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Today is Earth's Rotation Day

08 January is Earth’s Rotation Day.

At one time, it was believed that the Earth was the centre of the universe and everything revolved around it – the planets, the Sun, the Moon, the stars, EVERYTHING! 537 more words

Civilian

Happiness: Time for yourself

Each and every day it is important to set aside time for yourself. Personally, I call this time of the day “Bryce Time”. During this time, you put down all electronic devices and you get rid of all distractions. 94 more words

Knife edge

Her walk back to the medbay is slow, shuffling; she doesn’t want to go there, but she couldn’t stay in OPS any longer, either.

A flicker of memory intrudes on the sound of her soft footsteps, barely heard over the heavier footfalls of her escort. 748 more words

All Fiction

December 12, 2017: The Lunar X and V! And Some Other Fun Lunar Sights to See

Banner photo credit:  John Chumack

One of the things we amateur astronomers tend to hate the most is the moon.  Sure, the moon is plenty interesting when you’re first starting out, and other than the sun, it’s about the only astronomical object to show considerable detail through the scope.  1,664 more words

Telescope