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Deep Impact launched

At NASA Kennedy Space Center, They’re doing a webcast of events for Deep Impact. 1:47 p.m. [Eastern] – T-10….9…8…7…6…5…4…3…2…1… We have ignition and liftoff of a Delta II rocket carrying Deep Impact — NASA’s journey to unlock the mystery of the solar system’s origin. What’s Deep Impact going to do? Deep Impact is an ambitious […]

Satellites measured killer tsunami

This is something I’ve been wondering about, and talked to Doc M about early on when we first heard word of the tsunami. CNN.com – Satellites measured killer tsunami While a tsunami can rise to great heights when it arrives at the shore, such waves are often barely noticeable in the ocean. In this case, […]