Tweet Archive for May 2015

“Guppies from high-predation environments suffer high extrinsic mortality rate” er, no kidding… en.m.wikipedia.org/wiki/Guppy#Sen…

5:38pm May 30 2015 —

RT @natlibscotmaps: Happy Birthday to the @EdinburghTrams

Explore what the tram routes looked like 1895

maps.nls.uk/towns/detail.c… http://t.c…

5:29pm May 29 2015 —

@NetworkRailEGIP Great!

in reply to NetworkRailEGIP — 4:45pm May 29 2015 —

RT @NetworkRailSCOT: To learn more about #Glasgow City Mission, visit: glasgowcitymission.com Please RT Spread the word & bring what you…

4:30pm May 29 2015 —

RT @NetworkRailSCOT: With a footfall of around 106,000 passengers every day, the station team hope to once again help hundreds of strugglin…

4:30pm May 29 2015 —

RT @NetworkRailSCOT: Working with #Glasgow City Mission @GCMcare, a 12-hour donation drive is being held at Scotland’s busiest station 7am …

4:30pm May 29 2015 —

#PolmontBridge

4:18pm May 29 2015 —

@NASA Spacesuit recommended though. Naked eye would likely freeze quickly.

in reply to NASA — 4:17pm May 29 2015 —

@NetworkRailEGIP Will this resolve recurrent flooding and freezing issues?

in reply to NetworkRailEGIP — 4:12pm May 29 2015 —

Not much happening at #PolmontBridge this week – presumably they’re nicely ahead of schedule. 2wks to bridge removal! pic.twitter.com/KD9bDUAA7T

7:29am May 29 2015 —

RT @greenbelt: Remember when @TheSunNewspaper called us ‘The Nice People’s Pop Festival’? #ThrowbackThursday greenbelt.org.uk/about/history/ http:/…

4:28pm May 28 2015 —

RT @EdinburghICE: Winchburgh rail tunnel to close 13/6 to 26/7 for electrification work @NetworkRailEGIP. Here’s graphic of diversions: htt…

8:13am May 28 2015 —

RT @DrThinkBot: #StarTrek can never be a reality as long as IT / IS expertise is so dilute. Glitches increase exponentially with complexity…

10:26pm May 26 2015 —

@grahamguy @exploreplanets @ridingrobots Would you launch with a different version than you tested?

in reply to grahamguy — 10:23pm May 26 2015 —

RT @bcrypt: It’s sad how often this sticker is a non-satirical statement about software criminalization #Wassenaar pic.twitter.com/wkgD25FhS4

7:56am May 26 2015 —

Reading Waverley as I approach Waverley Station.

7:54am May 26 2015 —

RT @_onionesque: A great obit for John and Alicia Nash on Gödel’s Lost Letter, with a nice subsection on Hex and complexity https://t.co/Wc…

7:37am May 26 2015 —

@falkirk_herald Do you have online archives? I’m wanting to look at the Herald from 1898. Thanks.

7:29am May 26 2015 —

RT @andrew_leach: This is pretty well-done: Tesla owner reviews gasoline-powered car teslaclubsweden.se/test-drive-of-…

7:38pm May 25 2015 —

RT @fionafalconer: Lost my Samsung s5 mini at the #unionCanal between #linlithgow & #polmont today. Loads pics of my kids on it :( @Falkirk…

7:30pm May 25 2015 —

RT @falkirk_herald: Falkirk Council plans to spend £19 million on a new town centre headquarters: falkirkherald.co.uk/news/community… http://t.co/Rmp5kd…

8:12am May 25 2015 —

RT @revdkarlmartin: 24/7 prayer this week @JesusAtTheHeart come a spend time praying for the city. pic.twitter.com/EapI2TCGGf

8:10am May 25 2015 —

Boxing up the last few cables at #PolmontBridge. They’ve quite enjoyed the joinery on this project! pic.twitter.com/hUcHi1mOho

8:06am May 25 2015 —

#PolmontBridge 19 weeks down 22 to go. In 3 weeks the old bridge will be down! #Polmont pic.twitter.com/GjKFgWnX5i

8:03am May 25 2015 —

RT @DKlarations: Is it crazy how saying sentences backwards creates backwards sentences saying how crazy it is?

