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Wild Flies

“Are there wild flies?” she asked.

He looked over the rim of his coffee mug. “Wild flies.”

“Yeah, wild flies.”

“As opposed to what? Domestic flies?” 1,076 more words

Luc Simard - "From backyard astronomy to Extremely Large Telescopes"

The universe is vast, busy and colorful, as this image from the Hubble Space Telescope shows – NASA

Hubble was an extraordinary technological achievement, but in many ways it is just the beginning… – NASA… 663 more words

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Photo-A-Day: Starts With B

The Big Dipper. It’s always been my favorite. When I was a kid, I would sit in my backyard and look for different constellations and the first one I would always look for was the Big Dipper (probably because it was so easy to spot). 98 more words

Daily Life

we are stardust, we are all one…

do we all long to be stars?
not here but in the vast skies
then why do we stare at them at night?
watch for shooting streaks of light… 19 more words


The Angels are Falling


Did you see the meteor shower last night?!

Well, it wasn’t really a shower. More of a tap that occasionally drips if you ask me. 176 more words