Wait a minute. Where's me jumper?
I registered the day after Douglas Adams launched H2G2 on Tomorrow's World's on April 28th 1999. Back then, the only colour was Goo, Peer Review was totally in the hands of the editors, the BBC thing had not yet happened and user numbers (ahem) were still 5 digits..
I managed to get about 32 edited entries completed before I eventually sublimed. Today I am something of a ghost, more an occasional lurker than an active contributor. With the new changes, you might see a bit more of me in the future...
I am more likely to be found blogging these days over at Sunny Spells and Scattered Scattered Showers on Wordpress. I'm also on Twitter, and you can also catch up with me on Facebook. Feel free to drop by and say hi.
Have fun, and watch out for falling whales.
I have a big interest in Astronomy and Science. I am the co-founder of Cork Skeptics, a local skeptics group in Cork. We meet monthly in Blackrock Castle.
Woodpigeon Edited EntriesI have authored 32 entries in the Edited Guide. Here is the full list.
It says it all
A common mistake that people make when trying to design something completely foolproof is to underestimate the ingenuity of complete fools.
- Douglas Adams
|Is there intelligent life out there?||Who's online|
|Have I got into the top 10?||Latest Statistics|
|What nonsense is being discussed today?||Ask H2G2|
|Just word games again, huh? Then try this..||The Forum|
|Heard any new words or expressions lately?||Joined Up Thinking|
|Who is putting their neck on the block today?||Peer Review|
|That's cool, how do I do that?||GuideML Clinic|
|Maybe this link already has a name?||Named Entries|
|It's Thursday!||H2G2 Post|
|The Edited Entry Hall of Fame||The Edited Entry Hall of Fame|
|Cool gadget to see conversations!||Popup Conversations|
|Oh, I'm just bored!||Random Edited Entry|
|Messages left for this Researcher||Posted|
|Missing in Action||Apr 28, 2014|
|Message to Volunteer - Woodpigeon||Jul 29, 2012|
|Hoopy bathday||Nov 1, 2009|
|An astronomically small success||Sep 15, 2009|
|Greeting from the Far North||May 26, 2009|
|Conversation Title||Latest Post||Latest Reply|
|Is there a name for this? Explaining events by the chain of events that led to it?||No Posting||5 Hours Ago|
|So, where is everybody?||No Posting||8 Hours Ago|
|"What news story has caught your attention today?" thread||Oct 5, 2007||12 Hours Ago|
|What is better kept in the fridge?||No Posting||22 Hours Ago|
|Gnomon's Guide||No Posting||Yesterday|
This user has no Entry subscriptions
Most Recent Edited Entries
- The History of the Transit of Venus
- Constellations: Cygnus 'the Swan'
- The Long Tail
- Istanbul, Turkey
- County Antrim, Northern Ireland
h2g2 is created by h2g2's users, who are members of the public. The views expressed are theirs and unless specifically stated are not those of Not Panicking Ltd. If you consider any Entry to be in breach of the site's House Rules, please register a complaint. For any other comments, please visit the Feedback page.
"The Hitchhiker's Guide to the Galaxy is a wholly remarkable book. It has been compiled and recompiled many times and under many different editorships. It contains contributions from countless numbers of travellers and researchers."
- (crazyhorse)impeach hypatia
- Baron Grim
- Edward the Bonobo - Gone.
- Traveller in Times >42 )^( _
This user has no Bookmarks