Monday, November 17, 2008

Phoenix R.I.P.

http://www.skyandtelescope.com/news/34395079.html

The main thing we learned is that dropping soil through a grate is a BAD idea...

Looks like a big red eyeball to me

http://www.skyandtelescope.com/news/34395079.html

But apparently there is a planet in there...

Chandrayaan 1 Update

http://www.skyandtelescope.com/community/skyblog/newsblog/34158819.html

Looking good so far.

I wonder if they can claim the Google X Prize?

http://www.msnbc.msn.com/id/27740887/

Just kidding. They are a country!

Of course they crash landed, which means they wouldn't win the X Prize anyway.

Congrats to India. May many other countries follow.

Recycling to the Max!

http://www.msnbc.msn.com/id/27766857/

Get used to it in space. There is no alternative.

Shrinking the Gap

http://cosmiclog.msnbc.msn.com/archive/2008/11/14/1675123.aspx

That is the most important issue for the incoming adminstration & Congress.

Monday, November 10, 2008