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Signs of Spring

It may only be early February, but that’s when the signs of spring appear in the Tokyo area of Japan. This morning, we went for a walk to see Mt. 149 more words

Science

Today's Weather Photos - 2015/11/4

It was a clear day, but with only a few clouds in the evening. The high was 20, and the low 12.

Three photos for today. 35 more words

Japan

Night Gathers

Night slips in on soft feet, but not silently. You can hear the jays arguing over the best bedding spots and a few determined frogs still laying claim to their territory before it gets too cold. 177 more words

Fact

Cherry blossoms on the National Mall...

We normally expect the cherry trees on the National Mall to bloom in early spring,  and it is a truly glorious sight,  but they are among the species which can have more than one bloom period,  so that is the most likely explanation for   96 more words

Of Elephants and Autumn Leaves

I love a good elephant joke, though considering the current plight of the poor pachyderm very soon there might only be the jokes left. (and that’s no joke) 716 more words

Philosophy