Monthly Archives: December 2010

Transient shapes

I am now thoroughly bored with the bronchitis and fever I’ve been battling since Christmas Eve. So I thought I’ll post some photos instead of just sitting here coughing… These are slides my husband took along the Western Antarctic Peninsula … Continue reading

Posted in Antarctic stuff, Photos | 12 Comments


Many things have happened in the last few weeks that, to me, all seem to circle around this word. Two events stood out because, in a way, they seemed to be exact opposites. There is Wikileaks of course, and the … Continue reading

Posted in Silliness | 51 Comments


Hi all, I’ve been very quiet on the blogging front this year, especially for the last few months. So quiet in fact that I got an e-mail from a Nature Network team member the week before last, basically asking me … Continue reading

Posted in society | 6 Comments