Tag Archives: Maine Solar System Model

50 States in 50 Weeks – By the Numbers: The Final Countdown

From Maine to Washington and Alaska to Hawaii, here’s the final numbers recap of 50 States in 50(ish) weeks: TIME: Total days on the road: 330 (a day over 47 weeks – which doesn’t count the four day break I took in Massachusetts at the beginning or the six days I took to see Alex for his birthday before heading to… Read more »

Maine – Day 6: Driving through the Solar System, to the First Mile, and along Scenic Roads to the Portland Museum of Art

Brittany Swanson   September 20, 2015   Comments Off on Maine – Day 6: Driving through the Solar System, to the First Mile, and along Scenic Roads to the Portland Museum of Art

Space fascinates me. When I was younger I was determined to be an astronaut because I really wanted see the Earth from the moon. I’ve spent many nights stargazing and I try to be on the lookout for cool space phenomena. Naturally, when I saw that Maine had a scale model of the Solar System along U.S. Route 1 I had to… Read more »