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Nasa satellite UARS nearing Earth 'could land anywhere'

Discussion in 'Off-Topic Discussion' started by surfsupl, Sep 22, 2011.

  1. Sep 22, 2011 at 1:28 PM
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    So they say this thing is the size of a bus. Any thoughts of where it might hit?

    "Scientists have identified 26 separate pieces that could survive the fall through the earth's atmosphere, and debris could rain across an area 400-500km (250-310 miles) wide."

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  2. Sep 23, 2011 at 7:27 AM
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    Nasa urges anyone who suspects they have found debris from the spacecraft not to touch it and inform the local police. The satellite was launched in 1991 aboard the space shuttle Discovery and decommissioned in 2005. So if it falls on top of you, call the police first.
     
  3. Sep 23, 2011 at 7:33 AM
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  4. Sep 23, 2011 at 7:38 AM
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    jivewalker me gusta pechos firmes

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    Better hurry up and do the Failing Satellite Mod!


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  5. Sep 23, 2011 at 10:33 AM
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    Is there a tutorial for this ?

     
  6. Sep 23, 2011 at 10:35 AM
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    Yes, but it turns the taco into a Ford.
     
  7. Sep 23, 2011 at 10:36 AM
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    of course, why waste a perfectly good Taco :D
     
  8. Sep 23, 2011 at 10:54 AM
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    oh, so why to do the mod then ? either way, it will end up like s$#t
     
  9. Sep 23, 2011 at 11:07 AM
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    and donate to the local Mexican drug cartel.
     
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