View Full Version : Spotting Asterix: France Marks 50 Years of Space Exploration

2015-Nov-25, 03:50 PM
Author’s note: In the wake of the November 13th terrorist attacks, the French Space Agency CNES canceled the celebration of the 50th anniversary of the launch of Asterix. This post commemorates the launch of France’s first satellite 50 years ago this week, and pays a small tribute to the noblest of human endeavors, namely the […]

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