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20 Mar


Learning the lingo…

20 Feb

Here is what I have learned:

In Australia, a formal car safety check is also known as a pink slip.

The compulsory third party insurance is also referred to as a green slip.

This is what then happens in my mind…



My kind of gym

13 Feb



Poached Eggs

14 Jan


Moon landing

27 Aug

Picture taken by CJ Delling in the ‘Deutsches Museum’ in Munich, Germany (not on the moon).

“A rocket will never be able to leave the Earth’s atmosphere.”
The New York Times, 1936

1957: Sputnik 1
1957: Sputnik 2 with Laika
1959: Lunik 2 lands on moon
1961: Juri Gagarin – first man in space

More on spaceflight.

1969: Neil Armstrong and Buzz Aldrin were leaving eternal footprints on the moon.

This link will take you to the orbituary for Neil Armstrong written by the Economist.

Spiderman in spider prison?

26 Aug

What do you think Spiderman has done?

Hope you’ve got no other plans

6 Aug

The reason why one should always travel with a sandwich and 3 muesli bars… oh and a phone.

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