At the end of April 2017, 6 percent of the United States was afflicted by drought, the lowest level in 17 years of analysis by the U.S. Drought Monitor.
What Did You See? HOLE IN THE SKY CUPICdiaries Back in February of 2015, I noticed a series of strange holes that would appear in cloud layers above my house. I took several pictures of this phenomenon and after a bit of research and the help of a friend, I found out what these holes actually are. They are called a…Read More
Final highlights of the Star Wars Celebration 2017 and the 40th Anniversary event April 13-16, 2017 in Orlando, Florida. Mark BennettBay Area boy living in the desert. You’ll usually find him playing some type of Blizzard game or tinkering with some electronic device in his house.Read More
Right now is the time to watch out for Ursid meteors, which occurs each year around the Winter Solstice. The peak will probably happen on December 21st, the best hours will be just before dawn on December 22nd. You could see as many as 100 meteors per hour, but only in short burst. The best viewingRead More
Something For Everyone: Phoenix Fan Fest Wrap Up October 23, 2016 Wrap Up October 23, 2016 Phoenix Fan Fest 2016, occurred this weekend, starting Saturday, October 22, 2016 and ending Sunday the 23rd. The convention and expo event celebrates fandom of all ages. The pop-culture event features celebrity guests panels, discussion panels, writers & artists,Read More
Long Beach Comicon Highlights The 2016 Long Beach Comicon is happening this weekend. The event started yesterday September 17 at the Long Beach Convention Center, and our Mark Bennett was there to cover it. The event concluded today, Sunday, September 18th. Check out some of the highlights of the event. http://longbeachcomiccon.com http://cactusnewsonline.com/2016/09/1…Read More