Monday, July 11, 2011
Many other space related icons clutter the minds now of the "internet generation" not the least of which is the ubiquitous "Google Earth" planet with its day and night terminus marching across the globe. "Terminus," now that's a word that none but scientists knew until Google. The demarcation on a map or globe representing the current position of the sun's shadow – the end of daylight… the beginning of the dark… the night.
Monday, July 4, 2011
…Blest with victory and peace, may the heav'n rescued land
Praise the Power that hath made and preserved us a nation!