Monthly Archives: November 2012

Dawn

  30 November 2012 The Dawn spacecraft is accomplishing it’s mission beautifully. I have been following Dawn’s progress for many months via the NASA and JPL websites. This relatively small and inexpensive spacecraft has now completed it’s mission to the … Continue reading

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Three Cups of Time

  30 November 2012 See the cup? Of course you do; it’s the cup in the middle; the cup of NOW, and it is yours to enjoy, or not. It’s your choice. See the cup on the left? Of course … Continue reading

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2012 Persimmon Harvest

  29 November 2012 [[  Most recent Update: 14 December 2013  ]] We have harvested more persimmons this year than ever before. Pete, the cat, loves to help with the harvest, as shown in the photo, above. Dozens have been … Continue reading

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Jupiter and Io

This marvelous series of photographs of Jupiter and one of it’s moons, Io, was captured by Alessandro Bianconi in Italy recently. (Yes, I have Mr. Bianconi’s permission to use his copyrighted image here on my blog.) Just want to share … Continue reading

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No Quarrel with Comfort

  I realize that many folks draw comfort from their religion. I have no quarrel with comfort. I do, however, have a quarrel with insertion of religion into our government and/or our public education system. Our government was formed as … Continue reading

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Ten things I have learned

18 November 2012 [[  Most recent update:  20 November 2012  (  spelling error  corrected )  ]] During my 78 trips around the sun aboard this damp dirt ball we call home (as of July 2012) I have traveled quite a … Continue reading

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