A US Space Force Could Actually Save Humanity

For arguments sake, though, let’s assume Congress manages to get behind Space Force and that the staggering amount of logistical and administrative concerns behind how this branch of the military would come to fruition suddenly became moot. What, then, is the point behind Space Force? Source: Trump’s Space Force Could Actually Save Humanity

Voyager Spacecraft 8-track Drive and other instruments 40+ Years still operational

The functioning instruments aboard the Voyager spacecraft still going strong. Although technology on Earth has advanced dramatically since the Voyagers were launched, the two spacecraft are frozen, technologically speaking: They were sent on their missions with the best equipment available at the time (including an 8-track tape recorder for data storage, believe it or not) …

Beautiful Earth from Space via GOES-17 Satellite

GOES-17 took this stunning, full-disk snapshot of Earth’s Western Hemisphere from its checkout position at 12:00 p.m. EDT on May 20, 2018, using the Advanced Baseline Imager (ABI) instrument. GOES-17 observes Earth from an equatorial vantage point approximately 22,300 miles above the surface. #earth #beautiful #spaceweather A post shared by SciFanTech (@scifantech) on Jun 2, …