Category: Monaco

Palace Guard, Monaco (Pic de Jour)

All work and no play again today in Monaco, but I did manage about a half hour up on the Rock before the sun went down. This is one of Albert’s Palace Guards, whose job it is to keep people like me out. I also did pay a quick visit to Maryse. Related articles Passageway,
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A Favorite Place, in Monaco (Pic de Jour)

It’s perversely early. It’s barely 6 a.m. as I’m typing this and I’ve already been up for more than two hours, needing to catch a 04:55 ride to the airport for a 06:50 flight. (Yes, that’s an early arrival to the airport for a flight out of Ljubljana, but I don’t make the shuttle schedules).
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How Fire was Discovered

Here’s one theory. This is an 18-second look at Matter into Light: The Discovery of Fire, a 2011 installation by Marc Quinn at the Musée Océanographique de Monaco through October 15. It’s part of a larger exhibit of Quinn’s work entitled The Littoral Zone, a fun dialogue between science and art that fits quite nicely
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