Category Archives: Astronomy

Edgar Mitchell, Sixth Astronaut to Walk on the Moon, Dies

I met Dr. Mitchell years ago when he first started talking about alien life and NASA’s responses to anomalies during Apollo flights. RIP Doctor, I hope you find the truth

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From The Big Bang To The Present Day

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Are White Men Gods? (II): Getting the Facts Straight

Fred never holds his punches. You may not agree with him at all, but he sure does have a way of making a point. ++++++++++ Are White Men Gods? (II): Getting the Facts Straight by Fred Reed I find Cornel … Continue reading

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Mars, Jupiter, & Saturn

Went out last night with my daughter and eldest grandson and setup my telescope in a dark area of town. First up was Jupiter low in the Western sky. All four Galilean moons were visible but unlike another viewing we … Continue reading

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Supernova Erupts In Nearby Galaxy

This is pretty cool and I’m going to setup my telescope and check it out.

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Warp 9, Mr. Sulu

Will This Go Faster Than Light?

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Earthrise 2014

One of the blogs i follow daily is Gerard Vanderleun’s American Digest. Here is a repost of his offering today, which I remember exactly when it happened. In December of 1968, the crew of Apollo 8 became the first people … Continue reading

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The Stars My Destination

Sharon and I finally took the new telescope out after a week of cold weather and clouds. First up, the full Moon. In two words, “Oh Wow!!” This is going to be great. Next up was Jupiter. It was difficult … Continue reading

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To The Stars and Beyond

Well, I finally did it. I bought a telescope. My grandson has been on a real Solar System kick and all he wants to do is see the planets. I’ve put all sorts of astronomy apps on my phone/tablet/Mac and … Continue reading

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