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The Perseids

Alcohol into me like a meteor
into the sea
the burn, the strike
rising steam
the shock, the wave
rolling through
never to break
it devours the shore… 98 more words

Poetry

Seasonal Anime Attempt: Yuri Kuma Arashi First Impressions

Now let us look into this anime that I was pleasantly surprised was directed by the director of Mawaru Penguindrum. 271 more words

Review

Look Up and See: Waning Wolf Moon, Comet Lovejoy, Quadrantids Meteor Shower

So far, 2015 has been full of celestial delights: a comet, a meteor shower and a full moon! 512 more words

Literary Arts

It's Raining Fireballs

We ruled for centuries, fair and true. But go we must, for the sky is now on fire.

Farewell, my fellow ‘Saurs. ‘Tis time to bid goodbye. 15 more words

So Far...

January 5th - Enough to wet the cement

There’s a common saying around here, that the odd passing shower provides just enough rain to “wet the cement”. Today was no exception.

While we’ve missed most of the showers in the region, we managed to get a little damp today.  256 more words

Quadrantids, Comet Lovejoy, and Caltech

So I submitted my application to Caltech. This time, I actually managed to get pretty much everything in on time (unlike how everything was late and last minute for MIT). 301 more words

Astronomy

The Quadrantds - A Dud...

Saw two meteors and one unconfirmed sighting, all of which occurred before 1am PDT. I was mistaken to believe that starting observations at Midnight was a good idea. 85 more words

Astronomy