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A toy train in space

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Judith R

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A toy train in space
« on: September 24, 2012, 10:34:56 PM »
A very lovely use of GPS - maybe could set a challenge as to where would be the best place to launch something similar locally.

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=XoMN-zg7r3M
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Re: A toy train in space
« Reply #1 on: September 25, 2012, 09:34:38 PM »
That is lovely!

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Re: A toy train in space
« Reply #2 on: September 25, 2012, 09:49:54 PM »
 Love it
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Re: A toy train in space
« Reply #3 on: September 25, 2012, 10:11:18 PM »
This is great!  There were some instructions doing the rounds on Twitter before summer to create your own satellite images using a similar set of equipment... Need a cross-curricular project I think! :)

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Re: A toy train in space
« Reply #4 on: September 26, 2012, 07:29:17 AM »
I wonder what the CAA would say to the SLN effect of lots of home-brewed satellites!