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Comic 914 - Ep. 15, Page 6

13th Dec 2011, 1:51 AM in Episode 15 :: Save My Place | Load My Place
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smbhax 13th Dec 2011, 1:51 AM edit delete
smbhax
The astronauts of the Gemini 11 mission tied their ship to their unmanned "Agena" target vehicle with a 100 ft tether to spin them around each other and try to generate artificial gravity!


image by NASA

They succeeded in generating the equivalent of 0.00015 g; an adult in that kind of gravity might weigh about as much as a ballpoint pen at sea level, phew!

Comments:

moizmad 13th Dec 2011, 9:53 AM edit delete reply
moizmad
The security guard would need a security guard from Miss Sidereus!
smbhax 13th Dec 2011, 12:45 PM edit delete reply
smbhax
Yeah might make for a rough flight!