Very thin!!

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Very thin!!

Postby jsc248 » Tue Sep 01, 2015 5:43 pm

Hi Gang,

It's amazing just how tenuous the atmosphere of this planet of ours really is. This image from astronaut Scott Kelly shows just how thin the atmospheric layer is. Take a look here and see if you realised this before the image!! and before people tell me off- I know that the planet isn't really "ours"..

To me astronomy is looking up and thinking "What the heck is going on up there!!"
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