For our third section “East Meets West: Mosca Grasslands,” we have two readings. The first is “The Meaning of Happiness” by Alan Watts and the second is “Start Where You Are” by Pema Chödrön (the first female on the syllabus! 481 more words
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It’s a week until the 8th anniversary of the launch of Galaxy Zoo.
The Hubble Space Telescope observations of giant ionized Voorwerpje clouds near galaxies with active nuclei, many found for the first time though the effort of Galaxy Zoo participants gives us another 8 – one at the end of a long road of numbers. 288 more words
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“The amateur astronomer has access at all times to the original objects of his study; the masterworks of the heavens belong to him as much as to the great observatories of the world. 871 more words