Inquisition: “We don't burn you at the stake just because our irresistible methods convinced you to retract your sky sorcery.” Galileo (for himself): “And yet it moves!” Inquisition: “What did you say? We want to hear you better.” Galileo: “You'll find out later…” Comments You need JavaScript to be able to post comments You need to be logged in to leave a comment Click Here to Login

A pair of blue wings is hovering against the inky black covering within ‘Little Fox' constellation of Vulpecula designation, portrayed with stipple sidereal in Hubble image ethereal, ‘Hen two dash four three seven' labeled. A hen with fox is Aesop fabled, except it was really a crow in that apologue still apropos where pride overcame the bird's good sense, so fox got the food through the pretense of disparaging its corvine caw; thus the crow dropped the cheese from its jaw. There are many stories much the same. In Middle Ages the bird became chanticleer; Chaucer's ‘Canterbury Tales' has one...

The sun shines, its light is everywhere. The wind blows, a warm breeze we share. The food we eat is nurtured by the sun. The sun's heat is felt by everyone. Our fruit is ripened in the sun. To us the sun is harmful, but for our melanin. Our tides are in flux, the sun and moon affect. From you, electricity we get; bought your solar panels yet? Gravity from the sun keeps us in our place. Mankind has evolved under the sun, the whole human race. Sunflowers reflect the light as seen by everyone. A star in the sky,...

The Hubble-Lemaitre law about the expansion of the Universe does not explain all, so we can only guess if that law expands our troubles, too, or just brings more happiness. Comments You need JavaScript to be able to post comments You need to be logged in to leave a comment Click Here to Login

Lunette: “I can show you Milky Way's stars, Jupiter's satellites, Venus' phases, Saturn's rings Sun's spots …” Galileo: “Great! Lunette, you can save yard after yard for my cosmic trips. Are you a wizard?” Comments You need JavaScript to be able to post comments You need to be logged in to leave a comment Click Here to Login