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I’m making an effort this year to eat lunch not at my work desk. I work in IT, with the computer on my desk connected to the ever-full-shiny Internet, so eating at the desk seemed OK. I don’t think it was. I take a bag to work every day, take … Read More

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Steampunk is a many-splendored thing (sorry Ms Suyin), touching many eras and ideaologies; similarly the music is just as varied as the waistcoats on a steampunk model. Maybe you haven’t heard of some of the following and you’d like to try them, or maybe you’ve heard of others you think we … Read More

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Over $8000 was raised for the Cancer Council Queensland this year, with heartfelt thanks to all the attendees, donators of time, effort and items for auction, and my fellow Steampunk Ghostbusters who did more than a bang-up job. Read More

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I no longer have a laboratory. The old house was proving too small for the growing family and after much searching we have a new home. Unfortunately this house does not have the large, unused under area that could be transformed into a steampunk retreat. I had some of my … Read More

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Where do old applications go to die (and maybe get resurrected)? Read More

Published by Professor von Explaino

Once again it’s time for Steampunk Hands Around the World. A wonderful event of inclusion and camaraderie, reinforcing the togetherness of steampunk. This year’s theme is “Our Playground, Our Classroom, Our Workshop”. I _like_ it, how could I not, Professors exist in classrooms and workshops, and all of this … Read More

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One of the blogs I follow that is also someone I know in real life. Celebrating two years of online updates, the blog covers all sorts of steampunk and writery aspects. Well worth a subscribe. Link: http://cogpunksteamscribe.wordpress.com/ … Read More