Monthly Archives: November 2011

The Mummy’s head, Particle Physics and “Knocking on Heaven’s Door”

Picking up the 5000 odd-year-old Mummy’s Head I vaguely wondered if I had brought down an ancient Egyptian curse upon my own.  Since this was some 20 years ago and things have mostly gone OK since, either the curse has a delayed reaction or it passed me by.  In any event, it has given me […]

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“It’s Better in the Wind” or why I ride a motorcycle

As mentioned in my last post my travels to Ecuador served to shift my priorities to Susegar, that wonderful state of taking it easy. Of course, it also has meant that I’ve hardly posted here at all. To my considerable amazement this short fall has generated concern and irritation on the part of some of […]

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