Joel ventured out recently for a week of bike touring in Kyrgyzstan – place of wide open spaces, friendly people and spectacular mountain scenery (and yaks). You can read all about it (and look at the pictures) here.
Over the holiday shutdown period, Taylor jumped over the Tasman for her first New Zealand visit (in the 11th hour of her PhD of course). It was an 8 day solo adventure with a jam packed schedule. One night in Auckland, 2 days in Rotorua, a 9 hour train across the North Island to Wellington […]
In the latest of a recent glut of international speaking invitations (Gordon Conference in the US and the Prague Spring Meeting being the most recent), Jacqui has been invited to speak at the GATA meeting, which will be held next year on the island of Kos in Greece. Nice for some!
I can see a theme emerging from Chu Wai and Chu Yook’s recent cycling trip around Switzerland – I think the sausage one is the best… [photos]
Somewhere amongst scootering between island beaches and late night clubbing while at the FEBS Analysis and Engineering of Biomolecular Systems lecture course on Spetses in Greece last year, Morgan found the time to win a talk prize for his work on LIM-homeodomain proteins. Fortunately the prize was not in Drachma, but rather seemed to be […]
Phew! After two months, I have finally sifted through 2000 photos of my recent cycle touring jaunt through Europe and come up with a subset to keep! Having kept a travel diary while away was an inspired way of making it easier to sort through the photos and annotate them – definitely will be using […]