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Explain xkcd is a wiki dedicated to explaining the webcomic xkcd. Go figure. 2452: Aviation Firsts. Explain xkcd: It's 'cause you're dumb. Jump to: navigation, search |< < Prev ; Comic #2452 (April 19, 2021) Next > >| Aviation Firsts: Title text: Mile High Club membership [ ] [ ] Discovery of parts of Amelia Earhart's skeleton [ ] [ ] Mid-flight incident that results in safe landing on the. Explain xkcd is a wiki dedicated to explaining the webcomic xkcd. Go figure. 1091: Curiosity. Explain xkcd: It's 'cause you're dumb. Jump to: navigation, search |< < Prev; Comic #1091 (August 6, 2012) Next > >| Curiosity: Title text: As of this writing the NASA/JPL websites are still overloaded. Trying CURIOSITY-REAR-CAM_[256px_x_256px].torrent.SwEsUb.DVDRip.XviD-aXXo.jpg instead. Explanation. Skycrane!! October 14, 2018 May 19, 2020 / J. Eric Smith We live on the 27th and 28th floors of a building with a view of Chicago's busy heart, so we're accustomed to seeing and hearing helicopters at or below our balcony level, doing police work, traffic reports, or stunts for movies and the gazillion stupid TV shows filmed in our neighborhood XKCD comic: There are now three (NASA) Robots on Mars - Spirit, Opportunity and Curiosity.(No idea if the Beagle lander can be counted) All of them worked far beyond their expected lifetime. Spirit and Opportunity were designed for only 90 days of operation because the engineers at NASA decided that Martian dust would cover the solar panels and prevent further recharging. But, as it turns out. It will use an updated version of the skycrane landing that Curiosity used, but this time there will be upward and downward facing cameras, and microphones. So we'll get to see some of the landing this time. One of the most interesting new devices is the Helicopter Drone, Ingenuity. Ingenuity will not carry scientific payloads other than cameras, and is mostly there to test the feasibility of.
Curiosity is a car-sized Mars rover designed to explore the Gale crater on Mars as part of NASA's Mars Science Laboratory (MSL) mission. Curiosity was launched from Cape Canaveral (CCAFS) on 26 November 2011, at 15:02:00 UTC and landed on Aeolis Palus inside Gale crater on Mars on 6 August 2012, 05:17:57 UTC. The Bradbury Landing site was less than 2.4 km (1.5 mi) from the center of the rover. After reading the XKCD comic, I hope Perseverance can use its lasers in a defensive capacity. 11 0 Reply. Monday 8th March 2021 15:10 GMT Eclectic Man. Re: Butler's Landing . I too had not heard of Octavia Butler as a Sci-Fi author, despite reading almost exclusively sci-fi after I grew out of 'Biggles' books. Fortunately in Lockdown I have lots of time to read. I may even listen to some.
Seven Reasons Space Scientists Are Tougher Than You Think. Whether it is waiting to hear about draft picks or the next release by Apple, there are many things that make enthusiasts hold their breath That's what I thought about Curiosity's skycrane, and that ended up working out pretty well. Yes, it's complicated, but I'm willing to accept that my intuitions about whether something is too complicated are wrong when we're talking about something that actual rocket scientist have spent millions of hours planning 海外で人気のウェブコミック「XKCD」のエピソード「Curiosity - キュリオシティへの好奇心」の英語を日本語に翻訳し、解説を付け掲載しています。 naglly.com > xkcd日本語訳 > Curiosity - キュリオシティへの好奇心 Curiosity - キュリオシティへの好奇心. 公開日:2012年08月07日 更新日:2018年12月07日 なぐ Link. I am just applying Theorem 3-13 to the open set $(0,1)^k$... right? $\endgroup$ - i like xkcd Aug 31 '13 at 3:04 $\begingroup$ Ah. Yes, you are applying the theorem as I stated it
Where did the skycrane fly off to? Click to expand... Click to shrink... It flies off to a distance and crashes . cognizant. Member. Dec 19, 2017 8,033. Feb 22, 2021 #753 Hope you're all still watching, they're doing a deep dive frame by frame. stan_marsh. Member. Oct 25, 2017 8,400 Canada. Feb 22, 2021 #754 lmao poor little spring . HellBlazer. Member. Oct 26, 2017 646. Feb 22, 2021 #755. How can we make xkcd style graphs? 353. Remove xticks in a matplotlib plot? Hot Network Questions How do I foreground a job in a script? Curiosity and Perseverance landing - with so much dust blown everywhere, what's the point of the skycrane? What is offensive about the card Stone-Throwing Devils? How can I help one of my players be more tanky? Backyard wildlife zoom question factoring. Rather than using a skycrane that NASA has successfully used on a number of occasions to softly lower a its most recent Mars rovers, Chinas descent module will power thrusters to slow its descent prior to touchdown. Zhurong is scheduled to land in the same region where NASAs Viking 2 lander touched down back in 1976, the Utopia Planitia. The region is a large plain believed to be an impact. Earlier this month, I attended the International Urban Forestry Congress in Vancouver, British Columbia. Nearly 800 people from 30 countries participated, and we were blessed with fascinating and useful lectures, engaging panel discussions, exceptional networking opportunities, and an unparalleled battery charging opportunity to spend time with colleagues away from our proverbial.
