The Mystery of the Supranational Rabbit (porsupah) wrote,
The Mystery of the Supranational Rabbit
porsupah

  • Mood:

Deep Impact progress

So, the first impactor adjustment's taken place well within expectation - and these are occurring autonomously, rather than guided by ground control. There'll apparently be another adjustment about 35 mins before impact, and a final one about 12 mins before impact, with cameras on both the mothership and the impactor crafts, in addition to the land and orbital observatories, through a global consortium of observatories.

And all this, I can watch on over 802.11b, on 512kbps on a plain phone line.

Is this not nifty? ^_^
Tags: nasa, tempel 1
Subscribe
  • Post a new comment

    Error

    default userpic

    Your reply will be screened

    Your IP address will be recorded 

    When you submit the form an invisible reCAPTCHA check will be performed.
    You must follow the Privacy Policy and Google Terms of use.
  • 5 comments