Ad Astra: A Reflection on why I like SciFi

Ad Astra

    Ad Astra is a 2019 science fiction movie starring Brad Pitt, Tommy Lee Jones, Ruth Negga, Donald Sutherland, Liv Tyler, and many others. Ad Astra = to the stars… I didn’t see this movie in the theater, but I did see it on HBO. I thought the film was really good and Brad Pitt gave a great performance…

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Celebrate Juneteenth

  #Juneteenth marks the complete end of slavery in the #UnitedStates. Juneteenth (a portmanteau of June and nineteenth; also known as Freedom Day, Jubilee Day, Liberation Day, and Emancipation Day is a holiday celebrating the liberation of those who had been held as slaves in the United States. #Juneteenth

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Now that we are a few weeks into fall, I find I am concentrating on other things than cooling the greenhouse, even though the temperatures are briefly in the mid to upper 90s. The overall temperatures are a far cry from the triple digits of the summer months. The new challenge is now plant predators like white flies and what…

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