And the Asteroid Goes To…

This is my update on the Double Asteroid Redirection Test — DART. What am I talking about now? NASA launched a spacecraft in November 2021, and on September 26, 2022, they expected it to crash into the smaller of two orbiting asteroids. The location was seven million miles from earth, and as I said, that … Continue reading And the Asteroid Goes To…

Satellite Hits Target!

Listen, I’m a little upset, but, I learned many moons ago, to “🎶 always look on the bright side of life.” I try, I do. https://youtu.be/SJUhlRoBL8M The bright side is that very few people read my last post. Here’s what you missed: after a list of depressing news reports, of which I did not expound, … Continue reading Satellite Hits Target!

Meet-Up: Asteroids & Satellites

I just can’t with the rhetoric of the new far-right Italian Prime Minister. Giorgia Meloni https://www.brookings.edu/blog/order-from-chaos/2022/08/26/what-happens-if-right-wing-giorgia-meloni-wins-italys-elections/amp/ I don’t want to discuss the violence that has erupted in draft offices across Russia by those who oppose conscription. https://amp.theguardian.com/world/2022/sep/26/russia-man-shoots-commander-drafting-residents-for-war-in-ukraine What is China up to in regard to Taiwan? Don’t answer that! I don’t want to know. https://www.politico.com/amp/news/2022/09/24/china-underscores-commitment-to-taiwan-warns-interlopers-00058714Continue reading Meet-Up: Asteroids & Satellites