Except within our conservation areas, an earthly paradise is being turned into an earthly Hades; and it is not savages nor primitive men who are doing this, but men and women who boast of their civilization.

     William Temple Hornaday

Recent posts

Building the Raspberry Pest


Many years ago, I purchased an Annoy-a-Tron from ThinkGeek.com. This little gadget could be surreptitiously mounted somewhere in the office, chirping randoml...

Hosting Media or Files on Amazon S3


As I’ve mentioned in previous posts, I’m a big fan of Jekyll for creating static websites. The one obvious shortcoming of Jekyll is the entire site must be r...

Raspberry Pi Zero Load Average Monitor


In a previous post, I reviewed the status display I built for a Raspberry Pi server running in my workshop. Recently, I had a similar need for a Raspberry Pi...