Canberra, closer to space than the beach!

johnboy 14 August 2013

Huzzah’s all round chillun’! We got a mention in XKCD’s What If:

Space is about 100 kilometers away. That’s far away—I wouldn’t want to climb a ladder to get there—but it isn’t that far away. If you’re in Sacramento, Seattle, Canberra, Kolkata, Hyderabad, Phnom Penh, Cairo, Beijing, central Japan, central Sri Lanka, or Portland, space is closer than the sea.

Woohoo!

And inspired by the conclusion of the article I give you this…


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