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Consensus: Streak in Image an Insect

  1. Dec 21, 2004 #1
    Hey everyone,
    APOD just announced today that the consensus regarding the strange streak in the Australian picture that people claimed was a meteorite is likely just an insect after all. Here's a more detailed explanation- http://www.cloudbait.com/science/darwin.html
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  3. Dec 21, 2004 #2


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    Just goes to show that computers aren't the only technology plagued by bugs,
  4. Dec 24, 2004 #3


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    Yup. I'd been following the convo on slashdot closely myself. At first I scoffed at the bug theory and dismissed it, but I eventually came to realize that it was by far the most likely theory.
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