Category Archives: astronomy

Summer solstice sunrise and more. . .

About 1 am EDT the Sun – our favorite star – was at it’s most northern point, so I trotted out to Gooseberry this morning and got this shot about 5:12 am from the parking lot overlooking the boat ramp. … Continue reading

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It is a knot, it’s not a monarchy – story and photo of two amazing travelers and much more

First, the Monarchs are starting to arrive on their incredible trip to Mexico and I was able to catch this one in midflight and morning sun.  More Monarchs later. As with all pictures in this post, click image for larger version. … Continue reading

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As the Earth turns . . .

. . . the real thing is there for all to see and Gooseberry provides a special opportunity not only to see it – not to simply know it in your head – but to experience it in your bones. … Continue reading

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Gooseberry – window on the universe sans light pollution!

I know it sounds crazy, but I sort of feel responsible for the universe – especially when I send out an email inviting people to join me at Gooseberry to watch  a couple of things I’ve never seen and I’m … Continue reading

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