Posts tagged with : Personal

May
11
Fri

Halliburton war profiteers

Far be from me to interfer in American politics or foreign policy, but this was too disgusting to ignore. So in an unprecedented move I veer away from web development, scuba diving and more personal ventures to draw attention to this banned excerpt from the video on war profiteering Republicans don’t want you to see….. […]


May
10
Thu

Name this orchid

So far the suggestions have been, “Early Purple Orchid” and well thats been the only suggestion so far. I did think it was a spotted heath orchid but that turned out to be somewhat different and found at the other end of Rathlin Island. Anyway I have not turned into a wild flower spotter, but […]


Apr
22
Sun

Sponge life on Rathlin’s North Wall

Click to Play There really is a great variety of non fish aquatic life on Rathlin. It was reported recently in various publications that there was something like 70 new species of sponge identified during a survey of the water surrounding Rathlin Island. Some of these can be seen on Waterworld a programme broadcast on […]


Apr
12
Thu

Oaxaca, Mexico February 2007

Well we’ve been home now forquite a few weeks and now with my blog well and truely ported over onto wordpress I will soon be ready to start posting again. I dare say most of you will have already deserted by now, but hopefully over the coming months there will be a resumption of regular […]


Apr
09
Mon

Slieve Donard – The mournes

Click to Play Another successful ascent of Slieve Donard and this time we were rewarded with a clear day and a wonderful view. Photos available as always at flickr