Category Archives: Science

A Star Is Born

Not a goat kid; not a lamb. Literally, a star – the Lovespoon Star. Tony decided that during his enforced absences on Flying Training with his new employer, that I’ve been through such a tough time recently I needed something to cheer me … Continue reading

Posted in Anything Goes, Archaeology, Astronomy, Culture, Diary, History, Life, March 2009, MindBodySpirit, Nature | 4 Comments

Sweet Dreams….?

Ahhh, sleep, blissful sleep….it’s definitely hibernation weather.  We’re still snowed in (well, rather more iced in at the moment); & on top of everything else have suffered today from a lack of communications, as the ‘phone lines along the lane are being … Continue reading

Posted in Anything Goes, Culture, Diary, Entertainment, February 2009, Life, MindBodySpirit, Music, Nature, Science | 1 Comment

Fifty Years for the Sole Inhabitant

You may or may not be aware…. But today is maestro Thomas Dolby’s magnificent Fiftieth Birthday. For those of you who aren’t aware, he’s one of the most pioneering popular music artists of this & the last century, penning unusual … Continue reading

Posted in Diary, Entertainment, History, Life, October 2008, Science, Technology | Tagged | Leave a comment

Life in a Vacuum: Dark Matter

The end of the world is nigh. No, really; it’s official – at least, that’s what some of the science sceptics tell us.  Next week, what is arguably the largest & most complex scientific experiment ever conducted will be activated … Continue reading

Posted in Animals, Anything Goes, Business, Dairy, Diary, Farming, Goats, Humour, Life, News, Science, September 2008, Smallholding, Technology | 3 Comments