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Winter Solstice 2017

For those of us lucky enough to live in the Southern Hemisphere – only one in ten people – we are about to hit the Winter Solstice on Wednesday 21st June. 266 more words


Stourhead Summer Exhibition 2017, Wiltshire

As usual, I will be taking part in the summer art exhibition at Stourhead in Wiltshire, in the lovely First-View Gallery.

The show runs from: 120 more words


Constructing the largest telescope

#construction #telescope #space #astronomy #planets #ELT #Europe #Chile #stars

The European Extremely Large Telescope (ELT) is being built in Chile, and when completed, it will be the world’s largest optical telescope (about five times larger than current ones). 145 more words


Mission to Mars

This was something I wrote for a writing project, as part of an online community I’m a part of. I (of course) chose to write a poem, but the topic was a future setting where mankind was going to Mars. 195 more words


Grelexia (Sci-Fi)

“Get back in the damn ship now…that’s an order.” Vector was screaming to Purshga.  “We’ve been jumping galaxies for years, we’re finally heading back home, get back in the ship!”  Vector surely did not want Purshga to float off into space and die only days away from their home planet of Grelexia.

Short Story



Take me some place far away

To a secret venue where only the 2 of us

Have knowledge of.

We can hide our souls somewhere… 116 more words


Saturn's Rings, Rainbows, and Spokes!

A “spoke” in Saturn’s rings. Taken by Cassini Sept 22, 2009.

Okay, a lot of you already know I really like processing images, a lot.  991 more words