Astrid Beck
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Famous artists with roots in Cambridge

Here is a list of famous artists with roots in Cambridge, which is way from complete but includes those I am very fond of. The Anchor Pub (as seen from the Cam) where Pink Floyd played on a regular ...

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New Alan Turing Institute

The University of Cambridge is to be one of the five universities that will lead the new Alan Turing Institute, this was announced end of January 2015.The Alan Turing Institute will promote the ...

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Free speech and freedom of the press

John Milton 1629 "Eine wunderbare Welt, in der jeder jeden Blödsinn und jede Blasphemie verbreiten darf: eine Erinnerung an John Milton, der die Freiheit der öffentlichen Meinung erfand. Aus ...

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The organised mind

The organised mind – thinking straight in the age of information overload 28 Jan 2015 Speaker: Daniel J Levitin, James McGill Professor of Psychology and Behavioural Neuroscience, McGill University, ...

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About getting older...

My best companion of five years finally got seriously ill. Have an appointment with the Doctor's on Wednesday (at the Apple Genious Bar ... ooh). Hope they find a cure since I had to learn that not ...

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Merry Christmas

Santa's taking an Elfie (Grand Arcade, Cambridge) I wish you all a very Merry Christmas and a Happy New Year! See you in 2015! www.gui-design.de guidesignblog.com ...

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Trinity College - Great Gate

This is Trinity College Great Gate, built from 1490-1530. This gatehouse is older than Trinity College itself, which was founded by Henry VIII in 1546, combining older colleges called Michaelhouse ...

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Map of Cambridge

Upper right corner: St. John's Innovation Center Bottom middle, that red thing: Main station middle, starred Auckland Road, my new home blue river: Cam brown stuff: University of Cambridge

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