In particular, the Mars Science Laboratory skycrane has a pretty good claim to being the first powered flight on Mars, which would make Ingenuity third. That said, Ingenuity will certainly get a decent helping of firsts - first helicopter, first non-rocket-powered flight, first electric flight, first thing to make multiple flights (hopefully), and no doubt plenty of others Clint, apparently Airliners.net doesn't allow hot linking but I was able to see the photo by copying the link and pasting it into a new browser tab. Looks like a photo of a Sikorski Skycrane with some sort of cargo container hung under it. PC game ve a link to the actual transporter model he wants new modules for. Personally, I do not see why he doesn't just use the modules that came with. Animations for media and public use. This reel depicts key events during entry, descent, and landing that will occur when NASA's Perseverance rover lands on. Reborn Sikorsky Skycrane NIKON D70, ISO 500, ƒ/7.1, 1/2000sec, 300mm focal L. Ungainly contraption NIKON D70, ISO 500, ƒ/8.0, 1/2000sec, 55mm focal L. Just a few T-34′s — The Navy paint schemes are holding a tighter formation than those in Air Force colors. NIKON D70, ISO 500, ƒ/8.0, 1/800sec, 200mm focal L., map. Unfortunately, the air show was cancelled for the day due to weather and. 海外で人気のウェブコミック「XKCD」のエピソード「Curiosity - キュリオシティへの好奇心」の英語を日本語に翻訳し、解説を付け掲載しています。 naglly.com > xkcd日本語訳 > Curiosity - キュリオシティへの好奇心 Curiosity - キュリオシティへの好奇心. 公開日:2012年08月07日 更新日:2018年12月07日 なぐ Link.
Instead they used a skycrane, a rocket powered aircraft that slowed the rover down from 200 mph to zero before lowering it down on cables. This video has the full details of an operation that surely ranks among the most difficult and technologically impressive achievements of humankind | Randall Munroe, creater of XKCD comic. Professor Eric Laithwaite: Magnetic River 1975 The professor introduces his presentation by telling us that we don't really understand how magnets work. 44 years later, there might be some people who understand them, but I am not one of them. One thing I have learned is that the humming sound you get. I am just applying Theorem 3-13 to the open set $(0,1)^k$... right? $\endgroup$ - i like xkcd Aug 31 '13 at 3:04 $\begingroup$ Ah. Yes, you are applying the theorem as I stated it From XKCD: In case you didn't see why the period of time from Curiosity's entrance into Mars' atmosphere to when it touched down on the surface was labeled Seven Minutes of Terror by the NASA folks. The rover was too big and too heavy to land with jets. The crew was worried that the Mars dust that would be kicked up would damage some of the instruments. So with the jet pack hovering the last.
