Just look at us

In just one photo, we see just how insignificant we are and just how much we can achieve. It is a picture of Earth through the rings of Saturn, 1.4 billion kilometres away. Earth is nothing more than a tiny whi...

3D Modelling with Onshape

I recently signed up to Onshape so that I could have a play with 3D modelling but there wasn't anything I needed/wanted to make and so I didn't actually do anything with it. In most cases, I need a real life pr...

The Remains

It's been quite a while since I last posted any news or photos so I figured I'd fill the void a bit with this amazingly textured image. It shows the remains of a large tree trunk somewhere in the fields around ...

30 Bays in 30 Days

I've agreed to join in the fun and try the 30 bays in 30 days challenge. This basically involves swimming at least 30 strokes in 30 of Guernsey's great beaches over 30 days in July. The whole event is in aid of...

A long day on the clipper

I completed a 13.5 hour crossing on the Condor Clipper recently. This is a small indication of the conditions we sailed in. The day actually went really quickly and I got a lot of work done so I'm not complaini...

Linux Gaming – Steam OS

The original draft for this post was made when Steam OS was first announced so ignore any questions that may have been answered already. The main gist is still relevant though. For the past year or so I'...