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"Thou Shall Litter The Universe..." 

That’s a screen shot of what you can see in this 3D Model of the Earth viewed from space and all the debris we, humans, have accumulated over our heads over the last 70 years. 68 more words


Dark Knight Satellite, what is it and where is it from?

Picture of the Black Knight Satellite source: Bing Search

What is the Black Knight Satellite? The Black Knight Satellite was a satellite found orbiting the Earth back in 1954, it was detected orbiting the Earth along with another satellite. 122 more words


Satellites – Diana Son

If you read my last post it will come as no surprise that this play was a relief to me. Probably would have been even if it wasn’t also very good. 181 more words

Skynet travels east

As I have said before satellites are cool. So it was a great opportunity to go to the rolling Wiltshire countryside in the UK last week and explore the Airbus Defence and Space Skynet operations centre as they move one of their satellites 67,000km. 192 more words

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Astronomy Quick Facts - Aoede

Aoede is a very small moon of Jupiter’s, and is a member of the Pasiphae group. It’s also known as Jupiter XLI. It was discovered by a team of astronomers led by Scott S. 172 more words


CZ-3B launched two BeiDou-M navigation satellites from Xichang

A Chang Zheng-3B (Long March-3B) launch vehicle carrying two BeiDou-M navigation satellites lifted off from Launch Complex 2 (LC2) of the Xichang Satellite Launch Centre (XSLC) at local time 20:29 (12:29 GMT) on Saturday 25 July 2015. 275 more words