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Donger
05-31-2012, 09:00 AM
For those interested, which is probably less than a dozen of you troglodytes:

http://www.nasa.gov/multimedia/nasatv/index.html

mikey23545
05-31-2012, 09:16 AM
Thanks for the link, Donger!

listopencil
05-31-2012, 09:28 AM
A touch over fifteen minutes left now.

Donger
05-31-2012, 09:36 AM
Cool, you can see the drogue chutes.

Donger
05-31-2012, 09:38 AM
Looks like three good main chutes.

listopencil
05-31-2012, 09:43 AM
Bam.

mikey23545
05-31-2012, 09:43 AM
Splashdown!

Donger
05-31-2012, 09:44 AM
Let's hope it doesn't pull a Gus Grissom.

listopencil
05-31-2012, 09:46 AM
Let's hope it doesn't pull a Gus Grissom.

Hah. I shouldn't make a joke here about the Dragon's AI being smarter than Gus.

keg in kc
05-31-2012, 10:11 AM
It's quite an exciting show, like watching large white pixels dance in a blizzard.

mikey23545
05-31-2012, 10:19 AM
It's quite an exciting show, like watching large white pixels dance in a blizzard.

Yeah, they were evidently using Gus Grissom era tv equipment (yes, I know a lot of that was infrared images).