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Favourite thing from the new issue: PopSci sent @_jacobward_ in a space training centrifuge: http://bit.ly/1gKpefZ
Cat, or giant furry slug?
@olivia_solon :) Our office. Earlier:
'You had better':
Pro winter cycling gear: duct tape. Lots of duct tape.
That unnerving moment when you realise there is *nobody* in this international airport:
Couldn't resist a quick detour to see Kumamoto castle:
Joe Sacco's Palestine, translated to Japanese:
Meanwhile up the volcano, the view is, uh, rather like being inside an angry cloud:
Akamisu station, inside the world's largest volcanic caldera (Aso). Busy it ain't:
Aoshima. Sorry about the iPhone HDR, no other way to get close:
Loved Kagoshima, but time to leave - now heading east towards Miyazaki. One last Sakurajima pic:
Took on the volcano in this high-powered automobile. Beep beep.
And there it is - Sakurajima, burbling away just across the bay and huffing ash up all over the place
..And that big scary volcano in the background is Mt Unzen. Once caused a megatsunami, which was as bad as it sounds
Three trains later, and almost back on track. Still, this was Shimabara:
Ah, crap. Headed a long way off the beaten track to catch a ferry, but it's cancelled due to a typhoon (not pictured)
This morning's ride, at least as far as Isahaya. Strangely not so busy:
@mudlarklives Saw this guy today, thought I should send a photo to you. Somewhere in Nagasaki:
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