View Full Version : Special Delivery, Low-Earth Orbit Style!

2012-Feb-08, 05:30 AM
When you’re cruising along in low-Earth orbit, running out of supplies is not an option. Fortunately there are Progress vehicles: Russian spacecraft that carry much-needed supplies and equipment to the astronauts aboard the Space Station. The photo above, taken by Expedition 30 crew members, shows the unmanned Progress 46 vehicle approaching the ISS on January [...]

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2012-Feb-08, 07:22 AM
How does the "Garbage" inside burn up and not the craft ?