The great continent of Australia is special in many ways not least of all because of the views of the night sky. In the wide blue yonder which is the outback there are times when one can sit and look into the Universe and see the Spirit of all Creation…
Astronomers find planets everywhere they look. There are thousands nearby, and probably billions scattered throughout the Milky Way Galaxy. They range from Earth-like to super Jupiters. Many seem hospitable to life as we know it. If we keep looking, we…Read More
Children should be getting at least one hour of physical activity per day. That’s an absolute minimum. When I was a kid, we spent so much time running around outside that it was never a question of just one hour, but nowadays, with phones, TV’s and iPa…Read More
All you need to know about the 1st total solar eclipse visible from the contiguous U.S. since 1979, from eclipse master Fred Espenak. Source: Total eclipse of sun: August 21, 2017 | EarthSky.org
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Jupiter’s Great Red Spot has been a swirling mystery for centuries–an enormous wildly whirling storm that has lingered in its planet’s sky for the past 150 years–or longer.
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A 10-minute observation of nearby star Ross 128 yielded a peculiar radio signal. The scientists aren’t saying “aliens,” but the natural explanations have Source: Strange radio signals from nearby star | EarthSky.org
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Research has found that women generally experience subtle, indirect or unintentional discrimination in the sciences. A new survey shows women of color undergo the worst harassment. Source: Gender, racial bias in astronomy revealed | EarthSky.org
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Is it just a coincidence that some twinkling quasars are close on the sky’s dome to hot, bright stars? New research suggests a connection and an explanation for a 30-year-old mystery. Source: Why do quasars twinkle? | EarthSky.orgRead More
The Top 5 Camping Regions in North Carolina By Trevor Ralov Vacation time is just around the corner. It is the best time to go outdoors and spend time with the nature? From the mountains to the shore, there’s a campground and some gorgeous scenery waiting just for you: Mount Pisgah Campground It is a portion of the Appalachian Mountain…Read More
Finding the Perfect RV – Part One – What Kind of Camper Are You? By Raymond Laubert Are you a Full time, Seasonal, Weekender? This is part of a series of articles from my Perfect RV series. Each article describes one aspect of finding the perfect RV for you at this time. Your needs will change as you grow into…Read More