Wayback Machine

The Wayback Machine or Internet Archive keeps copies (sometimes incomplete) of billions of websites. Its mission is to preserve them for posterity. The Wayback Machine is an initiative of the Internet Archive, a 501(c)(3) non-profit. It is building a digital library of Internet sites and other cultural artifacts in digital form. Out of curiosity I checked what the home page of Flying Twigs looked like. I went back as far back as I could find … Read more

Romer’s Gap In The Fossil Record

Romer’s Gap is the name given to a gap in the fossil record where there was no fossil evidence of life on land over a huge period. The connection for us is that we lived in Edinburgh before moving to Cambridge. And that wonderful city has tremendous museums. Specifically, in the National Museum Of Scotland is an exhibit of Balanerpeton Woodi. And it has a very local connection to Edinburgh. 350 million years ago, Scotland … Read more

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