UFO UpDates
A mailing list for the study of UFO-related phenomena
'Its All Here In Black & White'
Location: UFOUpDatesList.Com > 2011 > Apr > Apr 1

Pioneer Anomaly Solved

From: Terry W. Colvin <fortean1@
Date: Fri, 1 Apr 2011 15:21:48 +0700 (GMT+07:00)
Archived: Fri, 01 Apr 2011 10:59:00 -0500
Subject: Pioneer Anomaly Solved


Source: Technology.Com

http://www.technologyreview.com/blog/arxiv/26589/

Date: Apr 1, 2011


Pioneer Anomaly Solved By 1970s Computer Graphics Technique


From Slashdot....

Pioneer Anomaly Solved By 1970s Computer Graphics Technique

A new computer model of the way heat is emitted by various parts
of the Pioneer spacecraft, and reflected off others, finally
solves one of the biggest mysteries in astrophysics.

During the last decade or so, the Pioneer Anomaly has become one
of the great unsolved puzzles in astrophysics.

The problem is this. The Pioneer 10 and 11 spacecraft were
launched towards Jupiter and Saturn in the early 1970s. After
their respective flybys, they continued on escape trajectories
out of the Solar System, both decelerating under the force of
the Sun's gravity. But careful measuremenrs show that the
spacecraft are slowing faster than they ought to, as if being
pulled by an extra unseen force towards the Sun.

[More at site...]


Terry W. Colvin
Ladphrao (Bangkok), Thailand
Pran Buri (Hua Hin), Thailand
http://terrycolvin.freewebsites.com/
[Terry's Fortean & "Work" itty-bitty site]



Listen to 'Strange Days... Indeed' - The PodCast

At:

http://www.virtuallystrange.net/ufo/sdi/program/

These contents above are copyright of the author and
UFO UpDates - Toronto. They may not be reproduced
without the express permission of both parties and
are intended for educational use only.

[ Next Message | Previous Message | This Day's Messages ]
This Month's Index |

UFO UpDates Main Index

UFO UpDates - Toronto - Operated by Errol Bruce-Knapp


Archive programming by Glenn Campbell at Glenn-Campbell.com