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It’s time for a stack of links again – here you go: There’s a four-wheel velomobile being developed, and the 0-series has now been unveiled: Podbike. It’s a bicycle with electric assist, a fully closed chassis, and it sort of … Continue reading

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There’s a freakingly large box sitting in the wintergarden, and the wool to be carded is almost fully sorted. Numbers are accumulating in the Kickstarter planning spreadsheet – still lacking some crucial ones, but at least there are more ideas … Continue reading

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If you happen to be in the Netherlands, you might be interested in going to see the exhibition in the Rijksmuseum that this video advertises. Especially if you are familiar with this painting: If you do not happen to be … Continue reading

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I have packed spindles and distaffs, comfy clothing and shoes, stuff to read on the train, something to knit and a busload of excitement – I’m off to Denmark and Sweden for the MoCap project! There will be no blogging … Continue reading

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Here’s not one, but two links on fun language stuff – the first one shows how very clear German is, in five tweets. The second one is a list of old words that described certain specific things, but have fallen … Continue reading

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Somehow, the start of a new year is always special – even though it’s just an arbitrary change in the number at the end of the date. I usually get a surge of motivation to clear out old things and … Continue reading

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Well, yes, at some point in time I manage to crawl out from under my comfy rock and actually do things that war the things to do at the moment… like go and watch The Last Jedi. We’d been planning … Continue reading

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