International Space Station, Space Junk
28 Jun , 2018 by Matt Williams
The RemoveDebris satellite, a spacecraft designed to remove junk from orbit, recently deployed from the ISS to begin demonstrating its capabilities.
Aeronautics, Space Junk, SpaceX
18 Apr , 2018 by Evan Gough
Elon Musks hints in a tweet that SpaceX wants to use “giant party balloons” to retrieve upper stage rockets.
China, esa, Space Junk
3 Apr , 2018 by Matt Williams
According to a statement made by the US Air Force, the reentry of the Tiangong-1 was confirmed over the Pacific Ocean on April 2nd.
esa, Space Junk
According to the ESA’s Space Debris Office, about 100 tonnes of space debris enters our atmosphere every year on average.
Satellites, Science, Space Junk
22 Jan , 2018 by Evan Gough
Long aluminum tethers attached to satellites could revolutionize satellite propulsion systems, and help eliminate space junk.
China, Space Junk
16 Jan , 2018 by Matt Williams
A new study by a team of Chinese researchers considers whether a space-based laser station would be a good way to remove space junk
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