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Hubble's camera goes into safe mode

  1. Jun 24, 2006 #1
    http://www.space.com/news/060623_hubble_acs.html

     
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  3. Jun 24, 2006 #2

    wolram

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    Why have a (safe mode) in the first place, surly on and off would do ?
     
  4. Jun 27, 2006 #3
    Suppose there is a problem with the solar panals and and the batteries don't charge like they are supposed to do. To save energy the camera would techinally go into safe mode. Is this a good explanation?
     
  5. Jun 27, 2006 #4

    J77

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    ...and why not give the camera a good-humoured personality :wink:
     
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