Earth and its other Satellites

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Apart from the moon, geostationary satellites and low earth orbit (LEOs) paraphernalia, our Earth has a number of items orbiting.

One has no real background and has been puzzling scientists for a few days, another has been named Cruithne and is in somewhat in an eccentric orbit, owing to the effects of the moon on the object.

http://news.bbc.co.uk/1/hi/sci/tech/2251386.stm

And there are quite a few others

http://www.astro.queensu.ca/~wiegert/3753/3753.html
 
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Thanks for that CH, have put sites on my favorites list.
First that I have heard of this, fascinating.
 
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Channel Hopper said:
Apart from the moon, geostationary satellites and low earth orbit (LEOs) paraphernalia, our Earth has a number of items orbiting.

One has no real background and has been puzzling scientists for a few days, another has been named Cruithne and is in somewhat in an eccentric orbit, owing to the effects of the moon on the object.

http://news.bbc.co.uk/1/hi/sci/tech/2251386.stm

And there are quite a few others

http://www.astro.queensu.ca/~wiegert/3753/3753.html
Cool.

It's a frikin' alien space ship, obviously.

I wonder if they have any advanced cipher cracking experience?!?!?
 
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Rob said:
Thanks for that CH, have put sites on my favorites list.
First that I have heard of this, fascinating.
Im somewhat worried that they are going to let this stuff back into the planets atmosphere without it having been 'cleaned' by the normal method of incineration.

Scientists have always believed the process of life on earth must have occurred using pollenation from outside sources, bringing another in contact with us could have some undesireable consequences.
 
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kalamar

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Probably just motherships of some kind maybe Borg cubes or something,nothing to get excited about.
 
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now here is something strange,the NASA animations of earths other moon (J002E3)takes control of my computer and even taskman wont dump it,last try got
"the blue screen of death"
wonder what gives ?

And I might add that the website itself will not minimize on my computer very strange indeed.

try it if your brave ===> link
 
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Just noticed the Google ads for Dish network and DirecTV in blue box at the top ,does anyone know if that ad is cookie activated or not ? I will post a screen capture of it in case its not seen everywhere. I was supprised to see Dave and Charlie here until I also saw the Google text. ha ha their everywhere just about like Micro$oft.
 
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Interesting

Thanks for the update
 
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