Fimmvörðuháls is a high pass between Eyjafjallajökull and Mýrdalsjökull and the place where the first of the spring 2010 eruptions occurred that were identified with the Eyjafjallajökull volcano. 1,247 more words
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According to this article from the Toronto Star (Sept. 27, 2016), New Brunswick puffins are dying out due to climate change. Apparently only 12 % of the puffin chicks on ONE island in the Bay of Fundy (Machias Seal Island) survived this summer and scientists suggest climate change is to blame. 119 more words
Our visit to the Isle of May:
Okay, so when I say ‘we’, I obviously mean Adam. I was left to team up with another tourist and use keys, coins, and whatever else we had to hand, to prise him from his self-imposed prison cell. 641 more words
Sorry, I seem to have lost focus this week.
I have written several thousand words, but none of them were suitable for a blog. It’s interesting to me to indulge in biographical musings and a polemic about the waste of time and trees involved in the typical grant application, but it’s not so interesting for the people who have to read it. 340 more words