The 3 Rs: Rants, Raves, and Ramblings from a VERY retired Physics/Astro Teacher/Professor!
Thursday, April 12, 2012
OMG: Oh My Geosynchronous !
Check out this video from APOD! It shows a line of geosynchronous satellites as the distant stars "fly" by. These satellites must remain stationary relative to the earth's surface, so have a period of 24 hrs. SO COOL!