logo
Previous Thread
Next Thread
Print Thread
Page 33 of 49 1 2 31 32 33 34 35 48 49
Joined: Apr 2002
Posts: 5,781
Likes: 11
A
Wolf
Offline
Wolf
A
Joined: Apr 2002
Posts: 5,781
Likes: 11
We've come a long way.

Sponsored Post Advertisement
Joined: Apr 2002
Posts: 5,781
Likes: 11
A
Wolf
Offline
Wolf
A
Joined: Apr 2002
Posts: 5,781
Likes: 11
On this day, I was reading about the moon is supposed to wobble which will cause tidal problems. Have you heard about that?

https://www.yahoo.com/news/moon-wobble-shift-2030-nasa-222810058.html
and
https://www.nasa.gov/feature/jpl/study-projects-a-surge-in-coastal-flooding-starting-in-2030s

Joined: May 2010
Posts: 9,950
Likes: 13
BellaOnline Editor
Iron Age Human
OP Offline
BellaOnline Editor
Iron Age Human
Joined: May 2010
Posts: 9,950
Likes: 13
.
On this day in 2019 – July 13th – the Russian Spektr RG X-ray Observatory was launched.

The satellite is a Russian–German high-energy astrophysics space observatory.


Mona Evans
For news, activities, pictures and more, sign up to the Astronomy Newsletter!

http://www.bellaonline.com/newsletter/astronomy
Joined: May 2010
Posts: 9,950
Likes: 13
BellaOnline Editor
Iron Age Human
OP Offline
BellaOnline Editor
Iron Age Human
Joined: May 2010
Posts: 9,950
Likes: 13
.
On this day in 2015 – July 14th – New Horizons mission made a historic fly-by of Pluto and its moons.

The data that came home has revolutionized our conception of the dwarf planet.


Mona Evans
For news, activities, pictures and more, sign up to the Astronomy Newsletter!

http://www.bellaonline.com/newsletter/astronomy
Joined: May 2010
Posts: 9,950
Likes: 13
BellaOnline Editor
Iron Age Human
OP Offline
BellaOnline Editor
Iron Age Human
Joined: May 2010
Posts: 9,950
Likes: 13
.
On this day in 1943 – July 15th – Northern Irish astrophysicist Jocelyn Bell Burnell was born.

As a graduate student she first noted what turned out to be rotating neutron stars, now called pulsars. Until then, neutron stars were only theoretically an endpoint of the evolution of massive stars.


Mona Evans
For news, activities, pictures and more, sign up to the Astronomy Newsletter!

http://www.bellaonline.com/newsletter/astronomy
Joined: May 2010
Posts: 9,950
Likes: 13
BellaOnline Editor
Iron Age Human
OP Offline
BellaOnline Editor
Iron Age Human
Joined: May 2010
Posts: 9,950
Likes: 13
.
On this day in 1965 – July 15th – NASA's Mariner 4 completed the first successful flyby of the planet Mars, returning the first close-up pictures of the Martian surface.

The images were the first images of another planet ever returned from deep space.


Mona Evans
For news, activities, pictures and more, sign up to the Astronomy Newsletter!

http://www.bellaonline.com/newsletter/astronomy
Joined: May 2010
Posts: 9,950
Likes: 13
BellaOnline Editor
Iron Age Human
OP Offline
BellaOnline Editor
Iron Age Human
Joined: May 2010
Posts: 9,950
Likes: 13
.
On this day in 1967 – July 15th – the Apollo-Soyuz Test Project was launched from Baikonur Cosmodrome and the Kennedy Space Center.

This was the first joint U.S.-Soviet space flight, a symbol of detente between the superpowers - it involved the docking of an Apollo Command/Service Module with the Soviet Soyuz.


Mona Evans
For news, activities, pictures and more, sign up to the Astronomy Newsletter!

http://www.bellaonline.com/newsletter/astronomy
Joined: May 2010
Posts: 9,950
Likes: 13
BellaOnline Editor
Iron Age Human
OP Offline
BellaOnline Editor
Iron Age Human
Joined: May 2010
Posts: 9,950
Likes: 13
.
On this day in 1969 – July 16th – Apollo 11 was launched.

Neil Armstrong, Buzz Aldrin and Michael Collins set off for the Moon. They weren't the first to visit our satellite, but Armstrong and Aldrin would be the first to land on it.


Mona Evans
For news, activities, pictures and more, sign up to the Astronomy Newsletter!

http://www.bellaonline.com/newsletter/astronomy
Joined: May 2010
Posts: 9,950
Likes: 13
BellaOnline Editor
Iron Age Human
OP Offline
BellaOnline Editor
Iron Age Human
Joined: May 2010
Posts: 9,950
Likes: 13
.
On this day in 2000 – July 16th – the first pair of the ESA Cluster satellite fleet lifted off on a Russian Soyuz rocket from Baikonur, Kazakhstan.

Cluster is a set of four spacecraft flying in formation around Earth, relaying in three dimensions the most detailed-ever information about the effects of the solar wind on our planet.


Mona Evans
For news, activities, pictures and more, sign up to the Astronomy Newsletter!

http://www.bellaonline.com/newsletter/astronomy
Joined: May 2010
Posts: 9,950
Likes: 13
BellaOnline Editor
Iron Age Human
OP Offline
BellaOnline Editor
Iron Age Human
Joined: May 2010
Posts: 9,950
Likes: 13
.
On this day in 2011 – July 16th – NASA's Dawn spacecraft entered orbit around the asteroid Vesta.

The spacecraft later moved on to dwarf planet Ceres where it was active until November 2018.


Mona Evans
For news, activities, pictures and more, sign up to the Astronomy Newsletter!

http://www.bellaonline.com/newsletter/astronomy
Page 33 of 49 1 2 31 32 33 34 35 48 49

Moderated by  Mona - Astronomy 

Link Copied to Clipboard
Brand New Posts
Inspiration Quote
by Angie - 10/15/21 01:00 PM
European Arthouse Cinema Day - Nov. 14th
by Angela - Drama Movies - 10/15/21 01:55 AM
2021: On this day . . .
by Mona - Astronomy - 10/14/21 02:44 AM
Halloween Costumes to Sew or No-Sew
by Angie - 10/13/21 06:42 PM
When God Laughs
by Angie - 10/12/21 05:14 PM
to be childlike
by Angie - 10/11/21 01:16 PM
Eden ahbez - quote
by Angie - 10/11/21 12:57 PM
No One Believes Seniors Anymore
by Angie - 10/10/21 02:32 PM
quote from Frank Zappa
by Angie - 10/10/21 02:25 PM
Sputnik - Round 1 in the Space Race
by Mona - Astronomy - 10/10/21 06:59 AM
Sponsor
Safety
We take forum safety very seriously here at BellaOnline. Please be sure to read through our Forum Guidelines. Let us know if you have any questions or comments!
Privacy
This forum uses cookies to ensure smooth navigation from page to page of a thread. If you choose to register and provide your email, that email is solely used to get your password to you and updates on any topics you choose to watch. Nothing else. Ask with any questions!


| About BellaOnline | Privacy Policy | Advertising | Become an Editor |
Website copyright © 2021 Minerva WebWorks LLC. All rights reserved.


Powered by UBB.threads™ PHP Forum Software 7.7.5