Wednesday, July 4, 2012

Happy 4th !!

Happy Independence Day

Nice to meet you Higgs boson!

Higgs boson-like particle discovery claimed at LHC   BBC - July 4, 2012
Cern scientists reporting from the Large Hadron Collider (LHC) have claimed the discovery of a new particle consistent with the Higgs boson. The particle has been the subject of a 45-year hunt to explain how matter attains its mass. Both of the Higgs boson-hunting experiments at the LHC see a level of certainty in their data worthy of a "discovery".

Macy's 36th annual Fireworks tonight Get all the details

July 4, 2012

American Independence Day

  United States Declaration of Independence Google Videos

Thomas Jefferson, Benjamin Franklin, John Adams
draft the Declaration of Independence in 1776.

9 Fourth of July Myths Debunked   National Geographic

July 4th Facts: Fireworks, Founding Fathers, and More   National Geographic

Statue of Liberty Photos: Rare Views, Inside and Out   National Geographic

Create Fireworks
Click the image. Click on the sky many times quickly.
The image used on the wesbite shows my home
on the Brooklyn side of the Verrazano Bridge

I always consider the settlement of America with reverence and wonder,

as the opening of a grand scene and design in providence, for the illumination of

the ignorant and the emancipation of the slavish part of mankind all over the Earth.

John Adams