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Old 07-18-2011, 02:52 PM   #58
Raymond42262
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Originally Posted by cowmoo32 View Post

So I was reading earlier about this probe we sent out 4 years ago to the asteroid belt so it could study an asteroid. It's taken it 4 years to get 117 million miles. I did the math and that's only 10 light minutes.
http://www.wired.com/wiredscience/20...id-dawn-orbit/

I think it would be cool to parachute a live action camera onto a planet or even IO ( isn't that the moon from Jupiter that has active volcanoes?) and watch the action live...
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