Wednesday, August 11, 2010

NASA Launches Google Phones Into Space as Cheap Satellites

Nexus One Android Satellite Photo
Cheaper, Better Satellites Made From Cellphones and Toys.
Article by Jess McNally.

The video has been edited to slow the video down just prior to parachute deployment to visualize the launch site.
This is a computer generated image provided by the European Space Agency which shows an artist impression of catalogued objects in low-Earth orbit viewed over the Equator.