Thursday, November 17, 2005

Iran's Sina-1 can spy on Israel

About a year ago I found about about Iran's so called scientific space program. Now Sina-1 will be launched next month. It's main purpose is to monitor damage done by disasters such as earthquakes. However, it will pass
"14 times a day from an altitude around 600 miles, with controllers able to point its cameras as they wish, Sina-1 gives Iran a limited space reconnaissance capability over the entire Middle East, including Israel."

Wednesday, November 16, 2005

Scotty's ashes blasted to space delayed

The Falcon X has been grounded due to technical problems. Too bad Scotty couldn't be here to figure it out.

Sunday, November 13, 2005

Wake up Call from Sir Paul

Last night at Paul McCartney's concert at the Anaheim Pond gave a wake up call to the ISS crew here.

Friday, November 11, 2005

Star Trek Phasers a reality?

An interesting article in Stars and Stripes about "a new laser-based, nonlethal weapon designed to temporarily blind aggressors."

BTW Happy veterans day! Support your local veteran and the troops.