10 ENGLISH BOOKS RELATING TO «PIONEER 10»
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By Jupiter!: the remarkable journey of Pioneer 10
Traces the mission of the spacecraft Pioneer 10 from its launching in 1972 to the present as it moves towards Pluto and eventually out beyond our solar system.
Without even using on-board instruments, Pioneer 10 will weigh Jupiter more
accurately than ever before. Tracking data on Earth, computer-processed to
reveal the planet's effect on the spacecraft's course, will pinpoint Jupiter's mass—
Encyclopedia of Space and Astronomy
Pioneer 10 also explored the giant Jovian magnetosphere, made close-up
pictures of the intriguing Red Spot, and observed at relatively close range the
Galilean satellites Io, Europa, Ganymede, and Callisto. When Pioneer 10 flew
The Century of Space Science
J. A. M. Bleeker, Johannes Geiss, M. Huber. Figure 36 The Pioneer-10 and
Pioneer-1 1 cosmic ray principal investigators F.B. McDonald, J.A. Van Allen and
J.A. Simpson. Figure 6 The author's simplified representation of a magnetic
J. A. M. Bleeker, Johannes Geiss, M. Huber, 2001
THE LONG CAREER of Earth's first galactic explorer, NASA's Pioneer 10, may be
coming to an end. Pioneer 10 was launched on March 2, 1972, and became the
first spacecraft to fly by the giant planet Jupiter in December 1973. Now more ...
Robotic Exploration of the Solar System: Part 2: Hiatus and ...
On 26 February Galileo was occulted by Io at a range of 3 million km, and this
provided new data on that moon's ionosphere and tenuous atmosphere ± in fact,
this was the first such opportunity since Pioneer 10 was occulted by Io in 1973, ...
Paolo Ulivi, David M. Harland, 2009
A preliminary look at the data it returned from the giant planet indicates that this
spacecraft's performance at least matched that of its highly successful
predecessor Pioneer 10 which flew by Jupiter nearly a year ago Figure 3 Jupiter
and its ...
EARLY in March, 1972, Pioneer 10, a 570-pound, unmanned space vehicle, was
launched from Cape Kennedy. It took only some 12 hours for it to pass the moon
as it streaked through space toward the planet Jupiter, 600 million miles and ...
FORUM PIONEER 10 is boldly going where no spacecraft has gone before. On
13 June, flashing across the orbit of Neptune at almost 50 000 km/h, the probe
that NASA launched towards Jupiter in 1972 became the first man-made object to
The Depths of Space:: The Story of the Pioneer
http://www.nap.edu/catalog/10739.html 98 THE DEPTHS OF SPACE that Pioneer
10 would track the solar wind and observe the convolu- tions of the Sun. After the
dire predictions of disaster, the asteroid belt had turned out to be something of ...
10 NEWS ITEMS WHICH INCLUDE THE TERM «PIONEER 10»
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Damien Hirst: The First Art On Another Planet
... board the 1972 Pioneer 10 and 1973 Pioneer 11 spacecraft, featuring a pictorial message, in case either Pioneer 10 or 11 is ever intercepted ... «ArtLyst, Jul 15»
Dr. N.Y. Misconi Pens Memoir of AN IMMIGRANT'S JOURNEY INTO …
Having spent decades working on high profile missions such as Pioneer 10 and 11, Skylab and Space Shuttle Columbia, Dr. Misconi is now an ... «Broadway World, Jul 15»
Stephen Hawking's $100 million question: Is anybody out there?
Drake, together with Sagan, sent the first physical message into space in 1972, the Pioneer plaques on board the Pioneer 10 US spacecraft. «Sillyid.com - International Daily Magazine, Jul 15»
Editorial voices from elsewhere
After investigating any Kuiper belt objects it encounters, New Horizons will eventually join Pioneer 10, Pioneer 11, Voyager 1 and Voyager 2 in ... «Observer-Reporter, Jul 15»
NASA New Horizons After Pluto: Spacecraft Will Continue To Send …
While Voyager 1 and Voyager 2 are continuing their science missions, Pioneer 10 and Pioneer 11 have ceased operations. Pioneer 10 sent its ... «International Business Times, Jul 15»
Age of Exploration: Moon landing to $100 million search for ET
1973, Jupiter flyby: National Aeronautics and Space Administration's (NASA) Pioneer 10 spacecraft flew past the largest planet of the solar ... «Livemint, Jul 15»
Billionaire, Hawking launch $100M initiative to find alien life in space
... the Pioneer plaques on board the Pioneer 10 U.S. spacecraft. An adviser to Breakthrough Listen, Drake is also chairman emeritus of the SETI ... «Al Jazeera America, Jul 15»
Billionaire Pledges $137 Million To Find Intelligent Life In Space
... the Pioneer plaques on board the Pioneer 10 U.S. spacecraft. An adviser to Breakthrough Listen, Drake is also chairman emeritus of the SETI ... «malaysiandigest.com, Jul 15»
New Horizons Won't Be The Only Spacecraft At Our Solar System's …
The venerable Pioneer 10 spacecraft was launched in 1972 to explore Jupiter. It sent its last signal to Earth in 2003. The Pioneer 11 spacecraft ... «Huffington Post, Jul 15»
Editorials from around New England
After investigating any Kuiper belt objects it encounters, New Horizons will eventually join Pioneer 10, Pioneer 11, Voyager 1 and Voyager 2 in ... «Newsday, Jul 15»