In a dramatic ending that marks a beginning in scientific
research, NASA's Genesis spacecraft is set to swing by Earth and
jettison a sample return capsule filled with particles of the Sun
that may ultimately tell us more about the genesis of our solar
The one millionth flight hour of the E-2 Hawkeye, the Navy's
all-weather, carrier-based tactical battle management airborne
early warning, command and control aircraft, was celebrated this
past weekend in Norfolk, Va.
"It sounds a bit strange that gulls and other sea birds
are going eat such big fish."
Source: Norwegian businessman Ole Osland,
commenting on Norway CAA's (Avinor) decision to declare Lofoten cod
fish stored in tanks near the Svolver Airport runway a hazard to
aircraft... and if this sounds weird to you, you need to read the