Category Archives: art

Very Young Moon in a Very Young Year

There is an old song I sing that is adapted from Scripture: The steadfast love of the Lord never ceases. His mercies never come to an end. They are new every morning, new every morning. Great is thy faithfulness, O … Continue reading

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Sinus Iridum Together

Linda and I observed Sinus Iridum together about this same time during the last moon cycle. The theme in the last post is about the same for this one: love one another. Sure sounds like a simple phrase, which comes … Continue reading

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Artists Ignore and the Scientists Scoff

We get odd reactions as we teach observing skills from a biblical worldview. I have submitted observing sheets of the heavens in art venues but the observations are generally ignored. Some scientists look at them and scoff at the layouts. … Continue reading

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Looking for God

What person wants a disinterested friend? What sort of employee is one who is disinterested in the company that employs him? What sort of life guard is one who is disinterested in the safety of others? What sort of body … Continue reading

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The Wonder of Color for Daytime Earth & Lunar Observing

I never cease to be amazed at scenes that are so common but often missed because we don’t expect such color and contrast in daytime lunar observing. Many of the teachers and children we instruct with our course (Astronomical Observing … Continue reading

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Charging after Brazen Color

It was one of those nights when the sky was clear in the South but it was so clear that, when I observed the Lagoon Nebula, I was numbed by the color. The object was so striking and contrast so … Continue reading

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The Dog Made Me Do It

I was sound asleep until the the dog stood at the foot of the bed. I know his habit patterns, so I kept my eyes shut and did not move. Slowly, he stepped toward me. Before he had a chance … Continue reading

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