Did you Know… The Thermostat in Most Hotel rooms doesn’t work

Fact, snippets of useless information and all of that kind of thing makes up most of what's in my brain - so I thought I would infect the general interweb with al of this and see what fact I can trawl for you! Enjoy! Did you know... This makes so much sense, it why I … Continue reading Did you Know… The Thermostat in Most Hotel rooms doesn’t work

Did you Know… When Apollo Landed on the Moon

Fact, snippets of useless information and all of that kind of thing makes up most of what's in my brain - so I thought I would infect the general interweb with al of this and see what fact I can trawl for you! Enjoy! Did you know... I'm guess it must the average pushed up … Continue reading Did you Know… When Apollo Landed on the Moon

Cassini’s Grand Finale – 5 Years on

On the 15th of September 2017 the completing the last of it's 'Grand Finale' maneuvers the space craft Cassini entered Saturn's atmosphere and burned up. This ended a mission that began with it's launch in 1997 with the exploration mission lasting 13 years from 2004 until it's destruction in September 2017 when the last images … Continue reading Cassini’s Grand Finale – 5 Years on

Jupiter and Saturn – Autumn planets

On Tueday Jupiter was at opposition, this means that the Sun, Earth and Jupiter are all in a line and it's the closest that Jupiter gets to us this year. It also happened to be the closest Jupiter will be for a long time, so I was keen to get out and see what images … Continue reading Jupiter and Saturn – Autumn planets

Astro Pics – 2 Planets and a Cluster

The nights over the last few weeks have been quite clear over England with the weather being unseasonably dry. This always offers some wonderful night time views of the sky and I knew it was coming up to the time where Saturn and Jupiter were in the sky.Then last week I say that yellowy star … Continue reading Astro Pics – 2 Planets and a Cluster

The Squirrel Cage Cutter

Back in early spring when food was hard to come by for all our feathered and furry friends the local squirrel (or one of them) was as is usual helping himself to the birsds nuts and it seems they were having some difficulty getting to the nuts inside. Squirrel on bird feeder - Copyright Simon … Continue reading The Squirrel Cage Cutter