Wednesday, December 12, 2012

two of the iconic symbols of the C20th: the mushroom cloud and the Mandelbrot

Saturday, December 08, 2012

it's a fine line between superstition and not offending the gods

Monday, October 01, 2012

the offices of Al Jazeera in Kabul and Baghdad were both blown up by US missiles - so much for the freedom of the media

Monday, July 23, 2012

Thatcher's Government crushed the miners and closed the coalmines. Today a third of the UK's electricity comes from coal. The UK now imports coal from Indonesia, S Africa, Russia and Columbia.

Tuesday, May 08, 2012

when i was young, my teachers told me that the reason why the USA and the UK were morally superior to the USSR was that we did not torture people, and we did not imprison people without a trial

how times have changed!

Saturday, April 07, 2012

living forever is something which appeals mainly to the young

Sunday, February 19, 2012

advance notice for "Digin! The Bath Gardeners Market" (Avon, UK)
Sunday - 22 April 2012

Saturday, February 04, 2012

RIP Václav Havel