A Land of Ice and Fire

Tuesday, June 14, 2016 // 3 Comments

As with my other photosets, clicking on a photo will open a larger version, and text in red represents a clickable link. On arriving in Reykjavik, I immediately went to visit [more...]

A Hong Kong Hike

Wednesday, October 22, 2014 // 0 Comments

This satellite photo of Hong Kong shows just how much of it is actually not-concrete More than a concrete jungle Despite being one of the densest cities in the world, with [more...]

Fluorinated Compounds

Monday, October 3, 2011 // 0 Comments

Last Friday I was fortunate enough to be present at my girlfriend's Ph.D. thesis defence at the University of Copenhagen. In case anyone is wondering, it went very well, and all the opponents spoke highly of her work, and now we can all call her "Doctor". [more...]


Monday, June 1, 2009 // 2 Comments

Heerenveen Several days ago, a new wooden floor arrived from the US with the purpose of enriching the experience of inline speed skating training in the Netherlands. Four [more...]


Tuesday, June 17, 2008 // 0 Comments

Daniel Yeow for Columbia Daily Spectator… Baseball is supposed to be a great American pastime. Well, one thing is for certain, time does seem to pass (and you really [more...]


Monday, June 16, 2008 // 0 Comments

Daniel Yeow for Columbia Daily Spectator… Softball is an interesting sport. It is similar to baseball in many ways except that it is played with a different ball, on a [more...]


Friday, March 28, 2008 // 0 Comments

Whoever came up with the idea of a random pillowfight in New York city deserves the Nobel Peace Prize (more than Henry Kissinger, anyway). Actually, I think it was these [more...]

State of the Planet

Friday, March 28, 2008 // 0 Comments

Every year, there’s a conference organized by the earth institute called “State of the Planet”. It has (apparently) grown every year, and is a fairly big [more...]

A Day in DC

Tuesday, March 18, 2008 // 0 Comments

I decided to visit the capital of the United States of America, Washington DC, for spring break. However, since I have a great deal of work to do over the break, I decided to [more...]


Monday, March 3, 2008 // 0 Comments

Now Columbia isn’t known for its sporting prowess. There are, however, a handful of sports in which we excel. These sports are characterized by being very… [more...]

Food Shoot

Saturday, March 1, 2008 // 0 Comments

News assignments are kinda cool, sports assignments aren’t bad either… but food… mmm…. Those who know me well know that I like food. I am capable of [more...]

A Busy Week

Monday, February 4, 2008 // 0 Comments

It was a very busy week at Columbia… kicked off with Jeff Sachs and John Legend teaming up for the “Show Me” poverty action tour on Monday night. Somewhat [more...]

A Spectator

Friday, January 25, 2008 // 0 Comments

Occasionally, I surprise myself. Sometimes a paper that I wrote off-the-cuff ends up being published in an academic journal, maybe an offhand remark made as a joke at a board [more...]

MIT Mystery Hunt

Tuesday, January 22, 2008 // 0 Comments

Every year since about 1980, during MIT’s independent activity period (IAP), a mystery hunt takes place. This hunt is organised by the previous year’s winning [more...]

New York Adventures

Friday, January 11, 2008 // 0 Comments

My first Christmas and New Years in New York, starring Lily O’Neill, Caitlin Tierney, Nick Sheridan, Meribah Rose, and others. Lucky I live in New York… I [more...]
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