Carl Sagan’s words are always worth hearing.
Love the way this video illuminates them + the continuing promise of space exploration.
Johann Georg Leinberger, 1729 - 1731.
Death blowing bubbles.
Every time I read/view this, I laugh.
Skeletor Affirmations (by ghoulnextdoor)
"WE IMPROVE OURSELVES BY VICTORIES OVER OURSELVES. THERE MUST BE CONTESTS, AND WE MUST WIN."
I make playlists as a form of meditation
Tags Cloud12 people have died acts of kindness adventures in normality artichokes awards birthdays Blog books cake check me out crime entertainment environment garden grief mapping hello future - it's nice to see you imperfection impermanence James Turrell Jupiter Kindergarten kindness learning letters to my son locks of love mean girls movies mysteries NBC Neil Armstrong Air and Space Museum nostalgia nothing much Obama opinions personal pictures pink preschool Sunday inquiry The Great Interview Experiment toes we like to look at the world woe is me World Trade Center yay me
Posted on October 7, 2013 | 5 CommentsJuniper’s Big Adventure By Declan and his mom Declan and I wrote this together by hand, passing the notebook back and forth, each taking a turn at contributing a line […]
Posted on April 7, 2010 | 3 CommentsKnown to the blogging world as WhyMommy, Susan Niebur is an astrophysicist, a mother to two young boys, an advocate for cancer education and research, and a survivor. Since 2007, […]
Posted on March 10, 2010 | 5 CommentsOne of Declan’s best friends at preschool is an extremely sweet little girl (I’ll call her Nora). The intensity of her smiles and happy bounces make it seem like she’s […]
Posted on January 5, 2010 | 1 CommentIf you are looking for ideas about how to engage children with science, Mama Joules has got resources and fresh ideas about everything from physics to geology to gardening. I […]
Posted on November 30, 2009 | 4 CommentsI decided to make up a bedtime story last night, choose-your-own adventure style. Me: “Once upon a time, there was a boy named… Antonio or Declan?” Declan: “Declan!” Me: “This […]
Posted on November 15, 2009 | 2 CommentsWelcome to the 129th Carnival of Space! I’m thrilled to have another opportunity to host this great showcase of space-related blog posts. For those of you that are visiting Tiny […]
Posted on October 31, 2009 | 2 CommentsDo you know where in the universe you might find this? 400 years ago, Galileo concluded that it was orbiting this: And with that, humanity took a giant step toward […]
Posted on August 20, 2009 | No CommentsThis is a tire that was used on the front landing gear of the Space Shuttle Endeavor on a 1994 mission. I saw at least seven or eight kids of […]
Posted on June 16, 2009 | 4 CommentsSubscribe in a reader Copyright Tracy Zollinger Turner, Tinymantras.com, 2009. Related Posts:Tiptoeing through the solar systemJupiter is everywhereA Gigantic, Happy Halloween
Posted on April 15, 2009 | 1 CommentSubscribe in a reader Copyright Tracy Zollinger Turner, Tinymantras.com, 2009. Related Posts:Our solar systemSelf-portraitOne way to recycle a tire from NASA