CDL 35: Nearly Sleep

Cinema du Lyon makes no promises, it merely casts a flickering light upon the screen. Nonetheless, Cinema du Lyon announces the proximity of a festival blessed with the presence of both day and night, and the arrival of des arts nouveaux in the very near future.

While birds sleep, bats and owls fly, foxes and badgers forage and rut. In this way the cycle of nature is maintained.

CDL 18: The Van Allen Belt

The Van Allen Belt

It is believed that protons of energies exceeding 50 MeV are the result of the beta decay of neutrons created by cosmic ray collisions with nuclei of the upper atmosphere. The source of lower energy protons is believed to be proton diffusion due to changes in the magnetic field during geomagnetic storms.