Originally Posted by Pocket-full-of-gold
I'd read those quotes too. I was surprised by,
"If you want to judge speed you need reference points"
When plummeting head first towards it at the speed of sound, I would have thought the ever looming ground would be reference enough??
Ground? What ground??
I'd be more worried about missing the planet lol ... I knew I should have made that left turn at Albuquerque!