July 29, 2014

7:44 PM | Traversar VII – dodging the clouds
Tuesday evening and I am staring out at the clouds that are slowly filling the valley top to bottom again. It has been a bit of a fight with the weather so far. We had a good day on monday, … Continue reading →

July 27, 2014

3:51 PM | Traversar VI – a day in the clouds
A day in the clouds. Now that might sound rather romantic and such day does give you very dramatic views. Sadly however it is also rather wet and it limits your view, not very handy when doing archaeological survey work. … Continue reading →

July 25, 2014

4:00 AM | Le orbite coerenti delle galassie nane: un fenomeno universale?
Il fatto che non esistano tante galassie nane distribuite come uno sciame d’api attorno a quelle più grandi ma che invece “danzino”, per così dire, su orbite ordinate a forma di disco rappresenta una sfida alle nostre conoscenze su come si è formato ed evoluto il nostro Universo. Oggi, un gruppo internazionale di astronomi, che […]

July 24, 2014

10:55 AM | #okavango14: Over Africa’s Wetland Wilderness
Africa's newly-minted UNESCO World Heritage Site, Botswana's Okavango Delta, from the air and from space... This emerald green oasis buzzes with life during the summer months when grand thunderstorms sweep across the delta...

July 10, 2014

2:40 PM | People Think Their Dogs Are A Lot Smarter Than They Really Are
We love to brag about the intelligence of our canine companions. But a recent survey suggests that many of us are grossly overestimating the cognitive capacities of our dogs — and that our emotional attachment to them has a lot to do with it. Read more...

July 08, 2014

11:13 PM | Surveys still suck: UK FSA published self-reported food safety behaviors
Self-reported food safety behaviors are as reliable as Joseph Smith using golden plates to translate the book of Mormon. But, the UK Food Standards Agency keeps cranking them out, so here are the lowlights: • Those most likely to report … Continue reading →

July 04, 2014

6:30 AM | Take a break for 15 minutes and improve your Mental Elf!
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