Monthly Archives: November 2010

Newlands Corner

We went on a brief walk along the North Downs Way today, from Newlands Corner. Continue reading

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Papercourt Meadows

We went for a walk this morning in the Papercourt Meadows, next to the River Wey. Continue reading

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Garden Birds

While I was in Baldock at the weekend, I spent some time in the garden with the camera. Continue reading

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Trestles

The completed trestles Continue reading

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3D Printed Sphericons II

Here is a video of the sphericon Chris K. Palmer modeled. Continue reading

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3D Printed Sphericons I

Chris K. Palmer emailed me today to show me some fascinating models he has made of sphericons Continue reading

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Solar System II

We start 4 million kilometers above the sun, and fly to Venus. We then visit Mars, Phobos (the larger of Mars’s two moons), Earth and Jupiter, before returning to the point at which we started. Continue reading

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Solar System I

We rendered the five planets closest to the sun, and ten moons (two orbiting Mars, seven orbiting Jupiter, and ours). Continue reading

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The Gentleman’s Magazine

The first ever magazine was the Gentleman’s Magazine, which was founded in 1731 and edited by Edward Cave Continue reading

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A Beginning

A blogger should not begin, in my opinion, without introducing himself. Continue reading

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