A factoid that may interest you.
A satellite in Low Eart Orbit, LEO, can cover just one certain area of the Earth’s surface at a time. The same thing goes when it comes to contacting the satellite. To download data from the satellite, or to send commands to the satellite is possible only during the few minutes each orbit it passes right […]
I asked a stupid question on Google+. I rather often do, so that is not unusual. At about the same time of that post, I called mixing up the terms scientists, researchers and engineers like assigning grey colour to a blue sky, something more than simply not getting categorizations straight, on this very blog. I […]
Don’t you just love it when they tell you that scientists have invented or developed something, let us say, for example, a new type of sock with scientifically optimized compression for intensive sport and recovery? This is not science. People with background in science, i.e. a degree in science, may work on the problem of […]