A dance written not only in the stars – congratulations NASA!

Originally posted on materialism, mysticism and art:
每日天文一图(北京天文馆镜像) Astronomy Picture of the Day 探索宇宙!每天发布一张迷人宇宙的影像,以及由专业天文学家撰写的简要说明。 2020-03-04 星系NGC 5394和NGC 5395的双人慢舞 影像来源及版权:Gemini,NSF,OIR Lab,AURA;文字:Ryan Tanner (NASA/USRA) 说明:如果你喜欢慢舞,那么你可能会喜欢上这幅图。图中的这支舞,一个转身就需要几亿年。两个星系NGC 5394和NGC 5395在引力的相互作用下围着对方缓慢绕转,一些新的恒星得以形成,像是点缀在其间的火花一般。这张由位于美国夏威夷莫纳克亚山上的双子座北8米望远镜拍摄的图片,是四个波段的照片叠加处理而成。来自氢气的辐射用红色表示,那里是恒星诞生的温床。这些新恒星的诞生将推动着星系的演化。同样可见的还有暗尘带,这里将最终演化成恒星诞生地。如果观察仔细,你将在背景中发现更多的星系,它们中的一些正在上演属于自己的宇宙舞蹈。 (翻译:北京天文馆杨斌) 明日一图预告:open space ‘Let us, then, make a mental picture of our universe: each member shall remain what it is, distinctly apart; yet all is to form, as far as possible, a…

CORONAVIRUS ADVICE FROM A DOCTOR

Originally posted on Jeanne Foguth's Blog:
This is long but very useful. SENSIBLE CORONAVIRUS ADVICE FROM A DOCTOR via e-mail that included permission to share it: February 26, 2020 Dear Colleagues, as some of you may recall, when I was a professor of pathology at the University of California San Diego, I was one…

may you…

Originally posted on all my heart sees:
May you find… ..the book you need to read …the words you need to hear ….the music you need to dance? …..the sky you need to soar so that you may know ..the love, that was within your very own heart all along… Have a beautiful week ahead…

Writers’ Block

Originally posted on rogermoorepoet:
Writer’s Block (For Kentucky Blue Angel) This is a golden oldie that I am re-posting. Today, several people talked to me abut writers’ block. Here are my thoughts on the topic. Every day, well, almost every day, I meet people who tell me that they cannot write anymore. They have abandoned…

Allergies: When Food Attacks

Originally posted on Three60Nutrition:
FROM THE MARCH 2017 TRUMPET PRINT EDITION Lucretius wrote, “What is food to one is to others bitter poison.” Nowhere is this Roman philosopher’s observation more apparent than with the steep rise in food allergies over the last two decades. In years past, some few suffered an allergy to one type…