Category Archives: Personal

Epic paper plane flight

Awesome video of paper plane thrown from a 30 storey building. The plane flys for over 60 seconds with The Brooklyn Bridge as a back drop.

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Meaning of Geoff?

The meaning of my name Geoff according to Blogthings:-

What Geoff Means

You are deeply philosophical and thoughtful. You tend to analyze every aspect of your life.

You are intuitive, brilliant, and quite introverted. You value your time alone.

Often times, you are grumpy with other people. You don’t appreciate them trying to interfere in your affairs. You are friendly, charming, and warm. You get along with almost everyone.

You work hard not to rock the boat. Your easy going attitude brings people together.

At times, you can be a little flaky and irresponsible. But for the important things, you pull it together.

You are well rounded, with a complete perspective on life.

You are solid and dependable. You are loyal, and people can count on you.

At times, you can be a bit too serious. You tend to put too much pressure on yourself.

You are loving, compassionate, and ruled by your feelings.

You are able to be a foundation for other people… but you still know how to have fun.

Sometimes your emotions weigh you down, but you generally feel free from them.

What’s Your Name’s Hidden Meaning?

 It reads like a classic cold reading as I’m reading about in “The Full Facts of Cold Reading” by Ian Rowland

New Years day swim…

A Happy New Year to all my readers from the Cam…
The Cam water temperature was 7 degrees celsius.

About 20 or 30 other brave folks did it too although there was apparently some competition from Jesus Green which specially opened today although at £10 entrance we preferred The Cam!

Ro at the Plough & Fleece

Ro at the Plough & FleeceHere is Caroline talking to the new landlady of The Plough and Fleece in Horningsea, Cambridge. A favourite apparently for the folks on The Science Park.

We found it very warm and inviting after our 10 mile Boxing day walk along the river to Waterbeach Lock, Lode and then across the fields to the pub.

Her web site was down when I did the post. I tried to convince her of the power of blogging but I suspect she thinks it is a very low priority. I guess Ellee ought to pay her a visit!