--- "Michael S. Lorrey" <firstname.lastname@example.org> wrote:
[discussion on star visibility snipped]
> Astronauts in space don't see stars for another reason beyond the
> unending glare
> of the sun: their windows and spacesuit visors are all heavily
> leaded, both to
> control glare (since the sun is 1.4 times brighter in space at one
> unit than on the surface of earth), and to help protect against
> radiation. Try
> this: at night: put on some welders goggles. How many stars do you
To the person with the astronaut colleague: Do you know if they were
ever able to see things trhough untinted glass (I'm not sure about
the shuttle windows)?
Do You Yahoo!?
Talk to your friends online with Yahoo! Messenger.
This archive was generated by hypermail 2b29 : Thu Jul 27 2000 - 14:09:02 MDT