Category Archives: Zooniverse

ZooCon 2014 part II lectures

You can see a selection of all the pictures taken at this event on my Flickr account.   I was rather pleased with myself, for having been able to find (Zookeeper/Zooite/lovely guy) Grant’s house and after I had dropped off my stuff (and met his roommates), we walked towards the lecture theatre together. We were […]

ZooCon 2014 part I travels

You can see a selection of all the pictures taken at this event on my Flickr account.   Due to a couple of insecurities in life, I wasn’t sure I could make this year’s ZooCon in Oxford actually. Fortunately, due to an unexpected helping hand, I managed to book the trip to Oxford a couple […]

Goodbye Galaxy Zoo Forum!

Please note: this is the message as it appears on the Galaxy Zoo Forum, which is going to be closed down. This place, my website – www.hannysvoorwerp.com – won’t be affected by that. I’m leaving the announcement here because I know Galaxy Zoo volunteers visit me sometimes. Carry on.    Dear fellow Zooites,  I’m sorry […]

Another gathering of friends in London

  After a cuppa in Kensington, I made the mistake of trusting the local friend to find the way. Not that it really mattered though; the Sun was shining and our other friends would still be in the Prospect of Whitby, which has become one of our favourite pubs. Annie, Els, Graham, Nigel, Rona, Julianne, […]

ThinkCon in Cambridge

“I never could get the hang of Thursdays”, is what I tweeted the day before I was travelling to Cambridge. It had been a more-than-usual hectic week. Even the three hour train trip to the ferry almost seemed too short. I realised I like trains so much because they force me to do nothing. I […]