Monthly Archives: May 2021

Thinking TIME

I think a thought Is ever so wrought By asinine explanations An action is sought To generate a thought Without any complications All that stuff about bats thinking in Time and the reality of UFOs got me thinking about thought.  … Read More

Unidentified False Objects

I am sitting in my backyard listening to a jet fighter somewhere overhead, easily identified by the earth-shattering noise as it breaks the speed of sound, sending air molecules flying in all directions.  At the same time, I am watching … Read More

Time for Geophysicists and Bats

Soft rock geophysicists map the Earth’s subsurface in Two Way Time, that is the time it takes for a seismic signal to reach a reflector from the surface and return again to a sensor.  Hard rock geophysicists use other processes … Read More

Anthony Hopkins Autistic

I was surprised to learn that Anthony Hopkins has had himself diagnosed as autistic.  Not that I should be. After all many famous people are autistic, it is just that I expect them to be from the sciences, particularly maths … Read More


Sustainability, now there is a good word.  It follows on easily from optimisation and is just as complex an issue. The easiest way to look at sustainability is to think of the world and what it might be like in … Read More