Thanks to a recent Vox article, I made last-minute plans to drive south to experience the eclipse in totality. After dropping Suzi off at work early in the morning, I traveled back roads over the hills and through the countryside to McMinnville. Because the traffic was light, I continued further south to Independence. Surrounded by… Continue reading In the shade of the moon
Venus and the crescent moon float in the descending darkness.
While I rode along Veteran’s Drive, I noticed low clouds blowing by the moon. I stopped to take a few pictures, waiting for gaps in the clouds. While gazing at the moon, I remembered good days for NASA. And I was thankful there was no loss of life in today’s Antares explosion on launch. Apparently,… Continue reading Veiled Moon
I see the moon, and the moon sees meDown through the leaves of the old oak treePlease let the light that shines on meShine on the one I love Over the mountain, over the seaBack where my heart is longing to bePlease let the light that shines on meShine on the one I love
Headed to Sacramento, clouds obscured the land below, so I looked up.
A full moon in early evening clouds. Original picture.
You might want to view Overview by the Planetary Collective full screen.
An incredible photo of the International Space Station orbiting the moon! Hat tip: Universe Today.Photo credit: NASA.
A beautiful day and a moon to share it with. :-)