BigNumber12: So, what percentage of New Yorkers panicked and called 9-1-1, thinking that it was a terrorist attack?
TuteTibiImperes: OK Fark rocket scientists, in this photo it looks like the trajectory curves back towards the Earth:[www.washingtonpost.com image 850x563]Since the rocket is destined to orbit the Moon, why is that? Shouldn't it be traveling on a path that would keep going upwards? Is it just an optical illusion, or does it use the Earth as some sort of slingshot to achieve Lunar orbit?
ArkPanda: I didn't realize they had a launch site in Virginia now.News: NASA launches new lunar probe. Fark: Florida tag not applicable
styckx: I was watching from South Jersey and here is how mine brain functioned11:26: "Hmm I wonder how easy it will be to see"11:27: "Mother of god that thing is hauling ass!!"
ArkPanda: I didn't realize they had a launch site in Virginia now.
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