As a child growing up in El Paso I remember the El Paso Natural Gas Company’s blue flame which was visible from a distance, sitting high atop the gas company’s downtown building. Even though most of us called it the … Continue reading
From NASA’s Astronomy Picture of the Day: What’s that astronaut doing? Unloading a space shuttle — for the last time. After the space shuttle Atlantis docked with the International Space Station (ISS) last week, astronaut Mike Fossum underwent a long … Continue reading
Vice President Joseph Biden arrives for a meeting on Capitol Hill, June 15. This looks like something out of a movie trailer. I like it. ht the obama diary
Here is a really great photo today at NASA’s Astronomy Picture of the Day site. Click to enlarge. A starry night over the city of Dubai in the United Arab Emirates is really not so starry. In fact, the Moon is the only celestial beacon to … Continue reading
It’s the great Jim Henson and Frank Oz making magic. From imgur. There is a good collection of behind the scenes shots from Ghostbusters, Superman, The Empire Strikes Back and more.
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70 years ago today, John Winston Lennon was born.