November 11, 2013

Coming Home from On High: Soyuz undocking, reentry and landing explained

From 17,000 miles per hour to about 2 miles per hour starting at around 220miles straight up. Then.... pow! The good news is you are back from orbit and alive. The bad news is you're in Kazakhstan.

What is it like to experience this? Well, here's one man's reaction:

Posted by gerardvanderleun at November 11, 2013 3:28 PM
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Yeah, well Muslims wash their hands 5 times a day so they are pretty advanced too.

Posted by: Scott M at November 13, 2013 12:58 AM