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August 22nd, 2017

My tweets

  • Mon, 12:14: RT @NASA: Can't get solar viewing glasses? You can view #Eclipse2017 by building your own pinhole projector. Safety first! https://t.co/gEh
  • Mon, 12:57: Dang. Hearing from people who I trust to know these things that Brian Aldiss has died.
  • Mon, 13:20: I've already critiqued your camgirl site's eclipse PR for not having any of the obvious puns, you know, "moon", and you resend it unaltered?
  • Mon, 13:22: More details of the death of Brian Aldiss: https://t.co/VKsyDJv1hg
  • Mon, 13:37: Reading the @DExEUgov position papers. They seem to be "Lets leave the EU by changing the names of the institutions and saying we've left."
  • Mon, 15:48: Recent Reads: Sovereign. CJ Sansom's Shardlake uncovers a right royal conspiracy in a grimdark Tudor England. Don't get close to the King.
  • Mon, 15:58: Remember to turn off and cover aging RISC UNIX workstations during the eclipse: it is not safe to look directly at the Sun.
  • Mon, 16:01: Also, during the eclipse avoid a certain British tabloid newspaper. Hang on, it's never safe to look at the Sun.
  • Mon, 18:10: RT @marypcbuk: Extreme Uptime: what we learn from data centers in space & underseas could make your servers take care of themselves https:/…
  • Mon, 19:12: RT @Astro_Wheels: Composite images (7), showing the @Space_Station transiting the #SolarElipse2017, taken near Banner, Wyoming. Video: http…
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