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alee
07-05-2006, 05:44 PM
Clean that bird crap off your car when you can...

Bird Droppings Survive Space Launch

... That means these bird droppings withstood regular Florida thunderstorms, a mighty Fourth of July launch during which 300,000 gallons of water is sprayed at the shuttle's main engines, and a burst upward through Earth's atmosphere. During that launch Discovery went from zero to 17,500 mph in just under 9 minutes ...

http://hosted.ap.org/dynamic/stories/B/BRF_SHUTTLE_BIRD?SITE=1010WINS&SECTION=HOME&TEMPLATE=DEFAULT

Pete Teoh
07-05-2006, 05:46 PM
Maybe Dave should coat the shuttle with bird crap for the next launch as protection against falling foam.