June 27, 2019

How Many Space Relics Are Out There?

An artist’s conception of Pioneer 10 drifting silently around the galaxy.


The Drake Equation may be due an overhaul.

It’s fun to sit and think how many extraterrestrial civilizations might be out there.  First expressed by astronomer Frank Drake in 1960, the Drake Equation frames the question of how many civilizations might in our galaxy for us to potentially communicate with in mathematical terms. [Read more...]

28.04.11: Can You Say “Pioneer Non-nomaly?”

Every advocate of alternative physics’ favorite spacecraft anomaly has been finally laid to rest recently. In 1972 & 1973 The Pioneer 10 and 11 spacecraft were sent on trajectories past Jupiter and Saturn that would take them out of the solar system. Now at a distance of 103 and 83 A.U. moving at 11.5 km per second, these spacecraft fell silent in 2003.

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