Skip to comments.Astronomy Picture of the Day -- Firefly Trails and the Summer Milky Way
Posted on 07/01/2016 10:17:21 PM PDT by SunkenCiv
Explanation: A camera fixed low to a tripod on a northern summer's eve captured the series of images used in this serene, southern Ontario skyscape. The lakeside view frames our fair galaxy above calm water and the night's quintessential luminous apparitions. But the trails of light are neither satellite glint, nor meteor flash, nor auroral glow. In the wide-field composite constructed with four consecutive 15 second exposures, a pulsing firefly enters at the right, first wandering toward the camera, then left and back toward the lake, the central Milky Way rising in the background.
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[Credit and Copyright: Malcolm Park (North York Astronomical Association)]
The Asians seem to love the low mattress on the floor thing. I see it a lot. It’s not my favorite. A designer friend was raving about the Westin Heavenly Bed. I’ve been meaning to check one out.
Definitely would want that up higher, and d*** the sensibilities of the designer. It’s just a necessity in, uh, my demographic. I also don’t like these hot-rod cars that would have me sitting on the ground.
The bed does look nice in that room though.
You’ll stub your toe, kid.
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