Monthly Archives: August 2015

Early television and that mess of metal on the roof

In the beginning the consumer television set was a large box with a small blurry screen. To successfully receive one of the few channels being broadcast one needed an aerial to pick up the broadcasts. They came in two sorts. … Continue reading

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In the Zone

(Ugh! I forgot to post this last week. My apologies) Programming, as I’ve probably said before is a strange occupation. You start with a blank sheet, steal bits and pieces from where ever you can find them and glue them … Continue reading

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Weather, seasons and Christmas

At this time of the year, we are looking forward to spring, even though spring is officially about a month and a half away, which puts us slap in the middle of winter. There are signs, though, that spring is … Continue reading

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Time and time again

View image | gettyimages.com Well, this will be my third post in a row about time. I think I’ll discuss something else next week! As I’ve said before, the path of a particle as it travels through space in the … Continue reading

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