Planet hunting satellite TESS and other Space news


#1

#2

Like the Blue Jays playing tonight…


#3

Was that because of rain? We had a ton dumped on us today and it’s still raining! (We did get about an hour reprieve around sunset though.)


#4

There was an Ice Storm in Ontario. A big chunk of ice fell from the CN Tower and hit the Rogers Center roof!!! At least not during the game when there were people in the stands, players, …What are the chances…game postponed.


#5

Good news bad news:

Blue Jays will play today!!! TESS will not launch today…


#6

I wonder what it will find?


#7

#8

#9

So it finally launched and then we hear nothing…I wonder if it exploded in space or it is still on its way …

"“To Boldly Go Where No Man (Woman) Has Gone Before…”:thinking:


#10

Finally…but well worth the wait :open_mouth: It is hard to understand the massive world beyond.


#11

#12

A GRACE FO satellite marked the changes in the Antarctica ice between Jan 2004 and June 2014 …

https://gracefo.jpl.nasa.gov/science/ice-sheets-and-glaciers/


#13

https://gracefo.jpl.nasa.gov/news/136/grace-fo-turns-on-range-finder-sees-mountain-effects/