Photography from the deep past

The most recent Long Now Seminar in San Francisco sounds like it was brilliant. Frans Lanting set out to take photographs of places where the conditions resemble those from key moments in the distant past of the evolution of planet Earth. From Stewart’s email summary: On a live volcano in Hawaii he found the naked […]

The opening bid

For the slightly geeky machinery of government people out there, this is really interesting. David Wilcox and friends have decided to do an open source bid for a tender announced by the Office of the Third Sector for an Innovation Exchange. I’ve long thought that government tendering processes were one of the big barriers to […]