Thursday, September 27, 2012

Fantastic pictures of Mars

LOS ANGELES (AP) — The NASA rover Curiosity has beamed back pictures of bedrock that suggest a fast-moving stream, possibly waist-deep, once flowed on Mars — a find that the mission's chief scientist called exciting.
There have been previous signs that water existed on the red planet long ago, but the images released Thursday showing pebbles rounded off, likely by water, offered the most convincing evidence so far of an ancient stream bed.

Thursday, September 20, 2012

Control your rage

Allah Almighty says, "those who control their rage and pardon other people. Allah loves the do good-doers," (3:134)

Tuesday, September 11, 2012

India's 100th Space Mission Launches Satellites Into Orbit

PARIS — India successfully launched its 100th space mission on Sunday (Sept. 9) using its Polar Satellite Launch Vehicle to send two new satellites into orbit.
The PSLV rocket carried the Astrium Services’ Spot 6 commercial Earth observation satellite into low Earth orbit in a launch that represented a milestone in the gradual privatization of commercial remote sensing