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What you can't see in this shot is my left arm (the hot air balloon is hanging from a thread, it's not suspended in mid-air. That *would* be clever!)

What you can't see in this shot is my left arm (the hot air balloon is hanging from a thread, it's not suspended in mid-air.

Lining up in school playground '60s. Still have to line up to go into school ;-)

School age children were expected to behave very well, or punishment would be given. This picture of children lining up for school in the perfectly demonstrates how strict schools were at this time.

Tree Top orange squash. We only had this once or twice as it was Very Expensive.

Do you remember Tree Top orange squash? The botle was shaped like a Lava Lamp.

used to have these in school - pole hook for windows

I loved when the teacher would let me open the windows! used to have these in school - pole hook for windows

Lichen forest "Lichens on a dead twig in my yard in Austin. We have had a lot of rain and the lichen fruiting bodies have sprouted."     -Jim McCulloch Very interesting mixture.

Did you know that lichen can be a sign of good air quality? Small areas with many types of lichen have especially good quality air. Photo: Lichen courtesy of Jim McCulloch/Creative Commons.

Polished limestone from Marston Magna, U.K. with a calcite vein which runs across the fossil. This piece shows many cross-sections of ammonites (Promicroceras marsdonensis). Jurassic period, approximately 200 million years old.

Polished limestone from Marston Magna, U.K. with a calcite vein which runs across the fossil. This piece shows many cross-sections of ammonites (Promicroceras marsdonensis). Jurassic period, approximately 200 million years old.