Author Archive for grantkennedy
Wow, when they said welcome to Dullest International airport they weren’t kidding.(0)
my contribution on the LOC so far: #axhr will be the official tag for Characterizing Planetary Systems Across the HR Diagram(0)
LHR lounge news rack filled with papers with headline “DOOMED AIRLINER”. Nice.(0)
Champagne powder: I am bemused to admit that it does feel a little better underfoot than previous snow I have tried.(1)
This isn’t a photo for a change. It’s a graphic from a press release about my discovery of a debris disk around Fomalhaut C.
Companion’s comets the key to curious exoplanet system? Second disk around the third star in the Fomalhaut system ras.org.uk/news-and-press…(1)
449.4 hours of Spitzer time to survey the Kepler field. Check.(0)
Dive with sharks and rays at the Napier aquarium, still got ten fingers.(1)
I’m in Hawaii up Mauna Kea doing some observing on the JCMT. Here’s the Keck laser guide star, click the image for a quick movie of the Earth turning.
Here’s the real reason I signed up for I’m a scientist, I needed a new mug!
Very fun event where UK school kids get to quiz scientists in real time. Crazy two weeks of intense chats!
Republicans Accuse Obama of Using Position as President to Lead Country : The New Yorker – newyorker.com/online/blogs/b…(0)
The Guardian: the end of you UK stay won’t end with a bang on the door, but with a tweet. goo.gl/mag/aVsVlEX(0)
Having coffee in Lyndhurst (Dorset) the other day I thought a photo on the wall looked familiar. Turns out I have a photo of the same waterfall from 2007, which is in Vermont (USA).
London, Chicago, Cleveland, Phoenix next. Should still make grand canyon south rim about midnight…(0)