Archive for December, 2012

Dealing With The Aftermath

In one of my many past lives, I worked during college at a local hospital. I was classified “Evening Secretary”, a very misleading title. What I was, was the assistant to the night nursing supervisor. I had several administrative duties – getting patient counts from the units, typing birth certificates, etc. – but mostly I […]

December 16, 2012 · Harry · 2 Comments
Posted in: Life

Somewhere Out There

Walk outside some clear evening next summer, and look to the south (assuming you’re in the Northern hemisphere!). You’ll see a bright red star – Antares – and if you’re familiar with the night sky, you’ll recognize the constellation Scorpius. Look above Scorpius, into a fairly dark area without many bright stars. This is the […]

December 5, 2012 · Harry · 2 Comments
Posted in: Science, Stargazing