Arizona has been taking a lot of heat, literally and figuratively. Now Gawker has ranked Arizona the worst state in the country. The Good: Arizona has lots of natural beauty, from the dizzying Grand Canyon to, well, the areas immediately outside the Grand … Continue reading
On August 24, or nine days before the Kalends of September in the Roman calendar, of the 79th year of the Common Era, Mount Vesuvius erupted, destroying the cities of Pompeii and Herculaneum. Pliny the Younger, in a letter to Tacitus recounts … Continue reading
Gettysburg Address from Adam Gault on Vimeo.
In 1967 CBS aired a controversial episode of CBS Reports on a taboo subject at the time entitled, The Homosexuals. It was hosted by Mike Wallace and was the first national network documentary dealing with the topic of homosexuality. Originally proposed in 1964, it took three … Continue reading
Lamenting its retirement, I’ve been posting a lot about the Space Shuttle lately here, here, here, here and here. Well here is another one. It is a 360° view of the cockpit of the Space Shuttle Discovery. Check it!
From Wikipedia, STS-130 was a NASA Space Shuttle mission to the International Space Station (ISS). Space Shuttle Endeavour’s primary payloads were the Tranquility moduleand the Cupola, a robotic control station with six windows around its sides and another in the … Continue reading