Tag Archives: Mars


Here is my best photograph of Venus, Mars, and the setting crescent moon from the evening of February 20. Yesterday the 21st was a huge snowstorm, so nothing was visible. My camera settings admitted too much light, so here is … Continue reading

Posted in moon, planets, solar system | Tagged , , , | 6 Comments

Mars and Venus Conjoin

This is not about: “She’s from Venus; he’s from … an alternate universe?” This is about two real planets in conjunction. Public domain images courtesy of Jay Hilgert Named after Roman gods who, at least in theory, controlled the solar … Continue reading

Posted in earth, moon, planets, solar system | Tagged , , , , , | 6 Comments

Fly-By or…?

Fly-By (or) Mars at 38,000 Feet? Red soil channels of indeterminate origin obscure signs of intelligent life

Posted in earth, Poems | Tagged , | 4 Comments