Sir Thomas Browne · Saturn · penguin eggs · heroes of science · evolution of languages · nature books · dna barcoding · periodic table · Alice Roberts · geology
24-Nov-2017: 158 years ago today saw the publication of my hero Charles Darwin’s ‘On the Origin of Species’. What better excuse could I possibly need for choosing today to launch my own book, ‘On the Moor: Science, History and Nature on a Country Walk’.
I’m delighted to announce the launch of my book ‘On the Moor: Science, History and Nature on a Country Walk’.
This afternoon, I received my proof copy of ‘On the Moor’.
On the Moor · Zanzibar · container ships · giant ground sloth · Barry Lopez · indigenous people · Cambrian Explosion · Little Toller · Iain Sinclair
I’ve been experimenting with some different cover designs for my book ‘On the Moor: Science, History and Nature on a Country Walk’, and would be interested in receiving any feedback you might have.
She might only be a lump of concrete, but I have an immense fondness for trig. point 4144.
A ridiculous observation concerning rooks, which can't possibly be right.
When your instincts and your compass disagree, trust your instincts. I mean your compass.
We only have a few precious years on this wonderful planet, so why not find out what you can about it while you still have the chance?