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LAGEOS – Laser Geodynamics Satellite

Image Credit: NASA/MSFC LAGEOS I, 1976 The LAGEOS I, Laser Geodynamics Satellite, was launched on May 4, 1976 from Vandenberg Air Force Base, California. The two-foot diameter, 900-pound satellite orbited the Earth from pole to pole and measured the movements … Continue reading

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