Artemis says, “Don’t mess with me!”

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pics August 2015 002 Artemis says, “Don’t mess with me!”

This is Artemis, well Artemis the cat that is. Artemis was a stray cat who wandered into a feed store one day and was quickly adopted by the staff there. That was over 5 years ago, and she is now quite the celebrity. Most customers are familiar with her, as she frequently wanders over to say hello as you browse the shelves. Artemis now lives in the store full time, and is cared for by the staff. We always look for her when we stop there and give her a scratching behind the ears, which she loves. Her name comes with a bit of Greek history.
According to Greek Mythology.com, “Artemis was the goddess of chastity, virginity, the hunt, the moon, and the natural environment. She was the daughter of Zeus and Leto, twin sister of Apollo. She was born on the island of…

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Oklahoma City Science Museum, a Photo Collection

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Oklahoma City with friends late summer 2015 054 This was at the entrance to an area where kids could dress up and put on a play.

Oklahoma City with friends late summer 2015 078 Why so serious space Momma?? I wasn’t quite ready for the photo.

Oklahoma City with friends late summer 2015 065 An overview of the main area.

Oklahoma City with friends late summer 2015 030 The entrance to the museum. You can see the star theater/dome on the left.

Oklahoma City with friends late summer 2015 035 Interesting display about the electron microscope.

Oklahoma City with friends late summer 2015 033 Making fun music with pan pipes.

Oklahoma City with friends late summer 2015 056 This was one of many displays in the space area.

Oklahoma City with friends late summer 2015 038 We all tried the Segways, what fun!

Oklahoma City with friends late summer 2015 059 The space travel/outer space area was huge, and had a lot of informative displays.

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