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The Origin of Elements

Image Credit & License: Wikipedia: Cmglee; Data: Jennifer Johnson (OSU)

apod.nasa.gov/apod/ap200809.ht #APoD

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An Asian Spinybacked Orbweaver (Thelacantha brevispina) spotted at Upper Seletar Reservoir Park, Singapore on 19 July 2020.

It's a tiny, but pretty orbweaver. But I put it behind a CW just in case. 🙂

On iNaturalist [ inaturalist.org/observations/5 ]

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I did get some star pix though.
These are *unedited* out of camera jpegs from the fuji x-e2!

I didn't bring the light pollution filter, that might have helped.

The big dipper is visible in the second one, I didn't bring the softener filter, that might have helped make it stand out. 🤷‍♀️

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🦴 Polycystins, figures of remarkable forms &c. in the Barbados chalk deposit (chiefly collected by Dr. Davy, and noticed in a lecture delivered to the Agricultural Society of Barbados, in July, 1846) /.
London: W. Wheldon,[ca. 1869].
biodiversitylibrary.org/page/9

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Not to be outdone Hanoi gives me this sunset. Jealousy there big lovely city. You knew I was coming back from Da Nang today.

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The Tails of Comet NEOWISE

Image Credit & Copyright: Miloslav Druckmuller (Brno University of Technology)

apod.nasa.gov/apod/ap200711.ht #APoD

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