Jeremy Piven (actor) was born on this day in 1965. Eva Peron (wife of Argentine President Juan Peron) died on this day in 1952.
Brilliant Vega Overhead
Star Vega Shines Bright Overhead on July Nights
Away from city lights in mid-July, one could see as many as 2,500 naked eye stars. But only one star stands out because it’s the only bright star directly overhead—and that’s Vega. This brilliant blue-white star is a favorite of stargazers and astronomers.
Measuring Vegetables for Recipes: Pounds to Cups Measuring vegetables for recipes is not always easy. The following equivalent measurements will help you convert a vegetable’s weight (in pounds) on the grocery scale to the amount (in cups) that you need for a recipe.