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Sep 16, 2010, 17:34 (0 Talkback[s])
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"Are you a space junkie? Do you follow NASA as if it were the only real source of science and information? Or are do you just have a need to know where satellites are positioned at any given moment? For whatever reason, there are plenty of people out there who want or need to track satellites. For those who have never done so, but would like to give it a try, where would you start? A good place to start would be having an application that would allow you to track satellites.

"Of course the open source community (having a penchant for the sciences) would have such a tool. One of those tools is Gpredict. Gpredict is an incredibly simple to use tool that will allow anyone to track multiple satellites quickly and easily. In this article I am going to show you just how to install and use this wonderful tool."

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