Day Is Behind Us, Watch Out Night, Here We Go!

cali sunset

F/ 10.0, 1/500, ISO 100.

California Week

Three men were in a NASA conference room to decide how to spend $10 billion.
“I think we should put our men on Mars!” said the first man.
“Ooh, good idea,” said the other two.
“I think we should put our men on Venus!” said the second man.
“Ooh, good idea,” said the other two.
“I think we should put our men on the Sun!”
“How are you going to do that?”
“Easy. We go at night.”

Interesting Fact: The 16th-century astronomer Nicolaus Copernicus was the first to present to the world a detailed and eventually widely accepted mathematical model supporting the premise that the Earth is moving and the Sun actually stays still, despite the impression from our point of view of a moving Sun. ( https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Sunset#Historically )

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39 Comments

  1. The earth is spinning, orbiting around a sun that is moving around our galaxy that is hurtling through space. Thankfully we only notice this when drunk. 😀

    • You are very welcome, I am happy to bring that morning smile to you. Thank you and you have an amazing day and weekend as well. Happy Blogging. 🙂

  2. Nice contract between what’s in the mirror and what surrounds it…nice!

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