1:38pm May 24 2015 —

6:03pm May 23 2015 —

RT @revkatebottley: Hi people angry at Christians for being against equal marriage, you do know we don’t all think that don’t you? #VoteYes

10:52pm May 22 2015 —

RT @rygorous: Anyone know how to contest a UK patent application? This is important. cbloomrants.blogspot.com/2015/05/05-21-…

10:51pm May 22 2015 —

Looks like a new cable run if I’m not mistaken – for the station’s own cabling. #PolmontBridge pic.twitter.com/gcleqCkxzJ

7:31am May 22 2015 —

Mesh going up to make the site boundary more secure #PolmontBridge pic.twitter.com/zW9gfc3Iyk

7:30am May 22 2015 —

6:53am May 22 2015 —

@tjmiano @doctorow Brilliant!

in reply to tjmiano — 6:15pm May 21 2015 —

RT @tjmiano: @doctorow Not only do we now have copyright trolls, but copyright goblins as well! pic.twitter.com/Celkyvb0jj

6:14pm May 21 2015 —

RT @clairecm: Stuff that’s actually working to get more women in tech nytimes.com/2015/05/22/ups… pic.twitter.com/OQUfaWlgBJ

6:12pm May 21 2015 —

RT @TheEconomist: America’s minimum wages follow a different trend than the rest of the OECD econ.st/1dn2Oma pic.twitter.com/nH4L4qzYdh

5:26pm May 21 2015 —

RT @DrPaulMiddleton: For those who don’t know, the Barrier Act is @churchscotland‘s ecclesiastic rhythm method. #GA2015

5:18pm May 21 2015 —

RT @sch3lp: #ga2015 alright admit it… Who scheduled the gay marriage issue of the Simpsons on channel 4 this evening?

5:11pm May 21 2015 —

RT @NASA_Dawn: My closest image yet of the bright spots on #Ceres, taken from 4,500 miles away go.nasa.gov/1efEpyW pic.twitter.com/lHNGfVk5T4

1:05pm May 21 2015 —

RT @jwz: Time-lapse Mining from Internet Photos. “First, we cluster 86 million photos into landmarks and popular… jwz.org/b/yiM0

7:03am May 21 2015 —

RT @duncarronfort: Our beautiful cart broken by vandals.. Gutted. #buildingafortisnteasy #SoSad #Scotland @clanranaldtrust @saorpatrol http…

11:41pm May 20 2015 —

RT @duncarronfort: 2nd break in & vandalism in 7 weeks. This lot even broke our new sandpit toys for the kids 😞 #Scotland #SoSad http://t.c…

11:41pm May 20 2015 —

RT @clanranaldtrust: Please RT – more mindless vandalism @duncarronfort can you donate towards security cameras? Please click here: http:/…

11:41pm May 20 2015 —

RT @sergeybratus: Proposed Wassenaar rules are out: federalregister.gov/articles/2015/… At a glance, they appear to endanger security research more tha…

6:58am May 20 2015 —

Our boy at work…

http://twitter.com/P7MWPS/status/600693217840013312/photo/1

5:46pm May 19 2015 —

RT @flightradar24: Flights from Europe to North America are doing their best to avoid the jet stream. flightradar24.com/59.31,-41.99/4 http://t.co/UV…

5:41pm May 19 2015 —

RT @NetworkRailSCOT: We’ve cleared points issue at #Haymarket. Given high volume of trains currently impacted it may be a while before serv…

5:35pm May 19 2015 —

Horrible din of pneumatic drill as workmen clear concrete from the iron bridge. #PolmontBridge pic.twitter.com/KRwN3iEgOE

7:26am May 19 2015 —

@mountain_ghosts productive in the algebraic sense. Lots of possibilities.

in reply to mountain_ghosts — 11:00pm May 18 2015 —

@riverperkin @Chris_DAgorne Why do they not settle with other particulates?

in reply to riverperkin — 7:31am May 18 2015 —

Ta-daa! Shiny new footbridge now in action! #PolmontBridge 18 weeks down, 23 to go! #Polmont @NetworkRailEGIP pic.twitter.com/KjdVhpyQLG

7:30am May 18 2015 —

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1:33pm May 17 2015 —

@zoe_bearx yes a concrete one like the one in Westquarter I think.

in reply to zoe_bearx — 7:43am May 17 2015 —

RT @Oldmanmackie: The rapeseed fields at Kinghorn are looking Splendifirous at the moment. #Fife pic.twitter.com/UmzS7aGCAi

4:50pm May 15 2015 —

RT @igrigorik: RFC 7540 -> “Hypertext Transfer Protocol Version 2 (HTTP/2)” @ bit.ly/1HjSWpR – woot!

11:31pm May 14 2015 —

@Jimmybo83472169 yep, sad but true. On 13th June they take it down. Presumably cheaper to replace than modify :-(

in reply to Jimmybo83472169 — 11:15pm May 14 2015 —

RT @NewHorizonsBot: #NewHorizons released a new image!
⌚ 11 May 2015, 13:11:19 UTC.
📍 76.2M km from #Pluto.
🔗 pluto.jhuapl.edu/soc/Pluto-Enco… http:/…

12:06pm May 14 2015 —

RT @0xabad1dea: Relatedly, I just headcanoned that evil Peach and Daisy are named Plum and Petunia

3:16pm May 13 2015 —

RT @ESA_Rosetta: Caught a spectacular side-on view of #67P on 3 May wp.me/p46DHN-1cP #CometWatch pic.twitter.com/7dxBpSR3H6

