Saturday, August 29, 2015

Here's How Ludicrously Fast A Space Probe Is

No need to be so fast. Don't you just wish commercial travel as fast as the SR-71 Blackbird?
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Here's How Ludicrously Fast A Space Probe Is
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Your regular commercial airliner, like a Boeing 747 is fast. A super-spy jet like the SR-71 Blackbird is much faster than that, traveling at over three times the speed of sound. So how does a deep-space probe like New Horizons, which recently flew past Pluto, compare? Thanks to this animation, you c…

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