2022-06-24: On this day On days like this, I feel good that I work with natural laws that were not made by shitty humans and …

2022-06-24: The January 6th committee hearings make one thing abundantly clear that trump and his supporters are …

2022-06-23: Not very surprised that this Supreme Court of USA is providing protections for the rights of gun …

2022-06-21: Got invited to a wedding and am looking forward to it. Have to think about what to wear. Haven’t …

2022-06-21: Glad that Summer solstice is behind us and now the days will start getting shorter. It is just weird …

2022-06-20: Picked up this snapping turtle and helped it cross the street like I have done before for painted …

2022-06-19: Hummingbirds visiting the newly installed feeder.

2022-06-18: Beautiful Saturday bike ride.

2022-06-17: Just received some new astronomy equipment (ZWO ASI Air plus) in the mail. All the folks who live …

2022-06-17: The most amazing part of yesterday’s hearing was to learn that trump called Pence a wimp and pussy …

2022-06-15: Daughter: Last whole year my life has been filled with so much negativity. I got worried when I …

2022-06-15: Awaiting two big announcements today: Advisory committee read on COVID vaccine (Moderna and …

2022-06-14: Did some Astronomy outreach for young kids. Hope to inspire a few of them to get interested in …

2022-06-13: Some I-series US savings bonds from 2001 are earning 11.72% interest right now due to the higher …

2022-06-13: Have heard many instances of only a few members in a family testing positive for COVID, getting mild …

2022-06-12: Watched a few overs of India vs South Africa T20 match in Cuttack. 🏏 It seemed like no one wanted to …

2022-06-12: The chamber strings group that my son plays with was invited to play before the performance of …

2022-06-12: Went to Hartford Symphony Orchestra concert. It was very nice, even the Philip Glass piece. My jet …

2022-06-04: Travelled on these trains when I was a young man, long time ago.

2022-06-03: Royal Poinciana or flame tree - one of my favorite tropical flowers/trees.

2022-05-31: Getting to eat a lot of delicious Alphonso (हापूस) mangoes 🥭 on this trip to India. All the immense …

2022-05-30: Test of endurance - a century ride from 2021.

2022-05-29: Fish along with corals. 📷 mbmay

2022-05-29: Stripes of nebulae and stars and dust in the Milky Way galaxy. Captured on Sheepscot river near …

2022-05-28: Fair weather to go out for a hike. 📷 mbmay

2022-05-27: New post on my astronomy blog.

2022-05-27: One of Lincoln’s most inspiring and memorable speeches is written on his memorial. 📷 mbmay

2022-05-27: Never felt so anxious about going on any trip before - not even that first time when I came to US 30 …

2022-05-26: Tight rehearsal schedule before the concert. 📷 mbmay

2022-05-25: I am sure everyone knows this but it is worth repeating to realize how fucked up this is. In Texas, …

2022-05-25: Franconia ridge - the best hiking trail in the White mountains of New Hampshire. 📷 mbmay

2022-05-24: Intricate structure of our nearest neighbor - Andromeda galaxy 📷 mbmay

2022-05-23: Found more pink lady’s slippers today’s hike. These are orchids that grow in the northeast US and …

2022-05-23: Breakfast parfaits made with plain yogurt. 📷 mbmay

2022-05-22: Century bike ride shirts - my favorite pieces made of textile. 📷 mbmay

2022-05-22: Hard to believe how time is flying by. My daughter finished freshman year in college already and she …

2022-05-21: Big day for my son today. The string ensemble he plays in had the end-of-the-year concert this …

2022-05-21: Symmetry of the underside of Gold Star bridge over Pequot (aka Thames) river in New London, CT 📷 …

2022-05-21: Here is the original star trails photo that is mentioned in my post yesterday. I like how some …

2022-05-20: One of my photos was published in the newsletter for a local land preservation trust. I have plenty …

2022-05-20: There is nothing like an ice cold gin and tonic on a hot afternoon - My favorite beverage . Looking …

2022-05-19: I really don’t like Mayim Bialik as the host of Jeopardy. Don’t know what TV show she was on; I …

2022-05-19: Over indulgence : On that day when I learned how to shuck oysters, I didn’t want to stop. Can’t …

2022-05-18: Some order emerging out of random ness. 📷 mbmay

2022-05-18: It was a historic stage win for Biniam Girmay yesterday on stage 10 of Giro d’Italia. 🚲 First …

2022-05-17: Just holding on… 📷 mbmay

2022-05-17: Hey @pratik look what you made me do. 3 weeks in a row. Hope this continues.

