Under the microscope:
The winning photographs in the Novartis / Daily Telegraph Visions of Science 2002 competition are now online.

Bike brush-up:
Humbled by the awesome ‘tuned up -ness’ of the racing mountain bikes on show at Sleepless in the Saddle, I took my bike to the local repair shop for its two-year service today. On Friday I’m hoping I’ll have the bike back, in something like ‘almost new’ condition.