“Catch on fire and people will come for miles to see you burn.” -John Wesley
There’s nothing quite like a fire on a temperate summer’s night, as John Fahey will play for you in his rendition of a Mississippi Fred McDowell classic,
But I bet you never thought of combining the biggest burning festival with a 100% flammable astronomical observing party.
That’s exactly what the folks at Black Rock Observatory are doing, however, with their plans to build a wooden observatory complete with 20″ telescope inside to Burning Man 2014 this summer.
Go learn all about this amazing project here, and have a great weekend!