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The Pentagon's space war centre will protect satellites from attack

  • The Pentagon will open a ‘space war centre’ in six months to counter threats from China and Russia in Earth orbit.
  • All US satellites will be monitored from the operations centre, the first time all the nation’s spy and military satellites will be tracked from a single location.
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Inside the race to create the next generation of satellite internet

Is the sky big enough for two multi-billion dollar satellite internet projects? In the next two years, we’ll find out if entrepreneurs driven by human betterment—one looking up at the heavens and humanity’s future, the other looking down to the earth’s neediest—can share a shot at creating the next big space product. 1,460 more words

Space Pollution

Earlier this week, Pope Francis complained that “The earth, our home, is beginning to look more and more like an immense pile of filth.” Even seen from outer space, that is certainly true. 83 more words

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Astronomy Quick Facts - Ananke

Ananke is a small retrograde moon of Jupiter, and is a member of the Ananke group of moons. This group consists of retrograde irregular moons that orbit at a high inclination. 211 more words

Science

The world is quickly running out of water, new NASA study says

The world is losing groundwater, fast.

That is the conclusion of a new study published by researchers at NASA, which drew on satellite data to quantify the stresses on aquifers. 317 more words

Revelation Prophecy Unfolding: For the First Time, You can Take a 'Space Selfie' Using the World's Most Expensive Satellite

For thousands of years, humans have pondered the prophecies in Revelation 13, what is the mark of the beast? how it will work? what is it? 4,367 more words

End Time Prophecy

NASA satellite data show the world running out of water

More than half of Earth’s 37 largest aquifers are being depleted, according to gravitational data from the GRACE satellite system.

The world’s largest underground aquifers – a source of fresh water for hundreds of millions of people — are being depleted at alarming rates, according to new NASA satellite data that provides the most detailed picture yet of vital water reserves hidden under the Earth’s surface.

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