Science nerds vie for the right to live in a human zoo (museum) for a month Excellent XKCD cartoon featuring Stephen Hawking Vegas hotel sunburn death ray shocker. Journalism/internet/blogging This week's must-read piece: This is a news website article about a scientific finding, by Martin Robbins. I can't quote a specific bit. It's. Inviato su comics, conventions, daylife Contrassegnato da tag umanità XKCD Lascia un commento Energia a pavimento. Pubblicato il 24 ottobre 2016 24 ottobre 2016 da wanderinguser. Questa è un'idea che mi piace. Perché affronta un problema ben noto (non credo che la vera innovazione sia nella ricerca di necessità esotiche) dalla prospettiva giusta. Certo, giusta ha molti significati. xkcd style graphs in MATLAB. 6. Excessively large overhead in MATLAB .mat file. 1. Using XTickLabel in plotting. 0. Parse text file in MATLAB. 0. Matlab:Reading textfile into matrix. 2. Easiest way to parse file in MATLAB . Hot Network Questions Can the Rats of a Hat of Vermin be valid candidates to make a Swarm of Rats from a Pipe of the Sewers? Why won't Visual Studio load symbols when. Se! Nørdsignalet! | Ingeniøren. Se! Nørdsignalet! Vi har lige været i biografen og se The Martian som netop nu forlader udkants-Slagelse. Filmen får 5 mars-kartofler for at være en fantastisk nørdfilm og har du endnu ikke set den, bør du sporstregens køre lige så langt ud i provinsen som nødvendigt for at lave et rendez-vous
How can we make xkcd style graphs? 596. How can I view the source code for a function? 601. How should I deal with package 'xxx' is not available (for R version x.y.z) warning? Hot Network Questions When you are winning, is it ethical to not go for a checkmate right away? Can you use a large creature's dead body as a means to walk over a grease spell so that you are unaffected by that. Their kernels break up, each at its own speed. This speed is written as the half-life, which is how long it takes half of any deal of the samestead thus to shift itself. The doing is known as lightrotting. It may happen fast or slowly, and in any of sundry ways, offhanging on the makeup of the kernel 302 votes, 30 comments. 18.5m members in the space community. Share & discuss informative content on: * Astrophysics * Cosmology * Space Exploration The skycrane impact site is ~600 meters away from the rover landing site, which met our requirement of at least 500m flyaway distance. It's unlikely that we'll drive over to the skycrane impact site since there are so many interesting science targets in other directions! Link to www.uahirise.org: How far away did it land? ARS ESA.mp4 6328Кб, 1280x720, 00:00:19. Тред вопросов о жизни, Вселенной и всём таком. Спрашиваем то, за что в других местах выдают путёвку в биореактор. Здесь анонимные учёные мирового уровня критически.
Re: Space Thread. « Reply #3136 on: February 02, 2021, 06:16:13 pm ». Except each single one of the tiny ones won't necessarily explode every operating orbiter it touches. Again the total mass is smaller. And I think a uniform cloud of small bits would be easier to clean up as well. Imagine catching a couple rabbits vs sweeping up a bunch of. I claim this site in the name of the Idle Thumbs Space Agency. It is actually the flag, but having all textures on the lowest setting makes them a barely re.. Tak tady opravdu klobouk dolů, tohle je teprve ta správná teleprezence Je to asi podobné jak u fotek z apolla, ISS nebo MERů, kde je dobře vidět, odkud je to fotografáno(je vidět kousek LEMu, astronaut na ISS při vycházce leze po nosníku, MERům čouhají do záběru antény nebo jejich solární panely atd.). Člověk si pak opravdu s trochou fantazie dokáže uplně představit.
Una pregunta: ¿sería posible que el Curiosity se acerque al sitio de impacto del Skycrane, Escudo Termico, y Paracaidas para un que el rover haga un estudio de ingenieria como, por ejemplo, que tan bien resulto el escudo termico, o que bien los paracaidas? Creo que el Spirit o el Opportunity hizo algo hace un par de años Mocný rachot 27 motorů oživil Falcon Heavy. 25. ledna 2018 Dušan Majer. Dost možná jsme byli včera svědky události, která se zapíše do dějin kosmonautiky. To prokáže až budoucnost. Jisté je, že včera došlo ke statickému zážehu nejsilnější rakety současnosti. Vůbec poprvé se k životu probralo rovnou 27 motorů. skycrane :D. 1970-01-01 88 days ago >And for the first time, Perseverance will be taking along a couple of microphones so that we can hear what Mars sounds like. This isn't the first time NASA sent a mic to Mars, but it may be the first time that it works. pengaru 89 days ago. I'm super eager to hear if the small helicopter manages stable, repeatable flight. jojobas 89 days ago. They know. A skycrane that tests successfully on Kerbin will be considerably over-powered for Minmus operations. I could always boost various designs to Minmus and test each one there. I rejected that approach. Too slow; too expensive. Too wasteful. Instead I mocked up a rough design, flew it on Kerbin and revised it a number of times- checking my current capabilities against what I anticipated on. Stephen November 27, 2011 at 12:52 PM. Yes amazing, this is the first time such a landing will be attempted and for something weighing 1 ton, about the size of a small car. It will also be using a nuclear power pack instead of solar panels which were used on previous rovers
