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Re: SpaceX Falcon 9 - CRS-8 Dragon - April 8, 2016 - UPDATES
« Reply #60 on: 04/08/2016 07:26 pm »
Here we go again! A few minutes to the start of NASA's broadcast.
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Countdown is on schedule.
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T-35 mins will be the prop loading, per supercooled requirements.
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Weather looks favourable. Not working any problems.

T-1 hour 10 minutes.
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T-70 minutes.
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Howard Levine from Utilization and Life Sciences Office talking about using mice for learning about of effects of microgravity on life.
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T-1 hour 5 minutes.

Rodents habitats. Transport unit is in middle.
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Talking about the 90 strong mousetronaut corp.
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T-60 minutes.
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Weather looking good for the ASDS too.
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Less than 10% chance of launch violation. Ground winds picking up.
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A friendly slide for those new to all of this:
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Veggie Science Team Lead. Talking about growing lettuce and flowers in space.
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T-50 minutes. Showing plant pillow.
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Showing storage of BEAM.

T-45 minutes.
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Go for propellant load.
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Looks like Nathan has been moonlighting for NASA, as that's a sexy render:
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Cool animation graphic.
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