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Talks I’m giving this year

As I’ve mentioned before, I give talks on a range of topics to various different audiences, including local science groups, school students and at programming conferences. I’ve already got a number of talks in the calendar for this year, as detailed below. I’ll try and keep this post up-to-date as I agree to do more […]

Markdown in WordPress – and writing blog posts is fun again

As you may have noticed, I hadn’t blogged here for quite a while, but have recently started blogging regularly again. This is mostly due to sorting out various WordPress issues I was having, and installing some new plugins to make writing blog posts fun again. Ever since I installed the WordPress update that added the […]

Happy 7th Birthday Blog!

No, I’m not seven years old (even though I may act like it sometimes)…but this blog is! My first blog post was on the 11th November 2008 – a rather philosophical post entitled Wisdom and Knowledge – and so on this anniversary I thought I’d look at my blog over the years, the number of […]

New Py6S and RTWTools websites

This is just a quick Public Service Announcement, to let you know that my two main pieces of software have got fancy new websites. Py6S (my Python interface to the 6S Radiative Transfer Model) and RTWTools (my set of extensions for ENVI) are now hosted at: For those of you interested in the […]