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  1. Disconnected

    by , 03-28-2012 at 10:44 AM
    Disconnected
    (Thoughts uploaded
    by mobile device)

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    Two hot devices
    Two batteries dying
    No outlet, no bars

    No signal, no data-
    Nothing to retweet
    Just fields and barns
    And ruminating cows.

    No towers, just hills
    And trees, and fields,
    And hills, and trees-
    Excruciating silence.

    Obliviously content
    A poor farmer plows-
    Must have ...

    Updated 03-29-2012 at 10:11 AM by keithwms

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  2. Coronal Mass Ejections Recorded by Film

    by , 03-08-2012 at 07:18 PM
    Those who take interest in solar flares have been entertained quite a lot over the past few years. Coronal Mass Ejections (CMEs) from our Sun hurl massive amounts of charged garbage out into space. The first CME was "seen" by a satellite put up by the lab where I work, with a very primitive pixelated camera that sent a digitized signal to Earth and produced an image on Polaroid film. Perhaps some of the first "hybrid" photography!

    More recent images of these ...

    Updated 03-08-2012 at 08:25 PM by keithwms

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