Category Archives: astronomy

A Scientific Debate

The Big Dipper is not a constellation. Continue reading

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Lunar Eclipse Party

Animated debates and laughter bounced among the lunar celebrants. Continue reading

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Common Knowledge

“It’s amazing. Ancient astronomers could calculate all that. They knew thousands of years ago when Mars would be so tantalizingly near and magnificently bright.” Continue reading

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Some Planetary Moments

            Back in the mid-‘70s, I frequently observed Jupiter through my small telescope. I would observe several times during the night, sketching the planet and its moons each time, thus illustrating their movement around the gas giant. Continue reading

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A Constant State of Heightened Sexual Exhilaration

I happened to be outside this morning at 4:00am. The summer constellations twinkled merrily. Continue reading

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