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Monthly Archives: November 2011

Respect

One of the strangest realizations I had today is that some people should see their horse as a human being, so that can they treat their horses with the same respect and care as that they (should/could) treat other humans. On the other hand, I’ve already stepped away from that, having seen how humans treat […]

UARS, ROSAT and now Phobos-Grunt returning to earth?

End of September the American satellite UARS made it’s way back to earth, followed by the German Röntgensatellite ROSAT one month later. Right now, it seems a next satellite is about to come down. Since the launch the engineers have not been able to communicate with the malfunctioning satellite. Being unable to steer Phobos-Grunt, the […]