Last weekend was the best time that E.T. could’ve called home.

Mars couldn’t have been any more closer to Earth – a mere 11 minutes (instead of 14 minutes)  for light or radio signals to travel each way.

Now, if only I could figure out how to get to work and back home in eleven minutes each way…

Venus shining brightly

Photo taken Saturday at around 5:30pm. Sunday was when Mars was closer to Earth but there were some patchy clouds.