ICYMI: Artist Jaume Plensa has a message for New Yorkers with his biggest work to date, a massive sculpture facing lower Manhattan along the Hudson River: ‘to keep silent… to listen to the profound noise of the water talking to us’ 🌊
A senior U.S. diplomat has urged North Korea to refrain from additional missile tests and resume nuclear diplomacy, days after the North fired off its first underwater-launched ballistic missile in two years.
Winds will become blustery out of the east tonight, with gusts in the 35 to 45 mph range likely north of Interstate 88 and locally stronger on the lakeshore. Have loose 🎃 objects outdoors? It may be a good idea to secure them through Monday. #ilwx #inwx
Southerly winds will increase over portions of Southwest MT today. The strongest winds will occur in the north to south oriented valleys, including the Madison Valley, where wind gusts up to 50 mph will be possible. Use caution if traveling. #mtwx
A pronounced threat for flooding will develop south of Interstate 80 tonight with rises in river and stream levels and flooding of low-lying areas and ditches. Flooding is difficult to see at night -- be careful if out and about after dark. #ilwx #inwx
My brother was captured in Laos in September of 1974 and executed by the North Vietnamese on December 14, 1974. Fuck you, Donald Trump.
An astrophotographer has clicked an exceptional video, wherein we can feel the rotation of the earth Using a tracking mount, aligned with North Star, he kept clicking images every 12 seconds for the next 3 hours. The camera is looking at the same portion of the Milky Way Fab!
Peaceful protest in East Meadow, NY (Long Island): An officer abruptly stops so the protestor walking behind him bumps into the cop. Then the man is violently arrested. Bystanders: “they kneeled on his neck & had about 6 officers holding him down.”