Skip to comments.Sudden disappearance of Deep River scientist mystifies colleagues
Posted on 02/21/2010 3:24:50 PM PST by hennie pennie
TORONTO - There are still no leads in the case of an eastern Ontario scientist who disappeared without a trace last month, leaving his colleagues mystified. Lachlan Cranswick hasn't been seen since Jan. 18, when he left work at the National Research Council's Canadian Neutron Beam Centre in Chalk River, northwest of Ottawa.
His nearby Deep River house was reportedly left unlocked and his car was in the garage. His wallet, keys and passport have all been accounted for......
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I find it odd that someone would fly across the world to take care someone elses personal affairs and their home. Who does that until someone is incapacited, missing, or completely incompetent.
Yet another missing scientist or one who died mysteriously.
One more scientist involved in a nuclear program disappers without a trace... somethng is going on...
SCIENTIST VANISHES WITHOUT TRACE [Chalk River Nuclear Facility, Canada]
A very high degree of intelligence in a particular field is sometimes accompanied by a fair degree of thoughlessness or even stupidity in others. They just get so absorbed that the day to day seems trivial, I guess.
perhaps he’s wintering in N. Korea
NRC-Canadian Neutron Beam Centre
It is open for access by universities, industry, government and foreign research institutions.
Industry clients come from sectors such as nuclear, aerospace, automotive and manufacturing.
2010 January 13 - The NRU reactor is expected to be fixed by the end of March, but AECL warns of possible delays into April.
Expert Panel Recommends New Research Reactor-December 9, 2009.
Have handled metal ranging from pieces of the ill-fated Challenger and Colombia Space Shuttles to train rails implicated in ecological disasters in Alberta. In those cases and others, their goal was to find out what went wrong.
Dr. Ron Rogge and his colleagues are helping Defence Research and Development Canada (DRDC) Atlantic one of seven DRDC establishments operated by the Department of National Defence make Canadian submarines safer.
2006 Summer School at Chalk River
The only one under the cap? Same person?
Thanks for the pic reference, had found the latter to compare.
The problem here is that when they went to observe him, he was still vanished.
Media Release Missing Person Description Police Picture of LACHLAN CRANSWICK of 25 Summit Street, Deep River.
Deep River (6 km from the labs).
Enter: 25 Summit Ave, Deep River, Renfrew County, Ontario, Canada in above link. Peaceful looking neighborhood with small kept homes close together. Ruggled terrain outside of town center [4,000], however. Can rotate to see all homes. No one saw anything? It's not remote, the residence. Perhaps left not on foot.
I think that the article means that his brother flew in to take care of things AFTER brother went missing.
Homepage http://lachlan.bluehaze.com.au/index.html Under Very Important Things
Impune vs Impugn
Date: Wed, 18 Oct 2000 18:27:53 +0200
To: "L. Cranswick" [L.M.D.Cranswick@dl.ac.uk]
Subject: Re: Nemo me impune lacessit??
"Nemo me impune lacessit" literally means "No-one who attacks is unpunished by me", ("me" being the royal "me", ie the state.) In modern English I suppose we'd say that "No-one who wages war shall remain unpunished".......
samizdat: [Russ., lit., self published.] a system by which manuscripts denied official publication in the Soviet Union are circulated clandestinely in typescript or in mimeograph form, or are smuggled out for publication.
"When in Boston, Massachusetts (June 2002) - a number of people repetitively mentioned the idea that the USA is really divided into two countries - one is liberal, forward looking, non-gun loving, tolerant and progressive; the other is conservative, backward looking, gun loving, intolerant and unprogressive. The one you see depends on which parts of the USA you visit(?)."
Refers to populus in Australia - land of the knuckle draggers.Talks about Hoover, was not an insensitive or unhumane man, quite the contrary. Barry Goldwater's Conscience of a Conservative.Walter Bagehot has truly written that "the whole history of civilisation is strewn with creeds and institutions which were invaluable at first and deadly afterwards."
David Hackett Fischer's 'Historical Fallacies quoted.John Kenneth Galbraith's, "American Capitalism, the Concept of Countervailing Power.
Lists favorite movies. Dark City - the Movie
Best portrayal of a scientist on screen up to this point - Keifer Sutherland .
Lachlan Cranswick's Personal Homepage is loaded with personal profile.
Korea 2002 powder diffraction workshop trip Picture
Oh Internet Hacking:Site hacked in 2001,Date: Thu, 29 Mar 2001 10:00:30 +0100 (BST) To: Lachlan Cranswick firstname.lastname@example.org Subject: Re: Beware of Geeks - baring electrons..
I now see the deed that the evil ones have accomplished and I'm mightely glad that you were not undone by their grotesque act SNIP
Lighting up his home for Christmas was about his last posts...Dec. on this site anyway.
OK, I quit!! He's addictive. Love a good mystery.