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Cindy Sherman: Mannequins & Masks | Art21 “Extended Play”

Mannequins & Masks I think the sausages from one of the sex pictures are here. umm. I don’t know. Some of the leaves I have used in the background of some of the fairy-tales and the rocks I’ve used in some of the fairy-tales. This one was one that I made from– I don’t know… Read More »

Mariah Robertson’s Chemical Reactions | ART21 “New York Close Up”

[Bushwick, Brooklyn] Photographic things are about controlling really tiny amounts of light. [New York Close Up] A few years ago, a friend was doing me a favor looking for something in the darkroom, and I asked her to open some boxes and one of the boxes was a roll of unexposed paper. And she says,… Read More »

Our Special Earth: Our “Solar Address” and the Goldilocks Habitable Zone | David Rives

Every star we see is a burning mass of plasma, similar to the sun. Even so, our Sun is not just any old star. It is a main sequence G2 Here on Earth, we’re about 93 million miles from the Sun. That might sound trivial, but it’s a very important distance. We are situated in… Read More »

“More white sand, blue sea and palm trees” Micktaylor’s photos around Grand Cayman, Cayman Islands

Hyundai Tuscan only 250miles on the clock! by TravelPod member micktaylor Georgetown, bit windy! by TravelPod member micktaylor Northwest point looking South by TravelPod member micktaylor Northwest point looking North by TravelPod member micktaylor West Bay boat launch…not today! by TravelPod member micktaylor West Bay boat launch by TravelPod member micktaylor Governor’s pad by TravelPod… Read More »

The Calendar and Astronomy – David Rives

In ancient times, celestial bodies such as the Sun, Moon and stars were central figures of the Zodiac. They were considered to be gods and goddesses, and based on the Zodiac, the movements of the heavens have become a means of divination. Scripture informs us that they worshiped the created more than the Creator. In… Read More »

“Club Masa” Hilivin’s photos around Sigatoka Sanddunes, Fiji (painting palm frond roofs)

Club Masa – Dan’s sign!! by TravelPod member hilivin Sunburned and Bug bitten by TravelPod member hilivin Club Masa in the palm trees by TravelPod member hilivin The Club and my Painting! by TravelPod member hilivin The Club – see the kitty cat?! by TravelPod member hilivin Heath and Kesa by TravelPod member hilivin Ivan… Read More »

Astrology and the Secret Cult of Mithra – David Rives

The secret cult of Mithraism was a religious order that was practiced by many in the Roman world. The religion was spread across the Mediterranean by the Cilician pirates, and worship centers were incorporated into Roman cities. In 2007, I was able to photograph a remarkably preserved representation of the mystery god, in the Vatican… Read More »

Signs of the Times — The Bible and Astrology | David Rives

The practice of astrology involves using stars, planets, and constellations for signs. According to the Biblical record, the sun, moon and stars were to be for signs, seasons, days and years. So, does this make astrology Biblically acceptable? Actually, quite the contrary. One major difference between scriptural signs and the pagan practices of astrology is… Read More »