Category Archives: fun & curios

Oh, now who didn’t see that comin’?

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stuff that’s hard to do (India’s moon landing fails)

India’s attempt to become the first nation to land a spacecraft near the Moon’s unexplored south pole has apparently ended in failure. The Chandrayaan-2 approached the Moon as normal until an error occurred about 2.1km (1.3 miles) from the surface, officials said. India’s Space Research Organization (Isro) said it lost contact seconds before the ship [...]

Nature is a cruel tease — Donald J. Trump (@realDonaldTrump) September 8, 2019 _____ Picked up by Pookie’s Toons

Labor Day theology

This joke’s so old, there’s a sect that believes the original version was the real reason why Adam & Eve were expelled from Eden _____ Story Painting via Ace of Spades

stuff that’s hard to do (Iran)

Meanwhile, on a smoldering launch pad in Iran… Awww, spoiled their pad’s pretty paint job. Makes this ol’ satellite engineer saaad [smile]Remember, if it can boost a satellite into orbit, it can probably drop a nuclear warhead on the US _____ Story

stuff that’s hard to do (Starhopper test)

1950s sci-fi in color !Deserves full-screen view

weekend Ps dump

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stuff that’s hard to do (ISS episodes)

A little AF-on-Army action_____ Story Meanwhile… revenge?Soyuz-ISS docking aborted due to reluctance of cargo module with only a Russian robot aboard. You don’t suppose there was some payback for past robot abuse by humankind, do ya? Perhaps, oh, I dunno… reparations? _____ Story

Well, mortgage rates aaare low

Ps dump

Just a shower thought before the serious surfing