Archive for July 13th, 2009

Space Success

The art of science is in the waiting.

The art of science is in the waiting.

There were two good pieces of news in the realm of space today.

First SpaceX successfully put a Malaysian satellite into space, hopefully bringing us that much closer to commercial space enterprises. I still want a space elevator.

Second NASA has found and is going to release (in what form available to the public is still unknown) the original Apollo 11 moonwalk videos. The original broadcast video was taken by filming a screen playing the original higher definition version. It would be neat if NASA converts the tapes and puts them in full definition online for free. Or at least part of the tapes.

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