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Lovely tale of lockdown intrigue turned to bird watching turned to Raspberry Pi enthusiasm! From Simon Bisson on ZDNet:
“Don’t worry about the microphone hanging out the window,” I told a recent house guest. “It’s just another of my Raspberry Pi projects.”
Living in one of the greener inner suburbs of London, the planes heading into Heathrow aren’t the only flying things. Through the worst of the pandemic lockdowns I started a new hobby, documenting the wildlife in the gardens and on the railway cutting behind our home. It’s been quite surprising seeing how many different birds and small mammals frequent the large tree and the elderberry thicket at the bottom of the garden, from tiny wrens to the looming presence of the local sparrowhawk.
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