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Fraser
2007-Oct-09, 06:16 PM
Today's astrophoto was captured by RickJ. It's VdB152, a reflection nebula in the constellation Cepheus. Around the Bad Astronomy/Universe Today forums, we call it the "Star Eating Leech". ...

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Sailorstarfightr
2007-Oct-10, 08:36 AM
Hello Fraser, the flying X-wing is hilarious! However, others have analysed this problem and the X-Wing design is not stable as a rocket without vertical stabilisers. (The old Estes kit had them.) The builders might have known this. We can wish them better luck next time.