Category Archives: astronomy

Perseid Meteor Shower

I’m not a morning person, but I got up at 3 a.m. Friday to see the Perseid meteor shower before going to work.  It was awesome! Viewing conditions were mediocre even after the moon set.  There were some lights, some … Continue reading

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Liquid Water on Modern Mars

A Nasa article shows that liquid water flows on modern-day Mars.  (And a fellow blogger writes about it, too.)  How cool is that?! OK, some qualifiers.  Mostly, Mars is very cold and icy, even areas in local summer, even at … Continue reading

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