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British satellite tests its Space Junk Harpoon

Last summer, a new type of rubble search satellite was released from the International Space Station (ISS). It is known as the RemoveDebris spacecraft, a technology demonstrator developed by Surrey Satellite Technology Ltd and the Surrey Space Center. The purpose of this satellite is to test whether satellites equipped with target software, a debris net and a harpoon are effective …

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British satellite tests test harpoon in orbit – Spaceflight Now

A British satellite released last year by International Space Station has successfully demonstrated a harpoon that could be used in future space debris missions, officials said Friday. The harpoon shot out of the RemoveDebris probe on February 8 and hit a target plate extending from the satellite on a 1.5 meter boom. The experiment was one of the primary goals …

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Russian satellite spots astonish beams of light on EARTH that science can not explain – RT World News

Russian scientists say one of their satellites detected "light explosions" as they flew tens of miles above the earth. They say the mysterious phenomenon can not be explained by anything known to modern physics. Unusual space phenomena were previously observed in the Earth's atmosphere, but a team serving the Lomonosov satellite named after the famous Russian scientist says these explosions …

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Happy Satellite Collision Day! It's been 10 years since Russia and Iridium came too close to comfort each other. • The registry

When Elon Musk crawled over the performance of the SpaceX Raptor engine and the Cygnus of Northrop Grumman from the International Space Station (ISS), rubble observers ruined the 10th anniversary of the first random Hypervelocity satellite collision. February 10, 2009 A 950kg Russian military satellite crashed into an Iridium Comms bird, destroying both starships and leaving behind a cloud of …

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The satellite image shows how much ice is on Lake Michigan

OUTER SPACE – The National Weather Service shared a satellite photo Friday at 11:43 am showing how much ice accumulated on Lake Michigan during the polar vortex. READ : Polar vortex brings the coldest air to Michigan this week since 1994 The bitterly cold Arctic air mass is moving out and temperatures are expected to rise, but the Michiganders saw …

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This is how the polar vortex looks on NASA's heatmapping satellite

You do not have to live in the Midwestern United States to hear about the polar vortex, but if you've actually seen it, you've probably felt its effects. The cold temperatures are swallowing up many states as Arctic air moves much farther south than normal, and NASA detected them with one of their reliable satellites. The Aqua satellite launched far …

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