Tom's Blog

Help save a Satellite!

This project is really cool. When I read about this, it reminded me of E.S.S.E. who is a major character in my first book. The project managers are raising money to re-commission this satellite. So of course I had to donate, and hope you will, too….check it out!    ISEE-3 Reboot Project http://shar.es/Sac3L 

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Lyrid meteor shower early Tuesday morning!

When you get up to pee in the middle of the night, go outside and look up! Lyrid Meteor Shower  

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Peggy is born?

Cool article about a possible new moon forming outside of Saturn’s rings…..astronomers have name the object “Peggy”, the same name as one of the characters in my book!   http://www.huffingtonpost.com/2014/04/16/saturn-new-moon-cassini-photo-photo-video_n_5158823.html?icid=maing-grid7%7Cmain5%7Cdl2%7Csec1_lnk3%26pLid%3D465682

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Blood tonight!

Blood Moon 1a Central Monday night!   http://www.aol.com/article/2014/04/14/blood-moon-attracts-stargazers-conspiracy-theories/20868582/?icid=maing-grid7%7Cmain5%7Cdl7%7Csec1_lnk3%26pLid%3D464630

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Mars closest to Earth this week!

Opposition occurs tonight, go outside anytime after dusk and check out the Red planet!   http://www.usatoday.com/story/news/nation/2014/04/07/earth-mars-sun-align-opposition/7434111/

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