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Fraser
2011-Apr-29, 11:40 AM
Over the next few weeks, skywatchers will have excellent viewing opportunities for the Nanosail-D solar sail. The satellite is coming to the end of its 95-day mission to test the viability of de-orbiting decommissioned satellites or space debris. Nanosail-D is now de-orbiting and slowly losing altitude in the Earths thin upper atmosphere. (...)Read the rest [...]

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