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Newtoy

Playing with my new toy


Hotelroomview1

The view from my hotel room, looking towards the Capitol


Bruceandsara

Fellow British delegates Bruce Madge and Sara Whittaker having coffee


Nlm1

A sculpture in the ground, Kenneth Snelson's Tree 1
"Interest in atomic theory, concern with the underlying structure of the universe, and the principle of connectedness are expressed in Snelson's works. "Tree I" has been seen to represent an abstract tree of knowledge which, with its many branches, symbolizes the interrelatedness of science and the humanities" http://www.nlm.nih.gov/exhibition/tour/treei.html


Visiblehuman

The Visible Human


Vishum2

Screens with layers from the Visible Human


Guide

One of our excellent guides, Melanie Modlin


Readingroom

The main NLM reading room


Nlm

The front door


Cicadas

At last I find the cicadas swarming in the grounds of the NIH. Pity there's no audio file


A cicada takes over the conference