The Palmer Lake Star has been part of the town's history since 1935. The star's story goes back to the depression era. It was built to "inspire hope and prosperity" to weary travelers. Today I think it still achieves this lofty goal.
The expansive night sky shines brightly over a lightning storm in Badlands National Park. It took a while looking at this image to really understand the full meaning of it and how it puts perspective on life, the world, and the universe.