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Tweetping - mapping tweets in real time

Tweetping – mapping tweets in real time

I am reliably informed that more than one billion tweets occur every 2-3 days. Twitter by all accounts has become a significant social media of choice in many parts of the world. Disclaimer – I have had a Twitter account for a while but have yet to embrace the medium. Tweeting just doesn’t hold a […] Read more…

mutated nature vimeo experimental piece by Bipolar Spider

Mutated nature

I’ve been enjoying this experimental piece by Bipolar Spider on Vimeo lately – well worth a look.  Apparently no reptiles were harmed in the process. Read more…

Benetti moss tile

Bringing moss and lichen indoors

I have long been a fan of mosses and lichens.  Those simple organisms we’ve all seen growing on trees and rocks.  Mosses are one of the most primitive of plants, largely unchanged for millions of years. They have the most basic of root structures, leaves and stems. Lichens, which are often confused with mosses, are […] Read more…