Not the best daylight time to visit this prominent sight of Los Angeles but sometimes you have to take what you get. Shot this picture on arrival at the Griffith Observatory. When you ever get a chance to visit L.A. and you have a minimal interrest in science – you should go there. Wikipedia link.
Ever wondered how to burn your brand new tires within seconds? Mount them on a Space Shuttle! This is how they will look like after only one touch down. This is Endeavour’s tire set used for its last mission STS-134 in May/June 2011. And yes – I touched them.