[Date Prev][Date Next][Thread Prev][Thread Next][Date Index][Thread Index][Subject Index][Author Index]
fossils in orbit
I just read that a coelophysis skull was taken up on the shuttle in 1989
(ish) and then transfered to Mir, where it orbited for some time.
Does anyone have a clue as to _why_ they did this? A publicity stunt or
some zero-gee paleontological research or what?
"There is no other wisdom,
And no other hope for us
But that we grow wise. -- Diane Duane
FREE pop-up blocking with the new MSN Toolbar ? get it now!