Monthly Archives: June 2013

The Cross

[ 20 June 2013  ] The Christian Cross Does anyone else think it a bit strange that a device used to torture and execute prisoners has become THE icon representing a major religion?               … Continue reading

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Size Matters !

Size Matters ! The information presented in this blog post is, mostly, from the Atlas of the Universe website. Interpretations of that information are my own. The radius of the bubble containing the known (visible) universe is about 14 billion … Continue reading

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Bald Eagles

[ 20 June 2013 ] Bald Eagles have returned to Ventura County, California. [ Two Eagles Photo credit: Linda Frazier ] We have observed a pair of bald eagles nesting fifteen miles from our house. Although the nest is very … Continue reading

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New Tripod

New Tripod [[ 06 June 2013 ]] We are enjoying our new tripod very much. The photo shows our 127mm Maksutov-Cassegrain sitting atop the new Orion “Versago” III MicroMotion Altazimuth Mount. The new mount provides micro-motion controls for both altitude … Continue reading

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