Design) watch a superb talk by Evelyn Glennie on music, sound, listening and how to hold a drumstick:

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No more to Rome

July 25, 2007

I will miss Lucius Vorenus and Titus Pullo – they’ve become like old friends. I discovered a whole lot on Wikipedia about the series, comparing … Read moreNo more to Rome

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DIY/WIF

July 23, 2007

A weekend of house-clearing and DIY involving self, Madame and Plague. DIY in our house equates often to WIF (Well-Intentioned Foolishness). My intention in giving … Read moreDIY/WIF

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Time and space

July 18, 2007

Time exists in order that everything doesn’t happen all at once . . . and space exists so that it doesn’t all happen to you. … Read moreTime and space

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