Edison’s Ephemera 128 – 50 Years

50 years ago, it was actually a Sunday and I watched Neil Armstrong and Buzz Aldrin take a giant leap for mankind. I was 9. It was an amazing moment that has never ever left me, even though the technical feat of landing a 1st stage (or two of them) is somewhat more...

Edison’s Ephemera 126 – Midsummer

Midsummer. Here we are. This is the point in the Northern Hemisphere when the days are long and nights are short. For a night owl like me that can actually be a problem. But conversely I’m not happy that the nights will now be getting longer. I fixed my M5N so...

Edison’s Ephemera 124 – Bank Holiday

What an absolutely glorious day today was. I worked outside for almost all of it. I got a lot of sun, it was hot work and kind of wet (washing off the winter muck) but I even celebrated with a barbeque. So it’ll be a show about being in almost summer. My usual...