John Grant has been through quite a lot along the journey to critical acclaim. After dealing with the physical and emotional strain of substance abuse, Grant has emerged to a flurry of awards, notable collaborations and a seemingly endless stream of love and support from fans old and new. Grant’s latest project, Pale Green Ghosts, is an album that doesn’t shy away from the...
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I was eager to try out the new camera on tonight’s full moon. March’s full moon is called the sap moon, snow moon and the worm moon. I call it beautiful. The Sap Moon through maple branches and thin clouds. Taken with the Canon PowerShot SX50 HS.
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In the 1960s, two of the greatest American comic strips lost their way. Chester Gould’s “Dick Tracy” bogged down in, of all places, the moon, which supported a race of pale humanoids with little antennas on their foreheads. Junior Tracy even married one of the creatures, whose preposterousness became clear at the end of the decade, when American astronauts learned firsthand...
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The Fresh & Easy grocery chain is unloading its U.S. stores, including five in greater Sacramento, its parent company announced today. Workers stock shelves at a Fresh & Easy in south Sacramento. Tesco invested $2 billion in its U.S. subsidiary. An urban mural decorates a Fresh & Easy store in Fresno, part of the chain's rollout that began in 2007. Rani Singh,...
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Fresh off the Men's SPIN-approved new album New Moon — the band's fourth LP in as many years — the prolific Brooklyn punk quintet are back with yet another new track called "B Minor...
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Pink Floyd mark the 40th anniversary of Dark Side of the Moon with fan memories shared via Twitter and a stream of the landmark album on March 24th One lucky Rolling Stone reader will win the Dark Side of the Moon Immersion box set including six discs and various memorabilia Read the official...
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A full moon rises over the skyline of New York City. Traditionally, the April full moon is known as 'the Pink Moon' supposedly as a tribute to the pink flowers of spring. For those lucky enough to catch sight of our celestial neighbor, the moon did actually look pink and even orange at times.
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CAPE CANAVERAL, Fla. — Now's your chance to see the comet that passed within 100 million miles of Earth last week.At twilight Tuesday, the comet called Pan-STARRS will be visible in the Northern Hemisphere above the western horizon — right next to a crescent moon.California astronomer Tony Phillips says the glare of the setting sun may make it difficult to see the comet with...
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The jet stream is a ribbon of high wind speeds located near the top of the troposphere (about six miles above the surface of the Earth). The major jet streams flow west to east. The existenc…
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