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Last call for the Humanity Star satellite!

Humanity Star, we hardly knew ye.

When Rocket Lab revealed in January that it sent a disco-ball satellite called “the Humanity Star” into orbit, as one of the payloads aboard its low-cost Electron rocket, the company said it could stay up shining in the night sky for nine months or so. 43 more words


Lift-off for Sutherland Science Festival with a SAT Roadtrip

The Sutherland Science with Travelling Scholars is the inaugural issue of an upcoming Sutherland Science Festival. The festival has been held between 6th and 17th March 2018, roughly aligned with the… 660 more words


Watch NOAA's GOES-S Weather Satellite Launch Live

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2017 was a grievously good year for cataclysms.

Infernos engulfed not just California, which suffered its most destructive wildfire season on record, but the greater… 980 more words


Let's Make a Map

Satellite Ops are notorious for their maps, depicting grid  squares, states, and provinces they have worked, which they frequently post to share with other Satellite Ops. 163 more words


NASA to Discuss Details of Upcoming Launch of Next Planet Hunter on March 28

MAR 28 BRIEFING – Join NASA at 1 p.m. EDT Wednesday, March 28, as astrophysics experts discuss the upcoming launch of NASA’s next planet hunter, the Transiting Exoplanet Survey Satellite (TESS). 111 more words


The internet, connecting the world (well 40% of us)...

The internet is a global system of interconnected computers networks, allowing for anyone to upload and view various documents, connecting over 3 billion people. What about the remaining… 244 more words