Skynet 3-9-19 Russia’s Passive Agressive Reaction to SpaceX & Constellation Leo 9PM CT

spacex-crew-dragon-splashes-into-atlantic-completing-test-flights-return-legSKYNET!!!! 9PM CT – 10:30PM CT

Saturday’s Topic: “Russia’s Passive-Aggressive Reaction to SpaceX” and “Tour of the Constellation Leo the Lion”

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Afterglow Movie 10:30PM:
“Moontrap: Target Earth” (2017)

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Saturday’s DARC SkyNet is at 9PM CT.

Discussion topic of the evening.

Article from Ars Technica by Eric Berger

Russia’s Passive-Aggressive Reaction to SpaceX May Mask a Deeper Truth

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Waz Up?

Chaz covers:
Moon Phases
Constellation and Navigation Tips and Factoids
Sunrise and Sunset Features
Q and A

A featured constellation or object(s) or topic.

Skymap – Leo the Lion

Photo #1 Messier 95–lRvLwuwHEQWB6IgSquKhWaxFx1gIa6sMM3CWxmbFh-1RKGHc9IcIBz_krACZbx94vyNBtmVgA&_nc_ht=scontent-dfw5-1.xx&oh=674f414dd46fe860908dfc9e502b3326&oe=5D1C3DCD

Photo #2 Messier 96

Photo #3a Messier 105

Photo #3b Messier 105 (Hubble Image)

Photo #4 Leo 1 Group

Photo #5 NGC 8834

Photo #6 NGC 2903

Recent Astronomical discoveries

Two articles from Science Daily
What Does the Milky Way Weigh?

New Surprises from Jupiter and Saturn

Space Exploration and Space History

Space Exploration News

Crew Dragon DM-1 Returns Successfully!
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Mars “mole” seems to be stuck

Space-Related Birthdays

March 5th 1921: Birth of Geraldyne “Jerrie” Cobb

March 6th, 1937: Valentina Tereshkova

March 6th, 1927: Gordon Cooper

March 9th, 1934: Yuri Gagarin

This Week in Space History

March 2nd, 1972: Launch of Pioneer 10

March 3rd, 1969: Launch of Apollo 9

March 3rd, 1959: Launch of Pioneer 4

March 5th, 1979: Voyager 1 makes its closest approach to Jupiter

March 8th, 2004: Spirit photographs Earth

March 9th, 2011: Final Mission of Discovery ends

Visible satellite passages over the next couple of days.

March 15

Hubble Space Telescope

March 16

March 17


March 10

March 13

March 18