Revisiting the Transit of Venus

Last week I talked about the Transit of Venus.  I hadn’t planned on bringing it up again but I came across the great photo of the transit of Venus and the International Space Station!  Such a...

Transit of Venus

There have been so many reasons to love science and astronomy the last couple of weeks.  From the successful launch, docking and return of the Dragon capsule from the International Space Station to t...

Oh My Joss, The Avengers Was Awesome!

Tuesday night was going to be a nice, relaxing evening at home.  In the middle of a busy two weeks, I wasn’t particularly interested in doing anything I didn’t have to. And then Liz got i...

Some Phone Advice Needed

As I start writing this post, I realize this is totally going to be spam bait.  Ah well… I’m looking at maybe getting a phone in the next month or so.  But I’m really not sureR...

A Working Weekend

I had to work today (Saturday) and had a really long Friday.  It was Conference Time!  I’ve been working on this on and off since September and continuously since the beginning of April. I thi...

Stamps Are Cool

… right? It seems like stamp collector = nerd.  I dunno, maybe that’s true, but I never counted myself as a ‘nerd’.  Geek, yes. :P  But anyway, I have been collecting stamps...