From EarthSky: More than a half a million people have signed up with NASA to receive alerts when the ISS flies overhead. Here’s how: Is it a meteor? Is it a plane? It might be the International Space Station (ISS). Every so often, the ISS becomes visible in the night sky. To us on Earth, […]
Poem ‘air and light and time and space‘ by Charles Bukowski: “— you know, I’ve either had a family, a job, something has always been in the way but now I’ve sold my house, I’ve found this place, a large studio, you should see the space and the light. for the […]
Thataway! Scotland’s extraterrestrial positioning system? Sign spotted in Edinburgh.
From Gypsy Spirit Wind: Do I see shadows of lifetimes past? Do I hear a whisper in the breeze? Do I feel the goddess’ breath? Do I understand the language of the trees? Am I worthy of the divine blessings? Will I work for the infinite good? … Will the elements aid and guide me, […]
From I fucking love science In 1995 a group of NASA scientists repeated and refined some earlier tests on the effect that various drugs have on the web building abilities of the common garden spider. They tested the effect of caffeine, benzedrine, marijuana and chloral hydrate and as you can see the results were pretty extreme! […]
Bloody amazing! My thanks to Dropping the Science site for alerting me to this! Their link.
REBIRTH (For Stef) It was long ago, another world On that strange surreal night When dreams clashed with reality When my soul gave up the fight I laid upon the marbled floor Whilst staring into space Large silver drops of mercury Were dripping upon my face Vapour trails across the moons As a meteor storm […]