Question and answer
List 3 purpose of space travel
1. [ Many applications that can be accomplished only from orbit, for example - telephone & TV communications around the world, weather observation and prediction (notably hurricanes), land surveys, and navigation (notably the Global Positioning System, GPS). 2. Researching the sun, moon, and planets - deep-space planetary probes and manned exploration to study the atmosphere, composition, and physics of other bodies in the solar system. 3. Technology Spin-Offs from NASA-developed technology like small solid-state lasers which led to Compact Discs, cordless power tools, solar power cells,
laptop computers AND TANG. ]
Expert answered|jeifunk|Points 9691|
Question
Asked 5/16/2013 12:35:49 PM
0 Answers/Comments
This answer has been confirmed as correct and helpful.
s
Get an answer
New answers
Rating

There are no new answers.

Comments

There are no comments.

Add an answer or comment
Log in or sign up first.
32,009,571
questions answered
Popular Conversations
Which NIMS Management Characteristic helps to eliminate confusion ...
Weegy: The National Incident Management System (NIMS) is a standardized approach to incident management developed by ...
8/11/2020 1:55:28 PM| 3 Answers
Resolving disputes after litigation is called
Weegy: Resolving disputes outside of court after litigation has begun is called Alternative Dispute Resolution. ...
8/7/2020 11:54:28 PM| 2 Answers
GET
Answers.
GET THE APP.
weegy*
*
Get answers from Weegy and a team of really smart live experts.
S
L
P
L
P
Points 1019 [Total 7042] Ratings 1 Comments 1009 Invitations 0 Online
S
L
Points 926 [Total 3923] Ratings 2 Comments 906 Invitations 0 Offline
S
L
P
R
P
R
L
P
P
C
R
P
R
L
P
R
Points 854 [Total 12945] Ratings 1 Comments 584 Invitations 26 Offline
S
L
P
1
Points 729 [Total 3585] Ratings 3 Comments 699 Invitations 0 Offline
S
L
Points 417 [Total 1910] Ratings 1 Comments 407 Invitations 0 Offline
S
L
Points 318 [Total 4702] Ratings 1 Comments 308 Invitations 0 Offline
S
L
1
Points 187 [Total 3498] Ratings 3 Comments 157 Invitations 0 Offline
S
L
Points 172 [Total 323] Ratings 4 Comments 132 Invitations 0 Offline
S
L
L
Points 121 [Total 5409] Ratings 3 Comments 91 Invitations 0 Online
S
L
Points 85 [Total 244] Ratings 0 Comments 85 Invitations 0 Offline
* Excludes moderators and previous
winners (Include)
Home | Contact | Blog | About | Terms | Privacy | © Purple Inc.