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Launched into orbit in 1990, NASA’s Hubble Space Telescope has revolutionized astronomy. Google Earth has teamed up with the Space Telescope Science Institute to share 20 favorite Hubble images. Explore HubbleSite.
He counts the number of the stars; He gives names to all of them. Great is our Lord, and abundant in strength; His understanding is infinite. ~ Psalm 147.4-5
This is a fun and amazing demonstration with Bobby McFerrin. The pentatonic scale is a musical scale containing 5 different tones. This scale is found (in different forms) in most of the world’s music. McFerrin uses the scale and the expectations of an audience to demonstrate neural programming. It seems the human mind universally knows something about musical scale. (World Science Festival 2009)
Q4U: Why do you think McFerrin gets the same results no matter where he is?