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Month: May 2010

NASA confirms Sun can rise from the West?

NASA confirms Sun can rise from the West?

I got this in my InBox recently and immediately I realised it was just some lazy Pakistani journalist trying to fill some column inches. He says: “The science of astronomy states that the speed of planet Mars has been decreasing in its course toward the eastern direction in the past few weeks” No, Mars has not been slowing down, the speed of its orbit hasn’t changed, it’s just a quirk of geometry that it seems that way relative to the…

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