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Scientists Expect Satellite to Crash Next Week

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The European Space Agency says its GOCE research satellite will crash to Earth on Sunday night or during the day on Monday, but debris is unlikely to cause any casualties. Scientists say the 1,100-kilogram (2,425-pound) satellite already has fallen to an

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Autumn S (151)
Saturday November 9, 2013, 1:09 am
thanks for posting Caree

Alan Lambert (91)
Saturday November 9, 2013, 1:44 am
It'd seem to me that these things are perfect opportunities to start taxing old satellites...

Kath P (9)
Saturday November 9, 2013, 8:18 am
I heard about this last night. 200 lb. pieces, falling from the Hopefully they won't land on someone.

Malgorzata Z (200)
Saturday November 9, 2013, 8:48 am
dzięki za info

Caree C (251)
Saturday November 9, 2013, 10:07 am

Past Member (0)
Saturday November 9, 2013, 10:54 am
A pity it can't wipe us out...this planet needs a fresh start-one without humans. Thx Caree

Louise D (44)
Saturday November 9, 2013, 11:18 am
Well I see it is passing over me in about 20 minutes so I shall check it out.

Roger G (154)
Saturday November 9, 2013, 1:46 pm
noted, thanks

Ann Breeden (65)
Saturday November 9, 2013, 2:37 pm
200 lbs, huh? That would hurt big time.

Birgit W (160)
Saturday November 9, 2013, 2:49 pm

Antonio Calabria PhD (17)
Saturday November 9, 2013, 5:43 pm
Hopefully not on populated areas...

Past Member (0)
Monday November 11, 2013, 5:02 pm
I'll be prepared, with my trusty umbrella. ^_^

Kerrie G (116)
Tuesday November 12, 2013, 1:26 am
Noted, thanks.

Bob P (394)
Tuesday November 12, 2013, 5:39 am
Thanks Caree

Jav R (0)
Thursday November 21, 2013, 7:12 am
Gracias por publicar.
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