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Pentagon responds to Russia's dangerous anti-satellite weapon test
The US Pentagon has responded to Russia's recent anti-satellite weapon test that put astronauts aboard the ISS in danger.
Elon Musk chimes in on the space debris controversy caused by Russia
SpaceX CEO Elon Musk has commented on the controversy surrounding a recent Russian anti-satellite missile that caused space debris.
NASA delays astronaut spacewalk out of fear, space dangers increasing
NASA canceled a spacewalk five hours before it was meant to commence to maintain the safety of the astronauts venturing out.
Satellite to perform its riskiest Earth fly-by yet, will go to the Sun
The European Space Agency's satellite that is headed towards monitoring the Sun will perform its riskiest fly-by of Earth yet.
$1.5 million pledged to solving space debris after serious incident
A branch of the US Armed Forces has pledged $1.5 million towards solving the issue of space debris after a recent incident.
Hear the ISS crew prepare to escape to Earth from Russian space debris
The moment the International Space Station crew found out they had to scramble from space debris can be listened to here.
Russia blew up its own satellite, telescope spots scary space debris
Russia decided it would test its anti-satellite weapon on one of its own satellites, and the result of that test has been imaged.
Russia defends its 'dangerous' choice to explode one of its satellites
After facing heavy criticism, Russia is defending its decision to explode one of its satellites with an anti-satellite weapon.
Chinese anti-satellite weapon test forces ISS to dodge space debris
The International Space Station forced into dodging space debris that has come from a Chinese anti-satellite weapon test.
Magnets may be the solution to the ever-growing problem of space junk
Space junk circling Earth is exponentially growing, and if the problem isn't solved, it will threaten future space exploration.
Apple co-founder moves to build 'the Google maps of space'
A co-founder of Apple has announced that his new company is moving towards the goal of building the 'Google maps of space'.
Space junk collided with a robotic arm on the ISS causing a hole
International Space Station robotic operations noticed a hole in one of the robotic arms aboard the floating space laboratory.
Space junk hits 'tipping point' should be global priority, says expert
A former NASA senior scientist for orbital debris research has said that space junk has reached a critical 'tipping point'.
Scientific real-time map tracking 200 'ticking time bombs' near Earth
Scientists and researchers have created an almost real-time map that is tracking 200 'ticking time bombs' out in near-Earth space.
58 years of space junk in 60 seconds looks awesome, terrifying
Space debris is a serious problem, so watch this neat animation that shows a time lapse of space junk show up from 1957 to now.