These great hollow globes of artificial super-metals, and artificial transparent adamant, ranged in size from the earliest and smallest structures, which were no bigger than a very small asteroid, to spheres considerably larger than the Earth. (Olaf Stapledon, STAR MAKER)
Sunday, November 16, 2014
Today's Astronomy Picture of the Day shows Leonids above an observation tower in Spain. We're in the middle of the Leonid meteor shower, which means, of course, I'm clouded over!