Skynet 5-4-19 Understanding Space Disasters 9PM CT


SKYNET!!!! 9PM CT – 10:30PM CT

Saturday’s Topic: “Understanding Space Disasters: Apollo 1” & “Different Galactic Structures” 9PM CT

Net Control: Tony NT5TM

Afterglow Movie 10:30PM:
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Saturday’s DARC SkyNet is at 9PM CT.

“Understanding Space Disasters: Apollo 1” & “Different Galactic Structures” 9PM CT

Discussion topic of the evening.

Apollo 1 Crew

Apollo 1 Command Module

Apollo 1 Fire

Senate Hearing on AS204 Fire

Apollo 1 Simulator

Apollo 1 Investigative Report

Click to access summary.pdf

Waz Up?

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

Eta Aquariids Before Dawn May 4th, 5th, and 6th

East, May Before Dawn (To Find the Eta Aquariid Meteor Shower

A featured constellation or object(s) or topic.

Different Galaxy Types

Tuning Fork Diagram

Elliptical Galaxies (M87)

Spiral Galaxies

Spiral Galaxy (M100)

Irregular Galaxies

Large Magellanic Cloud

Recent Astronomical discoveries

Milky Way Star with Strange Chemistry is from Dwarf Galaxy

Pinpointing Gaia to Map the Milky Way

Space Exploration and Space History

Space Exploration News

A launches from SpaceX (ISS Cargo) and Electron (USAF, tomorrow)

SpaceX launches space station resupply mission, lands rocket on drone ship

NASA discovers that two satellite launches failed because of a 20-year fraud by an aluminum supplier!

This week in Space History:

May 1st, 1925: Birth of M. Scott Carpenter

May 3rd, 2007: Death of Wally Schirra

May 4th 1989: Launch of Magellan by Atlantis

Visible satellite passages over the next couple of days.
OTV 5 (USA 277)

May 12


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