Category Archives: Transport

Danish non-profit to launch astronaut

Copenhagen Suborbitals are working towards launching a human being into space.

There are lots of pictures and videos under BOOSTERS and SPACECRAFT.

Would you want to stand up in the confines of the ‘capsule’, trusting that all will go well? The big rocket is called Heat1X-Tycho Brahe

[from Wikipedia]

Tycho Brahe (14 December 1546 – 24 October 1601), born Tyge Ottesen Brahe (de Knudstrup), was a Danish nobleman known for his accurate and comprehensive astronomical and planetary observations. Coming from Scania, then part of Denmark, now part of modern-day Sweden, Tycho was well known in his lifetime as an astronomer and alchemist.


Beijing Traffic Jam is 100km long

This article has the distance as 62 miles. A quick conversion gets a better round number.
Beijing traffic jam 100 km long

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