Posts Tagged ‘USS Hornet Museum’

Hornet Lunar Eclipse

If you live in North America, you may have missed the total lunar eclipse last weekend. The eclipse was visible throughout the rest of the world and it was also the longest total eclipse of the century. Six months ago, my children and I viewed a total lunar eclipse near our Bay Area home. We […]

Two Looks at World War 2

World War II ended┬áseventy-one years ago today. Japan officially surrendered on the USS Missouri a couple weeks later, so some people might consider September 2, 1945 as the official VJ Day. This discrepancy is just one small example of the problems with writing history. Even when the victor writes history, the stories are not simple […]