27 JANUARY 2017 #24 ONE WORLD

ONE WORLD The lunar astronauts often made comments such as this from Michael Collins (Gemini 10 and Apollo 11): “I really believe that if the political leaders of the world could see their planet from a distance of 100,000 miles their outlook could be fundamentally changed. That all-important border would be invisible, that noisy argument silenced.” The NASA image shown here, recently captured by the Lunar Reconnaissance Orbiter, includes a bit of the surface of the moon below Planet Earth. (The Earth-to-moon distance actually averages about 250,000 miles.) When I saw this photo, I thought of the Pledge of Allegiance to the American flag and thought it could be, as well, a pledge to the globe we all inhabit: ONE … Read More

31 DECEMBER 2016 #23 A RESOLUTION FOR 2017

No matter what is happening in the world or in our lives, we can always be kind to each other. I wish you all a Happy New Year. WarrenHall Crain Bishkek, The Kyrgyz Republic 31 December 2016 Please like & share: