Saturday 10 October 2009

Fly me to the moon

Yesterday NASA's mission to the moon was successfully accomplished. We eagerly watched the footage from the lunar surface, anxious to catch the first glimpse of the anticipated huge plume of dust. Unfortunately, particularly for live television, nothing materialised.

Doubtless there will be a satisfying amount of valuable information to keep the scientists busy. We shall find out in due course but as a live event it was a bit of a damp squib.

Today Barry caught an interesting lunar image of his own. 'Fly me to the moon
Let me play among the stars'


  1. That is a really cool shot of the moon. I watched the whole thing live at and was a bit disappointed also. Oh well maybe they will be able to figure out if there is any water up there.

  2. Thank you Kathy. I'm sure we'll know sooner or later if there is or ever has been water on the moon. Patience . . . ;-)

  3. Oh wow, fab shot! Makes mine look very boring in comparison.

  4. I had to forego my early morning tea for this shot! Bless him . . . ;-)

  5. This one's the best! Stunningly superb shot!

  6. Thank you Kcalpesh - we liked it too :-)

  7. Excellent!
    Loved the song lyrics as well.

    I'm catching up tonight and hope you had a great weekend.

  8. Thank you Carletta - nearly time to look forward to next weekend ;-)


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