Among the Pleiades, Venus and the Hyades, Crazy me! I ran Just after Aldebaran! Comments You need JavaScript to be able to post comments You need to be logged in to leave a comment Click Here to Login

AT THE SUTU PALACE Astro-photo-poem (cosmopoem) by Andrei Dorian Gheorghe “The Sun is good: if we resist his temperature, he lets us go through him.” -from a public lecture of Adrian Bruno Sonka (coordinator of the Admiral Vasile Urseanu Bucharest Municipal Observatory)- In 2014 Adrian Bruno Sonka inaugurated the most interesting, and spectacular astronomical offer (pigmented by many metaphoric, inter-active and humorous moments) in Romania's Capital City: a series of lectures (on asteroids, planets, Sun, stars and galaxies) at the Costache Sutu Palace (made in the 1830s), the headquarters of the Bucharest Museum of History. In 2020, Sonka's first lecture...

CLOUDY SUNRISE (Bucharest, July 16, 2020) Astro-photo-poem (cosmopoem) by Andrei Dorian Gheorghe In spite of the clouds' opposition, the Sun always earns the daylight Comments You need JavaScript to be able to post comments You need to be logged in to leave a comment Click Here to Login

TWILIGHT IN THE YOUTH QUARTER (Bucharest, July 15, 2020) Astro-photo-poem (cosmopoem) by Andrei Dorian Gheorghe Look, concrete cannot take all - dusks remain sublime effects of the Sun Comments You need JavaScript to be able to post comments You need to be logged in to leave a comment Click Here to Login

CONFUSION (Bucharest, July 19, 2020) Astro-photo-poem (cosmopoem) by Andrei Dorian Gheorghe Too much opening for the bad news of the pandemic can imprison a healthy mind. For example, one day I saw two remarkable palaces (the Romanian Building of the Adriatica Society and Fonceira-Agricola, made in the 1920s by architects Petre Antonescu and Paul Smarandescu) and I had the feeling that the “gloriettes” became bars in the sky. Fortunately, among the mammatus clouds, the Sun awakened me: “The real glory is mine and I don't intend to abdicate!” Comments You need JavaScript to be able to post comments You need...