Double Rainbow on Drive Home


Saw this double rainbow today while on my way back home from running errands.  The picture doesn’t do it justice.  Every time I looked at it, it was even brighter than the time before — this, from the color-blind guy.  I’m sure it looks even better to you.

Don’t freak out, but scientists think octopuses ‘might be aliens’ after DNA study

“Not to send you into a meltdown or anything but octopuses are basically ‘aliens’ – according to scientists. Researchers have found a new map of the octopus genetic code that is so strange that it could be actually be an “alien”…. ” (go to link)

Twitter Posts as of 08/07/2015

Happy Birthday Copyright Bombshell: New Evidence Warner Music Previously Hid Shows Song Is Public Domain

“Last minute evidence that completely turns a legal case on its head doesn’t come about all that often — despite what you see in Hollywood movies and TV shows. The discovery process in a lawsuit generally reveals most of the evidence revealed to everyone pretty early on. And yet…… ” (go to link)

Twitter Posts as of 07/31/2015

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  • Scientists Confirm 'Impossible' EM Drive Propulsion ->
  • San Francisco techies are hiring this Wiccan witch to protect their computers from viruses and offices from evil s… ->
  • Residents want Eden Prairie to allow backyard chickens ->
  • Something to cluck about: Backyard birds safer, cheaper for egg eaters ->
  • Commissioners preliminarily approve chicken ordinance ->

Twitter Posts as of 07/24/2015

  • Asteroid Mining Company's 1st Satellite Launches from Space Station ->
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  • Ban on backyard chickens might soon be lifted in Grand Haven, officials say ->
  • Elder Tree Farm Lets You Try Backyard Chickens Before You Buy ->
  • NASA spies Earth-sized exoplanet orbiting Sun-like star ->
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For fourth time in history, space station crew forced to hide from space junk


“A small piece of an old Russian weather satellite forced the crew of the International Space Station to take cover in an escape vehicle for a short time Thursday.Officials at NASA Mission Control in Houston calculated that the fragment of space junk would pass close to the space station at 7:01 a.m…. ” (go to link)