Today at 3:35 p.m. EST (4:35 a.m. Sunday, Beijing time), the Chinese Chang’E 3 lander lowered its rover to the moon’s surface. A CCTV television broadcast depicted recorded footage of the rover, called “Yutu” (“Jade Rabbit”), rolling off the lander’s sleds, trundling into the lunar dust. Read more
I’ve been working on the ceiling in the bedroom these past few weeks. It’s been a slow process on account of work, this and that, and general laziness. (Today’s excuse for not working on it for example: the annual physical, which barely took an hour, commutes included.) I’d say I’m just a little over halfway through at this point, or maybe that’s being optimistic, haha.
(If you’re keeping track, yes, this is the great tin ceiling project part trois, after un and deux. Blah.)