3:12pm May 13 2015 —

Just 1 month to go for this faithful old bridge: “Robert Melvin, engineer, Alloa, 1898.” #PolmontBridge #Polmont pic.twitter.com/JmxLkQyQpx

8:27am May 13 2015 —

RT @AusAndgie7: “Are we go?”
“Go Flight”
**********
“Make it So”
*********
“POD Copies”
“CRONUS Copies”
#MissionControlConversations #StarT…

11:51am May 12 2015 —

Clearing the road bed from the bridge. #PolmontBridge pic.twitter.com/Y8R5SHdEjO

7:32am May 12 2015 —

“All services live.” Utility lines all marked on surface for ease of reference on reconnection. #PolmontBridge pic.twitter.com/jIpsVgzYMP

7:31am May 12 2015 —

RT @binarybits: The button, explained. vox.com/2015/4/10/8383…

6:58am May 12 2015 —

Very much enjoyed the text adventure linked to from here. Learn what it’s like to be a writer on a game.

6:52am May 12 2015 —

#PolmontBridge progress: 17 wks down 24 to go #Polmont @NetworkRailEGIP Digging away roadbed ready for bridge removal pic.twitter.com/ySRpT7kCPz

7:31am May 11 2015 —

RT @SoVeryBritish: “Not bad” – Perfectly adequate
“Not too bad” – Surprisingly good
“Not too bad at all” – Best thing ever

8:26pm May 10 2015 —

RT @EdwardTufte: Many enthusiastic Crappy Little Studies of human behavior = false. CLS news=willfully gullible terryburnham.com/2015/04/a-tric… http…

8:25pm May 10 2015 —

RT @matthew_d_green: SHA1 is crumbling fast. Get to higher ground.

8:04pm May 10 2015 —

RT @ShelbyWhite: Best license plate ever. pic.twitter.com/Rgf859vkUR

8:03pm May 10 2015 —

RT @henrikuiper: TIL : our car has an “email or bacon” selector. pic.twitter.com/wJJp421R7J

8:03pm May 10 2015 —

RT @AaronBastani: “I’m arresting you on some charges, they are really obscure and you’ve probably never heard of them”. #hipstercop http://…

5:31pm May 10 2015 —

RT @SalmanRushdie: Looks like I made it into Charlie. :)

8:12pm May 7 2015 —

2:52pm May 7 2015 —

#PolmontBridge team steadily working along the western lane of bridge with pneumatic drill, digging up pavement and old pipes.

7:25am May 7 2015 —

@BoingBoing @neilhimself my daughter thinks this would be mean

in reply to BoingBoing — 6:25pm May 5 2015 —

RT @ScotRail: …If you’ve been delayed for 30 mins or more, you can claim Delay Repay at ScotRail.co.uk/Delay-Repay. I’ll keep you updated. ^C…

5:04pm May 5 2015 —

RT @GeertHub: I created a new robot! You can now follow @NewHorizonsBot to see the latest raw images from #NewHorizons come in while on its…

4:50pm May 5 2015 —

Grim weather hides Calton Hill #Edinburgh pic.twitter.com/cSaZ5KCyuJ

8:42am May 5 2015 —

Working on through the grim rain. 16 weeks down, 25 to go on #PolmontBridge #Polmont @NetworkRailEGIP pic.twitter.com/7wGjje5ZDe

8:00am May 5 2015 —

@aucklandcastle No prob- just there was no ‘no parking’ sign, or signs saying where to park. Pls could u put some up for non-locals like me?

in reply to aucklandcastle — 4:53pm May 3 2015 —

RT @EdwardTufte: For understanding, stop-motion stills often better than video. This might make The Thinking Eye. #visualization #ddj http:…

3:54pm May 3 2015 —

@aucklandcastle Where should we have parked today? We saw no signs, so parked by the chapel. Came back to a note about private property.

3:36pm May 3 2015 —

. M as the first female Bishop of Durham at @aucklandcastle pic.twitter.com/sg45XleILt

3:13pm May 3 2015 —

Loved the subtle “please don’t sit here” holly protecting the chairs at @aucklandcastle! pic.twitter.com/EwE0oJCV4r

3:07pm May 3 2015 —

RT @evilgaywitch: Rogue Foundry cancelled their Kickstarter /cc @0xabad1dea pic.twitter.com/zHfAaBjdlv

8:14pm May 2 2015 —

RT @0xabad1dea: They’ll probably be back in six months with a different logo, but, one less “post-Snowden” scam.

Now about their crummy ve…

8:13pm May 2 2015 —

RT @danmac1504: @larbertred you missed the bit about dad coming with other child to collect them after going to Halfords to pick up new bab…

8:12pm May 2 2015 —

RT @ridingrobots: Who’s up for a hike? Meet you there. Bring your own oxygen.
From Curiosity on 12 April. 1.usa.gov/1m32BTF http://t.…

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