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Offline shnozzola

"India strives to join elite Mars explorer club"
« on: November 04, 2013, 07:38:27 PM »
Good stuff
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The country's space research organization (ISRO) is due to fire an orbiter to the Red Planet on Tuesday -- only NASA, the former Soviet Union and the Europeans have previously been successful in operating probes from Mars.
http://www.cnn.com/2013/11/04/world/asia/india-mars-orbiter/
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Re: "India strives to join elite Mars explorer club"
« Reply #1 on: November 04, 2013, 07:56:00 PM »
Glad to know there will be tech support on Mars soon.
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Re: "India strives to join elite Mars explorer club"
« Reply #2 on: November 04, 2013, 08:14:50 PM »
I read that yesterday.

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Re: "India strives to join elite Mars explorer club"
« Reply #3 on: November 06, 2013, 08:24:33 AM »
Stupidity.  They cannot even feed half their population or have regular garbage removal, yet they are trying to explore mars.  Pakistan is even worse. 
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Re: "India strives to join elite Mars explorer club"
« Reply #4 on: November 06, 2013, 11:55:01 AM »
Stupidity.  They cannot even feed half their population or have regular garbage removal, yet they are trying to explore mars.  Pakistan is even worse.
Yeah, same logic for why they need nukes.  Makes no sense.
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