“No Place on Earth”: How a bunch of Jews lived in a Cave for 511 days to escape Holocaust

"No Place on Earth" is the incredible story of a small group of Jews who literally went underground, into caves, to escape the horrors of the Holocaust. It happened in 1942 in the Ukraine. The story began to come out only much later when a cave explorer fro new York City happened upon the scene. And now it's told in a documentary that mixes the first-person accounts of survivors with re-enactments of events from the past.For 511 days, they hid underground in Ukrainian caves while fellow Jews … [Read more...]

Did you know: Can you cry in space?

Do you wonder about this? I was intrigued surely.Read Quote of Robert Frost's answer to Can you cry in space? on Quora … [Read more...]

Meteorite Explosion lets off a deafening shock waves and hurls debris in Urals, Russia

People in Russia saw the heavens send shower of blazing rocks.  It saw a meteor blast followed by a meteorite shower.  The sound shockwave sent out by the series of explosions was deafening!More than 500 people were injured when a meteorite shot across the sky and exploded over central Russia on Friday, sending fireballs crashing to Earth, shattering windows and damaging buildings.  People heading to work in Chelyabinsk heard what sounded like an explosion, saw a bright light and then felt a sh … [Read more...]

Mars, Saturn and Star shine over Gurudwara Bangla Sahib in India

A very beautiful picture of Mars, Saturn and the star Spica shining brightly over Gurudwara Bangla Sahib. Astrophotographer Ajay Talwar of the space photography group The World at Night took this photo in August 2012 and shared it with SPACE.com this week. The trails in the image are the result of more than 200 exposures of five seconds each.  Source  … [Read more...]

Why are UFOs haunting the International Space Station – sightings on the rise?

Are UFOs haunting the International Space Station (ISS)?  If the UFO enthusiasts are to be believed, it seems that ISS has seen an increasing activities of the UFO flying around. Videos have cropped up on YouTube showing images taken by NASA cameras of objects of different shapes, some moving very slowly, others rapidly hurtling through space.  What, exactly, are we looking at here? Alien spacecraft dropping by for a visit with the ISS? Reflections from ISS windows? Meteors? Or various types of … [Read more...]

Earth was closest to Sun today this year; notwithstanding the cold weather around the world!

Today, (Jan 2) Earth is closest to the Sun for this year (2013).  This point is called perihelion.  The point at which the earth is the farthest is called aphelion.  Today Earth was just 91,402,560 miles from the sun; while at its furthest it will be 94,508,960 miles away.While many would think that the size of the sun should increase.  It does.  But it is not really noticeable to the normal eye.  The size increase is just 3.4%.  Earth's eccentricity - or how elliptical the Earth's orbit is aro … [Read more...]

China is the largest Space polluter

China has just started its action in the space not very long ago, but it is already topping in rather ignominious ways. In the short time, the countries that sent rockets in space, they have already created a lot of pollution up there. What are these Space Debris?the collection of objects in orbit around Earth that were created by humans but no longer serve any useful purpose. These objects consist of everything from spent rocket stages and defunct satellites to explosion and collision … [Read more...]

Into the Center

When Muscle is weak and Will is soft - from grief - what then can hold me up where do I find my strength where do I find reliefMy feet know the ground much better than my head It is to them I turn . . . to me their wisdom speaks"Yield," they say, "and breathe find your center - here Dynamic ground of your own Being, enter - Now"~ July 4, 2009© Carol Stall, 2009My beloved mother made her transition in March 2009. I wrote this poem almost four months later. Her death was not unexpected … [Read more...]