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Oldest Known Map of the Moon Uncovered.
- Delta III Launch Aborted
- Argentine Craters Could Be Russian satellite Crashsite
- Possible Cause Found for Air Force satellite Glitch
- Oldest Known Map of the Moon Uncovered
DELTA III LAUNCH ABORTED
The Boeing Delta III continues to disappoint, after the latest launch
attempt of the Orion 3 satellite was aborted when the rocket's engine
failed to start. Engineers will wait at least another 48 hours before
trying again - their fifth attempt.
ARGENTINE CRATERS COULD BE RUSSIAN satellite CRASHSITE
Argentine officials are investigating a set of small craters (4 meters
across), which could be the remains of a crashed Russian space probe.
Officials are concerned, as the probe was carrying 200 grams of
POSSIBLE CAUSE FOUND FOR AIR FORCE satellite GLITCH
Investigators suspect that a malfunctioning nozzle on the second stage of
the Inertial Upper Stage (IUS) probably caused the misplaced Air Force
Defense Support Program satellite. It's also unlikely that the satellite
can be recovered, and is locked in a useless orbit.
OLDEST KNOWN MAP OF THE Moon UNCOVERED
A Canadian researcher has discovered what he believes is the oldest known
map of the moon, carved into the rock at a Neolithic site in Ireland.
Believed to be over 5,000 years old, the carving predates any other drawing
of the Moon by 4,500 years.
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