posted on Mar, 4 2011 @ 05:27 AM
The Glory satellite was a planned NASA satellite mission that would have collected data on the chemical, micro-physical and optical properties—and
the spatial and temporal distributions—of aerosols, and would have collected solar irradiance data for the long-term climate record.
The science focus areas served by Glory included: atmospheric composition; carbon cycle, ecosystems, and biogeochemistry; climate variability and
change; and water and energy cycles.
The launch on March 4, 2011 failed six minutes into the launch due to a problem with the separation of the payload fairing. The satellite failed to
You can watch the events unforld in this video: www.youtube.com...
Five minutes into the video is when they notice things go wrong.
(Let's see if anyone here thinks it's a coverup and that NASA "don't tell us what they're really doing" )
edit on 4-3-2011 by wildespace
because: (no reason given)
edit on 4-3-2011 by wildespace because: (no reason given)