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Defending Castle Caystone (2/3)

If you missed part one, you can find it here. This leads on straight from that, and some things might not make sense without reading it first. 1,944 more words


When is it okay to show a face?

In week three’s class we looked at the ethics of viewing other people’s suffering. After focussing on the week’s provided readings we were shown powerful images of people suffering and asked how we feel about them. 393 more words

Culzean Castle & the Derry Walls

Culzean Castle near Maybole, Carrick on the Ayrshire coast is owned by the National Trust for Scotland. It is the ancestral home of the Earls of Cassillis and chieftains of the… 158 more words


Put your app under Siege

Short intro, very short, on how to use siege as a way to stress test your web application

Given siege is installed on your machine – shown here on Linux… 114 more words


Sarajevo’s Tunnel of Hope

Teenage years are stressful enough without the likes of Slobodan Milošević adding to woes. But that’s exactly what happened when I joined the Amnesty International group at secondary school in the 1990s. 881 more words

Destinations Outside Ireland

April 29th - Siege of Kut ends 1916

This siege was part of World War I, Kut is in modern day Iraq. It is roughly a hundred miles south of Baghdad. The Ottoman army besieged the British and Indian soldiers in their 8,000 strong garrison at Kut. 280 more words