One On One With Kangaroos

Saturday was reserved for kangaroos and koalas at Lone Pine. It is 12km from Brisbane on the outskirts of Queensland. Kangaroos are usually not aggressive towards humans but they can kick and scratch… well I got the impression that they only jump when absolutely needed, otherwise they prefer sun bathing. They are indigenous to Australia […]

One Sunny Winter In Brisbane

After an unexpectedly prolonged journey to southern hemisphere, now it is the time to enjoy Brisbane´s daily academic and research life at the University of Queensland. The journey from Zagreb to Frankfurt was almost smooth, excluding the fact that the lady at the check-in desk forgot to board me on a plane. Things got a […]

Ironman Tallinn, Estonia, 4.8. 2018

During the previous weekend Iztok and Dušan took part in Ironman Tallinn covering a classical 3,8 km swim, 180 km bike and 42,2 km run.  My sadness of not being able to take part in this event was at least partly diminshed by getting the best possible position for taking the finisher pics… a small […]

Ironman 70.3 Jeju, South Korea

It was one hot day at Zagreb airport and we were ready to start the journey towards Doha and South Korea. Our bikes were packed in a practical fashion and our luggage was minimized. Afer flying for 14 hours in two parts we landed at Incheon International Airport in Seoul. Transfering our bike bags to […]

Mt. Kilimanjaro, September 2017

At the time of writing this post I am still overflowing  with joy and wonder brought back home from the Kilimanjaro ascent. It was legendary, mentally and physically demanding… but so fulfilling, touching the core…I just can not find the words to describe it. Since the beginning of the year 2017 we had a black […]

Understanding Information

It is my great pleasure to announce the book “Understanding Information – From the Big Bang to Big Data” (link). The motivation of this book is to understand  the subject of information from many different perspectives.  The book includes contributions ranging from biology, neuroscience, computer science, artificial intelligence, quantum physics, big data, information society and […]

Napredne metode zdravljenja hemofilije

Sicer mi področje ni ravno blizu, a ker se je bilo v zadnjem meecu potrebno nekoliko poglobiti v teorijo genskega zdravljenja, tukaj nekaj o naprednih metodah zdravljenja hemofilije, o katerih pred leti v študentskih knjigah ni bilo ne duha ne sluha.  Hemofilija je recesivno dedna bolezen, ki nastopi zaradi pomanjkanja specifičnega faktorja strjevanja krvi, pri […]