Monthly Archives: May 2010

National Radio Astronomy Observatory

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Twenty years ago this month, the NASA space shuttle Discovery launched from Florida carrying what would become one of the most iconic instruments in astronomy: the Hubble Space Telescope.

Whilst Hubble may be responsible for catching peoples attention over the past 20 years with some staggering images as seen on http://www.hubblesite.org We came across this story about one of  Hubble’s poorer cousins and felt it worthy of sharing.

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Paper Aircraft Released Into Space

Paper Aircraft Released Into Space (PARIS)

The Paper Aircraft Released Into Space (PARIS)team yesterday officially welcomed aboard radio man Steve Daniels (callsign G6UIM), who’s put together some tasty kit for the project and will be  in-the-field radio operator when launch day arrives.

Steve’s been building computers since 1979,

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Tweets from SYRG Tweets from SYRG

  • GB3SY has found a new location and with the aid of a donation form SYRG will remain on air for the foresable future… ,
  • Surplus Sale: Denby Dale Pie Hall, 297 Wakefield Rd, Denby Dale, HD8 8RX 20:00 to 21:00 Weds 4th April 2018,