Thursday, February 28, 2008

Poster Hedgehog

I've been having fun playing with the Do-It-Yourself poster maker at despair.com, the good folks who bring you all those demotivational posters. You can upload the picture of your choice and make it a poster, like this....




The picture was from Cute Overload.

Friday, February 08, 2008

Cat is my copilot

I doubt that I could get Misty to do this. Here is one remarkably calm kitty enjoying a flight perched on the glareshield of the plane (I'm guessing a 172).

Thursday, February 07, 2008

Frozen in Grand Central

Here's an interesting piece of performance art. Over two hundred people agreed to freeze in place in Grand Central Station for a limited time. It's very science-fictional to see them in the video and see how passers-by react.


Friday, February 01, 2008

Jupiter and Venus werethisclose



A very pretty conjunction of Jupiter and Venus this morning. In one shot, you can see the moons of Jupiter. At their closest, they were 0.6 degrees apart, about the width of the full moon. Click on the pictures to see the large version.