SKYNET!!!! 9PM CT – 10:30PM CT
Saturday’s Topic: “NASA Analog Missions: Parabolic Flight” and “Tour of the Constellation Monoceros”
Net Control: Billye KF5PDS
Afterglow Movie 10:30PM:
2-Meter Repeater W5FC: 146.880MHz, PL 110.9, –
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Saturday’s DARC SkyNet is at 9PM CT.
Discussion topic of the evening.
NASA Analog Missions: Parabolic Flight
Early EVA Practice
What can you see in the sky over the next couple of weeks?
U.S. Naval Observatory: What You Can See in the Sky This Week
Photo #1a – Monocerotis Expansion
Photo #1b V838 Monocerotis Expansion
Photo #2 M50
Photo #3 Rosette Nebula & NGC 2244
Photo #4 Rosette Nebula & NGC 2244
Photo #5 NGC2264 & Christmas Tree Cluster
Photo #6 Cone Nebula
Photo #7 Hubble’s Variable Nebula
Photo #8 Red Rectangle Nebula
Photo #9 Butterfly Nebula
Recent Astronomical discoveries
Where is Earth’s Submoon?
Stellar Winds, the Source Material for the Universe, are Clumpy
Space Exploration and Space History
Space Exploration News
A new high-resolution picture of Ultima Thule has been returned by New Horizons.
Scientists studying moon rocks have announced that NASA’s Apollo program has produced a new scientific discovery: the finding of a small pebble from earth.
1930 January 20; Birth of Edwin ‘Buzz’ Aldrin
This Week in Space History
1967 January 20: Apollo S-IVB stage for Saturn launch vehicle 503 exploded
1968 January 22: Launch of Apollo 5
2003 January 22: Last transmission received from Pioneer 10
1986 January 24: Voyager 2 makes its closest approach during its Uranus Flyby.
1964 January 25: Launch of Echo 2 (1st joint US/USSR space mission?)
1994 January 25: Launch of Clementine 1
2004 January 25: Opportunity Rover Mars Landing, Beginning 15 Years on Mars
Opportunity discovered the first meteorite found on Mars, Heat Shield Rock.
1962 January 26: Launch of Ranger 3
Visible satellite passages over the next couple of days.
Hubble Space Telescope