Category: Leisure, travel & sport

inc. pasttimes, not puzzles or tricks

This is historical bias

There’s much in common with what is going on downunder and what is happening on the BBC and ITV. First, the licence fee – the cowardly govt are really going after the over 75s, which has surprised many but not…

Obstacles to the moon landing

1. Radar range https://www.sciencedirect.com/topics/engineering/radar-range https://www.pasternack.com/t-calculator-radar-range.aspx The maximum range of astronomy by radar is very limited, and is confined to the Solar System. This is because the signal strength drops off very steeply with distance to the target, the small fraction…

July 16th, 1969

One small step for (a) man. The Wail tried the old “sham” quote on today before admitting the context – that it wasn’t nearly as clockwork as they made out. https://www.express.co.uk/news/science/1153892/Moon-landing-Neil-Armstrong-it-was-sham-Apollo-11-anniversary-astronaut-interview I also saw the footage of Aldrin punching someone…