Teenage team traces terminal tracks
Abstract:Digital cameras – inspired, of course, by astronomical research – are now ubiquitous. It seems that nothing happens anywhere in the world without it being recorded by a teenager and promptly uploaded to the net. This truism now extends to the edge of the atmosphere: a group of high-school students has recorded a video of the re-entry and disintegration of the Japanese spacecraft Hayabusa, from a plane over the Australian outback.
Document Type: Research Article
Publication date: August 1, 2010