Tuesday, December 19, 2017

Asa Smith’s Illustrated Astronomy

Asa Smith’s Illustrated Astronomy – Eclipses

Smith’s illustrated astronomy, designed for the use of the public or common schools in the United States. Illustrated with numerous original diagrams. By Asa Smith, Principal of Public School No. 12, City of New York. Fifth edition. New York: Cady & Burgess, 60 John Street. 1850.

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Sunday, November 12, 2017

Underwater Dogs

Fascinating photos and videos of dogs underwater.

The beauty and grace of an Afghan Hound swimming underwater

Many of these photos are the work of photographer Seth Casteel.

Have you ever been so worried?