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“Economies are supposed to serve human ends, not the other way round. We forget at our peril that markets make a good servant, a bad master and a worse religion.” — Amory Lovins
Gotta love that super-slow motion.
“I believe that banking institutions are more dangerous to our liberties than standing armies.” — Thomas Jefferson
Very geeky but amazing. Be sure to watch it full screen. From the site: The Known Universe takes viewers from the Himalayas through our atmosphere and the inky black of space to the afterglow of the Big Bang. Every star, … Continue reading
Every year I make a calendar from my photos. This year, I tried a new source (Qoop.com), and it came out pretty good. Most of the shots are from Maine, and all were taken in the corresponding month of 2009. … Continue reading
Sunrise from Long Sands Beach. Boon Island Light is approximately 6 miles offshore. (The sun is a little further away.) Best viewed large. And on the flip side… Sunset over Portland with the Fore River Bridge on the left. View … Continue reading
Maybe the only good thing about the shorter daylight hours this time of year is that I can witness the sunrise on the way to work.
One of many memorable quotes in the amazing PBS series, The National Parks: America’s Best Idea. “In the Grand Canyon, Arizona has a natural wonder which is in kind absolutely unparalleled throughout the rest of the world. I want to … Continue reading
An intriguing collection of rock piles, or more accurately, rock sculptures, created by someone near the Fisherman’s Walk next to the York Harbor Beach. This video is a slideshow of photos taken one morning. Try selecting the HD option in … Continue reading