The First 36 Hours Are the Hardest

Before I begin this post, I want to say my trip to Europe went very well and I had a great time.  It is an experience that I am still comprehending.  I have so many great memories and so many photos.  But I feel the need to start at the very beginning, even though the [...]

A Peek Into the Past at the Rome Observatory

Since I have began planning my trip to Rome, I have spent countless hours staring at maps of the city discovering one site after another.  One particular point surrounded in green leaped out at me: the Rome Observatory and the Astronomical and Copernican Museum.  Beginning in childhood, I have been insatiably intrigued by space and [...]