space junk


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space junk

n
objects such as artificial satellites, material discarded from space stations, etc that remain in space after use
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Chen told the CNA that the media coverage of the incident, particularly as reports describing the project as a failure and the satellite as a piece of space junk, really damaged the morale of the team.
Dubai: Another chunk of space junk is expected to fall back to earth next month.
Well, the fact nobody been injured or killed by the Earth re-entering space junk doesn't necessarily mean it wouldn't happen.
And this space junk is perhaps the single biggest threat to future space exploration.
In case you missed last week's fiery space junk entry over the UAE skies , here's another rare opportunity for you.
It certainly isn't the first time that space junk was set to collide with Earth.
THE launch of "mega-constellations" of thousands of communication satellites could lead to a rise in collisions and build-up of space junk in Earth's orbit, scientists have warned.
The launch of "megaconstellations" of thousands of communication satellites could lead to a rise in collisions and build-up of space junk in Earth's orbit, scientists have warned.
An estimated 100 million pieces of space junk are orbiting the Earth.
The movie Gravity depicted an incident wherein a piece of space junk wrecked havoc with another Space mission.
This development might accelerate the discussion about who "owns" space and how to divvy up an area already overcrowded with space junk.