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October 22, 2012 AT 12:36 am

ISS Startrails – TRONized

Do you remember 1982’s “TRON” movie? The plot: A computer programmer (epic: Jeff Bridges) is digitized inside the software world of a mainframe computer, where he interacts with various programs in his attempt to get back out. I loved the light cycle races and strange solar wind ships…
Back in the real word the ISS is in a way one of these solar ships, constantly rotating around us. A tiny white spot, as it can be seen racing over the sky from time to time, when illuminated by the sunset (and sunrise ;).

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1 Comment

  1. Do I remember Tron? Hell, it’s the reason I’m in tech and reading this blog today.

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