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Aurora borealis

A couple of weeks ago my very good friend from Thessaloniki, Agni, returned from a trip to Finland and sent me these pictures of the Northen Lights, or to give it its correct scientific name, the… 225 more words


Starry, starry nights

This is a picture of what you might be missing at night – and not even notice: the glorious night sky filled with stars and other constellations. 257 more words

Sky At Night

the skies

I was looking up to the skies and the stars were shining bright.
I was looking up to the skies: up to the future.
To the things I wish to find. 147 more words


The sky at night ...

… is not what it used to be. Long, long ago, that is. Long before our cities became flood-lit, neon-light hubs of brightness. The term ‘light pollution’ might be new to some, but there has been increasing media about this lately which you may have seen. 110 more words

I Am Kloot – Sky at Night

(Shepherd Moon / EMI)

Manchester three-piece I Am Kloot have spent almost ten years swinging wildly between sounds. Debut album Natural History brought Jonny Bramwell’s distinctively Northern English songs beyond the masses of his hometown and continued the social commentary and wit of his solo album  491 more words

Music Journalism

Wise men, the star & their gifts

The story of the magi is evocative and full of resonance. Their incredible journey following a star, their getting the address wrong then eventually finding the child and opening their treasure chests to offer their exotic gifts of gold, frankincense and myrrh excites the imagination. 1,106 more words


What was the star of Bethlehem?

Our next SMAG meeting will be on Saturday 9th January 2016 starting at 7 pm. One topic will be the star mentioned in St Matthew’s version of Jesus’ birth. 59 more words