Jupiter's Great Red Spot Storm Isn't Dying Anytime Soon

Feb 24, 2020
Despite the apparent shrinkage of clouds in Jupiter's Great Red Spot, the storm itself is still going strong, new research suggests.

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I was glad to read this report on the Great Red Spot (GRS) - likely continuing for sometime for telescope users to enjoy :) Viewing Jupiter at 150x or more and seeing the GRS rotate into your eyepiece field of view, especially while watching a Galilean moon transit - is very cool. It does not take long for the GRS to move towards the central meridian, about 2 hours or a bit and there goes the GRS moving across the field of view :) Same for those Galilean moons too.
Nov 26, 2019
When we consider space travel, we should understand that there is NO use dreaming of visiting or living on another planet, unless we can first break light speed.
Mar 4, 2020
Breaking the speed of light has a big problem. And it's not mass gain. To go faster than light, you need something faster than light to propel you.

So, even before you begin to solve the mass gain problem, we have to find a faster than light source. The only faster than light velocity known, is the relative velocity of an EM emission. The relative velocity of a east bound emission and a west bound emission from same source at same time. But it's only relative.

Intermittent acceleration should solve the mass gain problem. The mass gain comes in steps. If you accelerate to 90% of that step, then relax, the mass will reset and we can then accelerate another 90%, and relax again. This prevents mass gain with acceleration.

But doubles the acceleration period. Relax duration = acceleration duration.

A "quantum effect". Why not use it? Seems counter intuitive doesn't it........a longer slower acceleration, giving a higher same mass velocity.