Canardpc.com > Jeux vidéo > Jeux vidéo sur PC > Kerbal Space Program: 1.1.3 : 60 FPS in the Space ! Je testais les différentes options de Mechjeb qui est vraiment complet et génial. Par contre j'avais oublié que j'avais installé TAC life support, du coup mes kerbals n'ont pas fait long feu :D Flickr is almost certainly the best online photo management and sharing application in the world. Show off your favorite photos and videos to the world, securely and privately show content to your friends and family, or blog the photos and videos you take with a cameraphone XKCD's Randall Munroe took this its logical extreme: It really has seemed as if Opportunity is unstoppable. The Martian Terminator of rovers, if you will. But it's possible it's now met its match in the form of what is shaping up to be the biggest dust storm on Mars in a long time, possibly since the staggering dust storm that enveloped Mars just before Mariner 9 arrived in 1971, lasting. Obligatory xkcd. Re:Who paid for this study? By cayenne8 • 2017-Apr-27 09:11 • Score: 4, Insightful which is expensive and environmentally destructive. An airship needs only a clearing - and the skycrane variants don't even need that. Another advantage is that it's much easier to design them to carry bulky cargoes than airplanes. Again, especially skycrane designs where the cargo. On Sat, 20 Dec 2014 21:14:09 -0500, Seymore4Head <Seymore4Head@Hotmail.invalid> wrote: Considering the surface conditions on Venus, the prospects of human
Looks like the mars rover 'Curosity' which cost $2,500,000,000 ($2.5B) to produce is near Mars and will touch down on August 5, 2012. Video of how it should la In contrast, Curiosity's skycrane is going to lower it gently to the ground, not drop it from 50 feet in the air. There's much less risk involved with Curiosity's landing than Spirit's or Opportunity's. So, given that the MERs not only survived their riskier skycrane descent, and plummet to the ground, but thrived, odds are high that Curiosity will do the same
Percy's skycrane lander had a similar system, but Ingenuity is doing a similar thing with lighter and much cheaper hardware, and unlike the skycrane, they can fly this multiple times to collect. Enter your email address to subscribe to this blog and receive notifications of new posts by email
| Randall Munroe, creater of XKCD comic. Professor Eric Laithwaite: Magnetic River 1975 The professor introduces his presentation by telling us that we don't really understand how magnets work. 44 years later, there might be some people who understand them, but I am not one of them. One thing I have learned is that the humming sound you get. Skycrane January 4, 2012. NASA's scheme (subscription required) for getting its next Mars rover to the surface sounds awfully complicated, but it sure will be cool if it works: Curiosity's size makes getting it safely onto the Martian surface tricky. Previous rovers have deployed parachutes to slow their descents, and have then crashed into the ground using airbags to cushion their impacts. The cables must clear, the rockets fire again, and the skycrane lander will simply crash some reasonable distance away from the rover. At the end of which, NASA must wait fourteen minutes to hear whether their two and a half billion dollar endeavor is successful. Strangely—or perhaps not—confidence is high. It is not a matter of believing. When my fears were confirmed, I immediately thought of the XKCD that stevis23 linked to; I guess we have moved another notch down on the graph. I can barely remember watching the moon landing at 5 years of age, in a new house in a new city, on my parents' little black and white TV with rabbit ears. Despite the upheavals of that era, there was still a lot of optimism in the air that seems gone. The skycrane worked! Amazing. We can build a complicated contraption, send it to another planet, and have it work right the first time, with no testing. Humans rock! Leave a Comment » | General | Permalink Posted by K. Crary Andrew Breitbart, RIP March 1, 2012. 1969-2012. Leave a Comment » | General | Permalink Posted by K. Crary Vaclav Havel, RIP December 19, 2011. 1936-2011. Leave a.
15 votes, 16 comments. 19.2m members in the explainlikeimfive community. Explain Like I'm Five is the best forum and archive on the internet for The problem with Mars is that the atmosphere is to thin to use parachutes for landing, but to thick to ignore. On earth you use the atmosphere to slow the reentry vehicle enough to use a series of parachutes to make a safe landing. The Russians us.. The lander of Soviet Mars 2 became the first man-made object to reach the surface of Mars, although the landing system failed and the lander was lost. The lander of Soviet Mars 3 became a first spacecraft that performed soft landing on Mars. Sovie..
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