The first time I came to this island universe was by walking, along the bridge over the void Continue reading “Venice and the Feast of the First Full Moon”
The Moon was New on Saturday October 1, very early on that date, and therefore conceivably becomes visible as a very thin crescent at the sunset of October 2.
This year it will happen on Thursday September 22, at 14:21 Universal (Greenwich) time.
On Monday June 27 comes the year’s Continue reading “From here on down”
The London Marathon, and then May Day. In the big city, it’s certainly easier to be at happenings.
We decided to get to the great rally, Continue reading “May Day”
This Easter Sunday is the last Sunday in March, so Continue reading “Sunday”
comes around again for North America, in the night between today and tomorrow.
Leap day coming on Monday. Here are a “common” year and a leap year side by side. Continue reading “Leap babies”
Valentine’s morning (tomorrow) will be toward the last for seeing the two inner planets together as they stoop toward the Sun.