Skynet 9-14-19 “Is Interstellar Travel Possible?” & “Einstein’s Biggest Blunder 9PM CT

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Saturday’s Topic: “Is Interstellar Travel Possible” & “Einstein’s Biggest Blunder”

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Afterglow Movie 10:30PM:
“Knowing” (2009)

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Saturday’s DARC SkyNet is at 9PM CT.

Tonight’s Topic: “Is Interstellar Travel Possible?” & Einstein’s Biggest Blunder
Discussion Topic of the Evening.

From Paul Sutter at

Is Interstellar Travel Really Possible?

Bussard Ramjet
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Laser and Particle Beams for Interstellar Travel
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Space Exploration and Space History

Water Vapor Signatures found in Super Earth Exoplanet Atmosphere

Space/NASA History:

In space history this week…
September 8:

“Star Trek” Airs First Episode (1966)

September 10:

GRAIL Sent to the Moon (2011)

September 12:

Kennedy’s “We Choose to go to the Moon” Speech at Rice University (1962)

Space Shuttle Endeavor (STS-47) Launched from Kennedy Space Center (1992)

September 13:

NACA/NASA Engineer John Stack was Born (1906)

Luna 2 Becomes First Human Made Object to Reach the Surface of a Heavenly Body (1959)

Neil Armstron Accepted into Astronaut Corps (1962)

Waz Up?

Chaz, KF5JHA will give us a low-down on what’s up, as in “Waz Up?”

Miss Carolyn’s Constellation of the Month/Mike’s Topic of the Week

Einstein’s Biggest Blunder

Einstein’s Quote and Portrait

Field Equation

The Cosmological Constant

Space Launches For This Week

No scheduled launches for this week.

Recent Astronomical Discoveries

One Quasar, Two Quasar, Red Quasar, Blue Quasar: A Seuss-Like Space Color Mystery Explained


Visible satellite passages over the next couple of days.


Sept. 15

Sept. 16

Sept. 18

Hubble Space Telescope

Sept. 15

Sept. 16

Sept. 17

Sept. 18


Sept. 19

Sept. 22

OTV 5 (USA 277)

Sept. 14