January 1, 2012
January 01, 2012
In its entirety, it is estimated that M74 is home to about 100 billion stars, making it slightly smaller than our Milky Way.
Image Credit: NASA, ESA, and the Hubble Heritage (STScI/AURA)-ESA
Saturday 905P Eastern Time:
The Liberty Bell (Icons of America) by Gary B. Nash (Feb 22, 2011).
Saturday 920P Eastern Time: Nash 2 of 2.
Sat 935P Eastern Time:
James Madison by Richard Brookhiser (Sep 27, 2011).
Sat 950P Eastern Time: Brookhiser 2 of 2.
Saturday 1005P (705P Pacific Time):
Clarence Darrow: Attorney for the Damned by John A. Farrell (Jun 14, 2011).
Sat 1020P (720P Pacific Time): Farrell 2 of 4.
Sat 1035P (735P Pacific Time): Farrell 3 of 4.
Sat 1050P (750P Pacific Time): Farrell 4 of 4.
Aurora in Norway, December 30, 2011.
Saturday 1105P (805P Pacific Time):
Such Men as These: The Story of the Navy Pilots Who Flew the Deadly Skies over Korea by David Sears (Oct 4, 2011).
Sat 1120P (820P Pacific Time): Sears 2 of 4.
Sat 1135P (835P Pacific Time): Sears 3 of 4.
Sat 1150P (850P Pacific Time): Sears 4 of 4.
Sat/Sun 1205A (905 Pacific Time):
A Covert Affair: When Julia and Paul Child joined the OSS they had no way of knowing that their adventures with the spy service would lead them into a ... colleague, a terrifying FBI investigation. by Jennet Conant (Nov 1, 2011).
Sat/Sun 1220A (920 Pacific Time): .
Sat/Sun 1235A (935P Pacific Time): Lauren Goodrich, Stratfor, re Russia elections and Putin.
Sat/Sun 1250A (950P Pacific Time): Exeunt. Jon Macey, Hoover, re the STOCK Act fail.
NGC 7635, the Bubble Nebula, is being pushed out by the stellar wind of massive central star BD+602522. Next door, though, lives a giant molecular cloud, visible to the right.
SUNDAY 905P Eastern Time:
A First-Rate Madness: Uncovering the Links Between Leadership and Mental Illness by S. Nassir Ghaemi (Aug 4, 2011).
SUNDAY 920P Eastern Time: Ghaemi 2 of 2.
Margaret Bourke-White, DPs 1945.
SUNDAY 935P Eastern Time:
The Long Road Home: The Aftermath of the Second World War by Ben Shephard (Feb 22, 2011).
SUNDAY 950P Eastern Time: Shepherd 2 of 2.
SUNDAY 1005P (705P Pacific):
The Storm of War: A New History of the Second World War by Andrew Roberts (May 17, 2011).
SUNDAY 1020P (720P Pacific): Roberts 2 of 4.
SUNDAY 1035P (735P Pacific): Roberts 3 of 4.
SUNDAY 1050P (750P Pacific): Roberts 4 of 4.
SUNDAY 1105P (805P Pacific):
Rothstein: The Life, Times, and Murder of the Criminal Genius Who Fixed the 1919 World Series by David Pietrusza (Sep 13, 2011).
SUNDAY 1120P (820P Pacific): Pietrusza 2 of 4.
SUNDAY 1135P (835P Pacific): Pietrusza 3 of 4.
SUNDAY 1150P (850P Pacific): Pietrusza 4 of 4.
Sat/Sun 1205A (905 Pacific):
Bottled Lightning: Superbatteries, Electric Cars, and the New Lithium Economy by Seth Fletcher (May 10, 2011).
Sat/Sun 1220A (920 Pacific): Fletcher 2 of 2.
Sat/SUNDAY 1235A (935P Pacific): Ed Crooks, FT, re: New investment in America.
Sat/SUNDAY 1250A (950P Pacific): Exeunt Michael Kranish, Boston Globe, Newt vs Mitt, the way back machine.