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2021-07-27 Science & Technology
Hubble Finds First Evidence of Water Vapor in the Atmosphere of Jupiter's Moon Ganymede
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Posted by Skidmark 2021-07-27 06:31|| E-Mail|| Front Page|| [247 views ]  Top

#1 NASA needs $$$$$$.
NASA discovers something just in time for BUDGET submissions just around the corner.

eg. Mars rocks found at the South Pole indicate Life on Mars. Hubble pic's indicate life on Venus.

So show me plans to build and develop a USS Stargazer class ship with "warp drive" before 2060. Then come talk to me.
Posted by NN2N1 2021-07-27 09:00||   2021-07-27 09:00|| Front Page Top

#2 But - the Hubble be dead!


Astronomers re-examined Hubble observations from the last two decades to find this evidence of water vapor.
Posted by Bobby 2021-07-27 09:50||   2021-07-27 09:50|| Front Page Top

#3 Translation: They knew about it for decades but held on to it until they needed additional budget.
Posted by CrazyFool 2021-07-27 09:59||   2021-07-27 09:59|| Front Page Top

#4 Strange life from Ganymede! Oh Yessir!
We could splice up a novel plague,
put the Chinks through the stressor.


Hunh! No molecules of life, Perfesser?
What?! You... had alimony to pay?! And...
Bastard, you bought a Maserati Aggressor?!
Posted by Dron66046 2021-07-27 10:32||   2021-07-27 10:32|| Front Page Top

#5 With SpaceX getting the win for Europa this is a chance to snag the $2B from Bezos.

Jeff Bezos offers $2B incentive to NASA to include Blue Origin in moon plans
Posted by Skidmark 2021-07-27 11:39||   2021-07-27 11:39|| Front Page Top

#6 Think I saw where Hubble was repaired. And Webb should go up this fall. (Hmm, Webb, Hubbell, where have I seen those names together before...)
Posted by Glenmore 2021-07-27 18:02||   2021-07-27 18:02|| Front Page Top

#7 Actually I believe Hubble was able to switch to a 3rd backup or something.
Posted by CrazyFool 2021-07-27 18:35||   2021-07-27 18:35|| Front Page Top

#8 Has Bezos actually tried a different approach, like, say, actually launching something to orbit?
Posted by Thing From Snowy Mountain 2021-07-27 20:29||   2021-07-27 20:29|| Front Page Top

#9 First 'penis' in space! Jeff Bezos's phallic Blue Origin space rocket universally trolled

Fools and their money are soon parted.
Posted by Skidmark 2021-07-27 22:30||   2021-07-27 22:30|| Front Page Top

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