They Built One Rocket That Surrendered to Luxembourg
Finally, we may have a method of getting reliable atmospheric data. What do you want to bet that no matter what the satilite finds, the results will be used to “prove” Chicken Little assumptions about global warming and/or a new ice age?
This could all be moot, however. The giant satilite is being hoisted into orbit aboard a French Ariane Five rocket — which has a 30% failure rate.