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The flash of light you saw in the sky was not a UFO. Swamp gas from a weather balloon was trapped in a thermal pocket and reflected the light from Venus.

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The flash of light you saw in the sky was not a UFO. Swamp gas from a weather balloon was trapped in a thermal pocket and reflected the light from Venus.

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A fool thinks himself to be wise, but a wise man knows himself to be a fool.
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You rode this bus to school:

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Cool.

But I want to know what that handle is supposed to control.
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Looks like the handle is just for pulling the door/hatch/access plate/whatever it is - open. I guess the same handle can be used for opening several things - that would make sense to save space and weight.

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It's the same principle that keeps a top spinning upright except without gravity, right? It is weird to see how it works without gravity though. I would not have guessed that it would look like that.
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↑ I think they have a cat on the ISS (or a wood stove?): I read "pellets" on that door. :mrgreen:
Anaxagoras wrote:
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It's the same principle that keeps a top spinning upright except without gravity, right? It is weird to see how it works without gravity though. I would not have guessed that it would look like that.
Every body has an inertia ellipsoid with, of course, three axes: long, middle and short. Rotation around the middle axis is unstable, that's why the handle flips. You can try it with a book, or grab an article from the Web.



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Basically, "let's fuck with it and see what happens."

They should have considered the Penn 1 and 2 machines. . . .

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Anaxagoras wrote:
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:wink:
Had me going up until the 14-hour ride. Nicely done. "Nature is a mistake." Its like the mantra of science. :D
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