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How to Fly the American Flag

With Memorial Day approaching, we thought it might be a good time to take a look at the rules for respectfully displaying the American flag. We’ve covered the customs surrounding flying the flag at half-staff before, so today let’s take a look at some other sections of the United States Flag Code. © Jeff Spielman/Corbis When [...]

Equinox Sunset

Photo by Tamas Ladanyi Today’s Astronomy Picture of the Day is gorgeous! September 22nd was the Autumn equinox, where we all experienced nearly 12 hours of daylight, and 12 hours of darkness. Oh, and that building in the background is the Benedictine Archabbey of Tihany, Hungary, which overlooks Lake Balaton. Link