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China's Tiangong-1 space station to crash to Earth in 2017

After months of speculation that China’s Tiangong-1 space station was out of control, the Chinese space agency confirmed this week that it would indeed fall to Earth in the latter half of 2017. 208 more words

Science

The Threat of Space Debris to Systems in Space

The Threat of Space Debris to Systems in Space

In the Fall of 2015, I participated in a self-study through the University Fellows Experience on the threat of space debris to systems in space. 228 more words

Photos: This is the damage that tiny space debris traveling at incredible speeds can do

On Aug. 23, engineers at the European Space Agency spotted a problem. A solar panel on the Sentinel-1A satellite, which does routine environmental monitoring, had been… 428 more words

The Visible Threat of Space Debris

Small, untrackable space debris is, according to NASA, the number one threat to human spaceflight, and according to the USAF, it’s also a major threat to national security — and these days, it’s not just a threat to nations with space assets.   828 more words

Space

Bug War

Kimi slammed through three reality-wells in quick succession, trying to stay conscious as her body morphed and changed in each new reality. The dog-sized bugs chewing on her arm in one reality-well turned into a swarm of bees trying to sting her to death in another. 2,222 more words

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  1. Causa Sui – Dust Meridian – Return To Sky (2016)
  2. Forced Order – Unexist – Vanished Crusade (2015)
  3. Circle of Reason – Questions – Faith or Theory (2016)
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Space Debris Vaporizer

Patent No.: 8,873,168

Date: Oct. 28. 2014

Name: SYSTEM AND METHOD OF SOLAR FLUX CONCENTRATION FOR ORBITAL DEBRIS REMEDIATION

Inventor: Bradley G. Boone

Space debris, also known as space junk is little known environmental problem. 248 more words

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