Picture of the Day

  • Delivis

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    Jul 13, 2009 8:48 PM GMT
    One of my favourite pictures.

    Short explanation: A group that promotes critical thinking puts out the Skepchick and Skepdude calendars every year featuring prominant scientists, skeptics, and public intellectuals.

    Here is the astronomer and author Dr. Phil Plait:

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    Jul 13, 2009 9:49 PM GMT
    Really a cool pic. I saved it to send to a friend. I'm sceptical about why he's out there naked in the daylight with his telescope! What do you soppose he's observing?icon_eek.gif
  • Delivis

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    Jul 13, 2009 9:56 PM GMT
    antelope saidReally a cool pic. I saved it to send to a friend. I'm sceptical about why he's out there naked in the daylight with his telescope! What do you soppose he's observing?icon_eek.gif


    Plenty astronomy is done during the day, the most obvious of which is solar astronomy..icon_smile.gif
  • 2theTEE

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    Jul 14, 2009 12:49 AM GMT
    antelope saidReally a cool pic. I saved it to send to a friend. I'm sceptical about why he's out there naked in the daylight with his telescope! What do you soppose he's observing?icon_eek.gif



    Well...Uranus, of course icon_smile.gif
  • Timbales

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    Jul 14, 2009 1:03 AM GMT
    that's cute, he seems like he has a good sense of humor
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    Jul 14, 2009 1:06 AM GMT
    *sigh* poor Delivis, always looking for the next big thing
  • Delivis

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    Jul 14, 2009 3:04 AM GMT
    lilTanker said*sigh* poor Delivis, always looking for the next big thing


    And i can look at it through that telescope.
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    Jul 14, 2009 4:51 AM GMT
    Delivis said
    lilTanker said*sigh* poor Delivis, always looking for the next big thing


    And i can look at it through that telescope.


    actually thats very very creepy...
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    Jul 14, 2009 4:51 AM GMT
    charlitos said
    Delivis said
    lilTanker said*sigh* poor Delivis, always looking for the next big thing


    And i can look at it through that telescope.


    actually thats very very creepy...

    oddly enough I too found that kinda creepy..
  • Delivis

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    Jul 14, 2009 6:39 AM GMT
    lilTanker said
    charlitos said
    Delivis said
    lilTanker said*sigh* poor Delivis, always looking for the next big thing


    And i can look at it through that telescope.


    actually thats very very creepy...

    oddly enough I too found that kinda creepy..


    Mission accomplished.
  • tokugawa

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    Jul 14, 2009 7:51 PM GMT
    On the topic of creepiness:

    Why did the gay nurse get fired from the sperm bank?


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    any minute now ...


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    He was caught drinking on the job. icon_rolleyes.gif
  • Delivis

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    Jul 14, 2009 8:36 PM GMT
    EWWWWWWWW icon_biggrin.gif