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Friday, January 6, 2012

amazing amateur video of the last days of the doomed Phobos-Grunt probe

A tech tour de force, a French amateur astronomer captured amazing video of Phobos-Grunt as it passed over Nice. Watch how the perspective clarifies and changes as the satellite passes overhead.