Fast Things in the Solar System
a science article by William Haloupek
Copyright 2011 William Haloupek
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Cover Image: New Horizons spacecraft, artwork by NASA http://pluto.jhuapl.edu/gallery/posters.php
Some amazingly fast and surprisingly slow things move on Earth and in the rest of the solar system. We begin with some Earthly examples, including World speed records of various kinds, and progress toward faster things, moving among the planets.
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