What We’re Reading April 19, 2013

This week we seem to be focused on the sky – lenticular clouds, meteor showers and …
Star Trek? Here’s what we’ve been reading!

Leonid meteor 2009 Navicore / flickr

Are you ready for the Lyrid Meteor Shower? The Eta-Aquarids? You’ll be prepared with EarthSky’s Meteor Shower Guide for 2013.

A lenticular cloud courtesy of exp.lore.com

We’re still waiting for our first lenticular cloud sighting. Have you been lucky enough to see one?

Courtesy of Paramount Pictures

Google has a single towering obsession: it wants to build the Star Trek computer!

This is yet another in a series of posts about what we’re reading at Whole Earth: stories about the environment, ecology, travel, outdoor living, ideas, art, writing, history, science, and creativity, and the people who make it happen. Have a suggestion? Please leave us a comment so we can add it to our reading list.