The ancient spa on Lipari Island, not far from the cliff walk. The warm mineral water is still flowing.
Tag Archives: water
(A short video of the) Jumps – Olympic Cross Country
A taste of what it was like to watch the cross country competition at Greenwich Park. Not all the jumps are recorded, but the ones that are are in the right order.
Inspiration from the aquarium
Munch-like super moon
The biggest full moon in eighteen years shone on the weekend of the 19th March. A super moon happens itself when the moon is closest to the Earth at the same time as it is ‘full’. (more). Close to the Earth, the moon looks huge. Seeing the blue water, the reflection of light and darkContinue reading “Munch-like super moon”
Thermal waters in Iceland
The Blue Lagoon Geysir
A leaflet from the Poseidon thermal complex on the island of Ischia in Southern Italy. The Ancient Roman Emperors and other elite took holidays in their villas on the near by island Capri. The islands are near Naples and it’s volcano, Vesuvius. It can take an afternoon at least to try out all the poolsContinue reading “Poseidon Terme”
Forms on fossil beach
Industrial forms spotted whilst searching for fossils on the Jurassic coast in Dorset, similar in shape to the fossilized ancient sea creatures that were were hunting for.
The Aquatic Ape idea
I like the idea of the Aquatic Ape. It is not a mainstream one and unpopular with experts in human evolution, on the fringe, unproven and unresearched. It goes something like this. Our ancestors lived on the shores of warm seas, around 6 to 2 million years ago. They spent long amounts of time inContinue reading “The Aquatic Ape idea”
China River Trip
This is the journey of a tourist boat along part of the Li River, setting off from Guilin.
Suffolk, East Anglia
Watercolours made on the beach at Shingle Street in Suffolk.