ANNUAL BOOK GIVE-AWAY! As I’ve done for several years now, it’s time to mail out some books. If you’d like one, free and hand-picked by yours truly, send me your address and receive a brand new book (or two) for you to love. Help me lighten my load for another move! (at the petworth palace )

ANNUAL BOOK GIVE-AWAY! As I’ve done for several years now, it’s time to mail out some books. If you’d like one, free and hand-picked by yours truly, send me your address and receive a brand new book (or two) for you to love. Help me lighten my load for another move! (at the petworth palace )

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someauthorgirl:

xparrot:


The interval between the start and the end of “I’m Gonna Be (500 Miles)” is 3 minutes and 30 seconds, and the International Space Station is moving is 7.66 km/s.
This means that if an astronaut on the ISS listens to “I’m Gonna Be”, in the time between the first beat of the song and the final lines …
… they will have traveled just about exactly 1,000 miles.

—What If: Orbital Speed

To be alive, now, in this age.

someauthorgirl:

xparrot:

The interval between the start and the end of “I’m Gonna Be (500 Miles)” is 3 minutes and 30 seconds, and the International Space Station is moving is 7.66 km/s.

This means that if an astronaut on the ISS listens to “I’m Gonna Be”, in the time between the first beat of the song and the final lines …

… they will have traveled just about exactly 1,000 miles.

What If: Orbital Speed

To be alive, now, in this age.