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John Graham-Cumming commented on John Graham-Cumming's blog post Travels with a Geek
"Yes, The Greenwich Observatory is in The Geek Atlas. Chapter 49 covers Greenwich including the Prime Meridian, The National Maritime Museum and The Royal Observatory. There are many other locations in London as well."
Oct 15, 2012
Thomas Latcham commented on John Graham-Cumming's blog post Travels with a Geek
"DR Graham Cumming I would like to ask you this please. Did you include The Greenwhich Observatory  in your book? The book sounds fascinating. I think I would like to buy a copy oneday. And I only mention the observatory as it is about the only…"
Oct 15, 2012
John Graham-Cumming commented on Patrick MH's blog post Around the world in 32 minutes: Transcription
"Wow, thanks! That must have been a lot of work."
Aug 17, 2010
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Mar 18, 2010
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Mar 9, 2010
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Thames Tunnel at Rotherhithe, London

March 12, 2010 to March 13, 2010
Brunel's Thames Tunnel will be open to the public for just two days and then will be closed as it will revert to being a railway tunnel. It's the last chance to see the first tunnel under a body of water.
Mar 4, 2010
John Graham-Cumming posted an event

Talk and book signing at Farnborough Air Sciences Trust at Farnborough Air Sciences Trust

November 24, 2009 from 7pm to 8pm
I will be giving a talk called "Science Needs Places" at Farnborough Air Sciences Trust and doing a signing of The Geek Atlas.
Nov 19, 2009
John Graham-Cumming posted an event

The Travel Show with Arthur Frommer at EST

November 22, 2009 from 12pm to 1pm
I'll be appearing on The Travel Show with Arthur Frommer talking about The Geek Atlas. I'll be on around 1307.
Nov 13, 2009
Ian Croy might attend John Graham-Cumming's event

This Week in Tech at Pacific Time

September 20, 2009 from 3pm to 4pm
I will be a guest on TWiT with Leo Laporte and the gang talking about The Geek Atlas and the Alan Turing petition and apology.
Sep 19, 2009
John Graham-Cumming posted an event

This Week in Tech at Pacific Time

September 20, 2009 from 3pm to 4pm
I will be a guest on TWiT with Leo Laporte and the gang talking about The Geek Atlas and the Alan Turing petition and apology.
Sep 17, 2009
John Graham-Cumming posted an event

The Geek Atlas Book Launch at The Brunel Museum, London

September 19, 2009 from 2pm to 5pm
A book launch for The Geek Atlas in the UK. I'll be there around 2pm to sign books and chat with people. Come see me and/or the superb Brunel Museum.
Sep 15, 2009
John Graham-Cumming posted an event

Guest on WILL Focus580 radio program at Illinois

September 28, 2009 from 10am to 11am
I will be appearing on the radio show Focus580 on WILL to talk about The Geek Atlas.
Aug 27, 2009
Pat Hartman left a comment for John Graham-Cumming
"Hi John, The Blog of Kevin Dolgin has linked to you in our Sites We Like. And we really mean it! Best of all possible regards, Pat Hartman News Editor, The Blog of Kevin Dolgin"
Aug 21, 2009
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Aug 9, 2009
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Jul 11, 2009
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Travels with a Geek

I recently put together an article for Forbes.com about business travel and scientific destinations:Ever find yourself in between business meetings in some distant city with enough time to kill but no idea what to do?If you're an innovator (or just someone who's passionate about science or technology), business trips can offer the opportunity to visit some of science's most fascinating…See More
Jul 3, 2009

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Travels with a Geek

I recently put together an article for Forbes.com about business travel and scientific destinations:

Ever find yourself in between business meetings in some distant city with enough time to kill but no idea what to do?

If you're an innovator (or just someone who's passionate about science or technology), business trips can offer the opportunity to visit some of…
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Posted on July 3, 2009 at 9:06am — 2 Comments

A nice little site for San Francisco Bay Area folks

Out of the blue I got an email from Alison Chaiken saying that she'd got a web page with a list of links for the Technical Tourist in the San Francisco Bay Area.



It's a great list.



And it complements The Geek Atlas nicely.



I agree with her that the USGS in Menlo Park is great. They have a cool store… Continue

Posted on July 1, 2009 at 5:30pm

Unleash your inner geek without spending a cent

I recently wrote an article for the San Francisco Chronicle about five geeky places to go and see in the western US that are free of charge:

Think technology and it's not hard to see dollar signs. But California and the West have many free and geeky places worth visiting; you just have to know where to look. My new book, "The Geek Atlas" (O'Reilly Media, 542 pages, $29.99), details 128…
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Posted on June 13, 2009 at 9:37pm

Welcome to The Geek Atlas home page

Welcome!



I'm John Graham-Cumming, author of The Geek Atlas, and administrator of this web site. I've set up this site so that readers of the book can contribute their photos, videos, trip reports, and anything else they feel is interesting concerning the places in the book.



To help keep track of the connection between the book and this web site please follow two rules when adding stuff: use the Tags feature to tag what you are adding with the chapter number in the book.… Continue

Posted on May 15, 2009 at 11:08am

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At 4:51pm on August 21, 2009, Pat Hartman said…
Hi John,
The Blog of Kevin Dolgin has linked to you in our Sites We Like.
And we really mean it!

Best of all possible regards,
Pat Hartman
News Editor, The Blog of Kevin Dolgin
 
 
 

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