Monthly Archives: October 2013

Hunter’s Moon

At maximum eclipse 76.5% of the Moon’s disk will be in the Earth’s penumbral shadow. In the US you will be able to catch only the end of the eclipse — when the Moon rises at about 6pm EST the … Continue reading

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“Día de las Culturas” or Columbus Day

Before it was all said and done I’ll bet that Cristoforo Colombo, better know to the west as Christopher Columbus, wished he stayed at home in Genoa making salami. on September 25, 1502 he landed on the shores of the … Continue reading

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A Day At the Races

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=9LBIsDBC848 The Savings of a Life Time wiped out in the Twinkling of an Eye. It seems the Marx Brothers did a good job of predicting how The US Congress would conduct business 76 years later. “It’s pretty tricky when … Continue reading

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