July 27 2018 Total Lunar Eclipse

July 27, 2018 see the longest total lunar eclipse of the 21st century.

While this eclipse will be completely visible in Eastern Africa and Central Asia, viewers in Western Africa, Eastern Asia, South America, Europe, and Australia will catch a partial glimpse.

The times in the image above (taken from my LunarPhase Pro software) are in UT, so you can …

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Omega Speedmaster Mark II Gold Plated

The Omega Speedmaster watch is NASA certified and it has been worn by astronauts both in space and on the Moon. But while that's fairly common knowledge, what's no well-known is that there are 60 models of this watch/chronograph - one for every year of the Speedmaster's existence.

For die-hard fans and collectors, that's a lot to keep up with, …

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