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4th April, 2018

Japan 2018: Hiroshima

Instagrams from our latest trip to Japan. Hiroshima, 24-26 March.

3rd April, 2018

Japan 2018: Osaka

Instagrams from our latest trip to Japan. Osaka, 21-24 March.

2nd April, 2018

Japan 2018: Tokyo

Instagrams from our latest trip to Japan. Tokyo, 17-21 and 29-31 March.

8th March, 2018

Existing in four dimensions

The expansive views from the hard-won summit deserved my full attention, but cognitively I was elsewhere; present in multiple locations by way of a weak but welcome signal.

28th February, 2018

A few days in Langdale

Instagrams from a wintry camping and hiking trip in the Lakes.

5th February, 2018

Newfoundland, Winter 2018

Including a night at the new Inn by Mallard Cottage, and a few cold hours wandering around slushy Toronto.

19th January, 2018

Munich

Instagrams from our first trip to Munich, where I spoke at Beyond Tellerrand.

31st December, 2017

2017 in music

A fantastic year for music: many of my favourites returned with new albums and heaps of exceptional new artists appeared. We also made it to lots of shows.

31st December, 2017

2017 run archive

A big year of serious running, including the Tely 10 and my first Robin Hood half marathon. Here's my primary Strava data from the year.

21st December, 2017

Little goat of the air

There it was again: a mysterious humming vibrato piercing the silence, then gone. Whatever the source, it was close, and moving at high speed. The twilight made these sudden whirrs seem unnerving yet also fascinating, a puzzle to be solved.

3rd December, 2017

Outdoors, indoors

It’s an easy mistake to assume that going outside—actually out of the door—is the only way to reconnect with the natural world.

25th November, 2017

Altered images

I’ve been whispering about “a new image of nature” recently. I first encountered this concept while studying land art two decades ago, and it’s nothing new.

15th November, 2017

Junco’s, the tiniest pub in Newfoundland

How reality TV exposes nature’s life cycles, and why a whole province found delight in an unscripted anthropomorphic soap opera.

5th November, 2017

Los Angeles and San Diego

Our second trip to LA, plus a weekend in Coronado for Tara and Cameron's wedding. 31st October to 5th November.

25th October, 2017

Internet of Natural Things

What do I mean by “Internet of Natural Things”? Well, let’s ease in with a brief explanation of this positive take on digital technology.

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