Reuters - KOUROU, French Guiana (Reuters) -- A heavy-lift Ariane-5
rocket blasted-off from French Guiana late on Friday, putting
into orbit three satellites in its fourth mission this year,
space officials said.
AP - Debris stuck in a switch is believed to have caused a voltage drop that shut down the Hubble Space Telescope's main camera for the second time this year, the operators of the orbiting observatory announced Friday.
Reuters - Four people have been confirmed dead
following an explosion on Thursday when a barge collided with a
natural gas pipeline off the Louisiana coast, a U.S. Coast
Guard spokesman said on Friday.
AP - Alligators have been dragged from abandoned swimming pools. Foxes had to be removed from the airport. Coyotes are stalking rabbits and nutria (a sort of countrified rat) in city streets. And armadillos are undermining air conditioning units.
Day 45: Free The Arctic
The Arctic 30 are facing
two months behind bars in
Russia for a peaceful
protest against dangerous
Remembering our friend
Don Andrew Saunders
99965563Don passed away
suddenly from a heart
attack on Tuesday,
October 1, 2013.What we
had in common was the
great expanse of the
Alberta Big Blue -sky!. .