I just got out of surgery to straighten my deviated septum. So I apologize in advance for what will probably be a flood of randomness and pretty pictures.  I blame the pain meds and you should too.

So here is a look at our sun (you and I — we had a boy together), shot in the ultraviolet and x-ray spectrums:

This post is brought to you by the kind folks at NASA and the makers of Vicodin.

NASA’S GALLERY  (where you can find more of these nifty photos)