Author Archive for grantkennedy
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!
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)
I heart summer, nearly midnight and I can still see the sun’s glow on the horizon(0)
I love Dropbox because I have sooo many computers and without it I’d spend all my time rsync’ing http://t.co/1LfwEYpN(0)
The guy who once said to me “you could be an academic” has died. RIP Paul Callaghan, and thank you.(0)
My old Olympus OM-2n is due for a service. The darkness at the right is apparently symptomatic of the shutter curtains moving across at different speeds, known to some as “shutter capping.”