LED Ray, LED Stay, First LED I See Today

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Why anyone would want what appears to be a single red (not the most visible shade in darkness, albeit the shade that best preserves eyesight in darkness) LED over a license plate, I do not know. Why anyone would want said LED “on”, when car is “off”, in daylight, I really don’t know.

The Archer Points the Way

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And the way is astrophotography possible with an economical “point n’ shoot”. Next stop? Lake Tekapo, South Island, New Zealand, I hope. That is where I would like to see for the first time and photograph the Southern Cross. And now– with this experiment– I am assured, I need-not incur the cost of an SLR and interchangeable lenses. From 37.64, -121.00, approximately 0400 Jan 5 UTC.

It’s a Gas!

How long since you saw one of these?  And the fuel fuel choice is anybody's guess:  LNG, butane ("Bastard Gas, Bobby"), propane, methane...potato peels?!?
How long since you saw one of these? And the fuel fuel choice is anybody’s guess: LNG, butane (“Bastard Gas, Bobby”), propane, methane…potato peels?!?