2022-05-17: My son asked me to name a living person whom I admire. Sure there is Bob Dylan (close second) but …

2022-05-16: Oldtimey way to know the time. 📷 mbmay

2022-05-15: This is a favorite spots on one of my bike routes. I keep taking pictures here in every season. One …

2022-05-15: Total lunar eclipse happening tonight but it is cloudy here. 😐

2022-05-15: Clouds !! 📷 mbmay

2022-05-14: Trying out a new gin today. This is supposed to be the official gin of Wimbledon.

2022-05-14: Fence 📷 mbmay

2022-05-14: Hi @jean just wanted to let you know that my post for “community” photo challenge is not on the …

2022-05-13: Community of galaxies in Virgo (Markarian’s chain) that are about 50 light years away. Zoom in to …

2022-05-12: Tranquility 📷

2022-05-11: “Freedom’s just another word for nothing left to lose” - Kris Kristofferson

2022-05-11: Maroon orchid blooming 📷

2022-05-10: Instant pot full of paavbhaaji ingredients, ready to cook. 📷 mbmay

2022-05-09: Rosette nebula in Monoceros. Looking just like a bloom ing rose. 📷 mbmay

2022-05-09: After working on French in Duolingo for a few months, I think I have learned the most important …

2022-05-08: Union 📷 mbmay

2022-05-07: Birthday lunch.

2022-05-07: My favorite spots to sit and enjoy nature in Acadia National Park : Jordan pond with Bubble …

2022-05-06: From the partial solar eclipse photos last year, this is my favorite shot. Zoom in to see the …

2022-05-06: Silhouette of the moon. Taken during partial solar eclipse on June 10, 2021. 📷 mbmay

2022-05-05: Thanks to **** Earth’s**** rotation for making this photo possible. Startrails captured for about 2 …

2022-05-04: After blasting some rap by Kendrick Lamar on the car stereo during the drive here, my son is now …

2022-05-04: Microblog May photo challenge - Thorny Fed this carpenter ant to Venus fly trap and then felt really …

2022-05-03: Three months ago, signed up for a 100 mile ride on Long Island in May. Now the string ensemble that …

2022-05-03: Experimental 📷

2022-05-02: Bought an Apple Watch for wife on her birthday. Scoring some brownie points. 😄

2022-05-02: Number of times I have taken my kids to - Disney : 1 Universal : 1 Acadia National park : 11 Can you …

2022-05-02: Photographing the hunter. 📷 #mbmay

2022-05-01: When they took out the dam, it switched from being Ed Bills pond to Eight Mile river.

2022-04-30: Grand old oak overlooking the cemetery.

2022-04-29: The Pinwheel galaxy aka M101 in Ursa Major. This face on spiral galaxy is about 21 million light …

2022-04-29: I had added my son as a user on my MacBook a few years ago before he got his own laptop. My …

2022-04-28: The Orion season is coming to end as it sets earlier and earlier in the evening. This is probably my …

2022-04-27: Our eastern redbud is just about ready to bloom.

2022-04-27: Mortgage rates are in 4-5% range now and will most probably trend higher in the near future. Glad to …

2022-04-26: After listening to many many TED talks, I have realized that a lot of them are just bull droppings - …

2022-04-25: Teaching my son how to drive. Isn’t as bad as I thought it’d be. Making him drive on narrow back …

2022-04-25: Forsythias are blooming!!! A big change during the last week when we were out.