Happened 50 years ago Today.
Think about it. When a team of historians and scholars were recently asked “What is the greatest accomplishment in human history?” The overwhelming answer was the time when humans walked on the moon.
The last human to set foot on the moon was 47 years ago.
Why so long?
Thanks to stupidity. A disease that was almost wiped out in this country has now been brought back by ignorance and arrogance.
Ohio reports first case of measles in two years amid national outbreak
Mythical creatures until quite recently, there is very little in the way of pictures or video of them. Here is the story of the best video (so far) ever taken of one.
Here Be Monsters: We Filmed a Giant Squid in America’s Backyard
The Black Keys have released a new album!
Supposedly Galileo first saw Jupiter’s Red Spot. So a 400+ year-old hurricane is ending?
Is the Great Red Spot Unraveling?
Elon Musk want to create worldwide access to the Internet. So he’s launching a LOT of satellites to do it. Here are the first 60.
Starlink (satellite constellation)
An electrical strike from the top of the cloud not the bottom. Wow. This time the electrons truly would be flowing upward.
NEW: Boynton woman’s video captures rare ‘positive’ lightning bolt up to 10 times stronger
Although I’ve got a couple Aldi totes that have to have hundreds of prior uses.
You’d need to use an organic cotton tote bag 20,000 times to get the same environmental impact as a plastic disposable bag. Plastic bags are an environmental nightmare, but it looks like the other options may be worse. I think grocery retailers should have to take back plastic bags and recycle them.
Your cotton tote is pretty much the worst replacement for a plastic bag
Packaging and convenience bags are a growing problem. What is the solution?
Ultima Thule, is a trans-Neptunian object located in the Kuiper belt. A cold lump of rock at the edge of our Solar Solar System. It is a mystery.
Ultima Thule is unlike anything we’ve seen in the solar system
This morning Space X launched a Dragon crew module to the International Space Station. Aboard was only a dummy in a spacesuit loaded with sensors. If all goes well, and so far it has, This will be how American astronauts get to the ISS soon.
SpaceX astronaut capsule demo for Nasa lifts off
And they MADE IT!!!
The Berklee School of Music doing a tribute to one of my favorite composers. Perhaps it isn’t your cup of tea, but I like it a lot. These students are from all over the world.
This is amazing…
Gemologist Finds Insect Trapped in Opal Instead of Amber
It reminds me of the pineopal a couple years back.
What have you done today?
Happy Birthday to Earth’s Space Station!