Here's what I've been nattering about on Twitter this week. If you'd like to see these in real time, Follow me at Twitter. A word on some Twitter conventions: "RT" means "Retweet" -- I'm repeating something that somebody else said. And anything preceded by an "@" symbol is the username of someone else on Twitter (this week I took special note of Eris discoverer Mike Brown's Twitter handle, which is "plutokiller". Ouch!) Twitter is a microblogging service that limits updates to 140 characters in length.
Next week rover engineers will begin long-duration experiment to test plan to extricate Spirit from Troy: http://bit.ly/VrhiC #FreeSpirit riday, August 14, 2009 9:07 AM
And here's a page from Daniel Muller that uses the Solar System Simulator to show what Voyager could see 20 years ago: http://bit.ly/3Qlcg riday, August 14, 2009 8:19 AM
We're coming up on the 20th anniversary of Voyager at Neptune! Here's a cool flyby animation via Ian Regan: http://bit.ly/M5SQi riday, August 14, 2009 8:17 AM
It took me 2.5 days to round up all the great professional and amateur pics of the Jupiter impact -- I'm finally done: http://bit.ly/gSJrM hursday, August 13, 2009 11:50 AM