Creative Commons License
All original content on Old Man Exploring is licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution-NonCommercial-NoDerivatives 4.0 International License. If you are familiar with creative commons, you are good to go. If not, read on:

Everything here is covered by copyright, but we have chosen to use a creative commons licence so that people can copy, share, publish and use the material without having to ask for permission provided that they obey the rules we set in the licence.

Please click the link above for detailed explanation of what this licence means, but putting it simply, you have permission to copy, share and publish content from this site for non-commerical purposes as you wish, provided that you do not change or adapt it and that you attribute it (that is, you say where it came from: a link back to the site is fine for this). If you want to share, publish or use content from this site in ANY commercial context (where any kind of payment is made or sought) then you must ask and receive formal permission – email: Reasonable payment will be expected for any use of this material in a commercial context.

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