Tagged With Satellites

A space junk disaster is a real possibility -- here's how the US government helps prevent a chain of collisions that would threaten human access to space


China's out-of-control space station will soon fall to a fiery doom -- and no one is sure where its pieces will crash


China's bus-size space station could crash to Earth in about five hours -- or sooner



Elon Musk shared the first images of SpaceX satellites that could change the internet


SpaceX just launched the first 2 of nearly 12,000 satellites to blanket Earth in high-speed internet


Elon Musk is about to launch the first of 11,925 proposed SpaceX internet satellites -- more than all spacecraft that orbit Earth today



Launching Elon Musk's car toward Mars was a backup plan -- here's what SpaceX actually wanted to do with Falcon Heavy's first flight


The 'space kingdom' Asgardia says it's the first nation with all of its territory in orbit -- but legal experts are dubious


SpaceX is about to launch 'Zuma,' a top-secret satellite that's shrouded in mystery


There's a place at the bottom of the Pacific Ocean where hundreds of giant spacecraft go to die


The US government logged 308,984 potential space-junk collisions in 2017 -- and the problem could get much worse


A spacecraft graveyard exists in the middle of the ocean -- here's what's down there



China's first space station is doomed -- but objects inside of it may reach the ground unharmed


Animated map of the solar system shows just how far humans have explored space


This teenage Bitcoin millionaire high school dropout is sending a signed Taylor Swift CD into space


A Russian billionaire has launched the smallest-ever spacecraft into orbit -- a key step to reaching a nearby star system



China has pulled off a 'profound' feat of teleportation that may help it 'dominate the way the world works'


A startup entrepreneur just urged the Australian government to create a space agency


Russia has reawakened 3 mystery satellites -- and no one knows what they are for


A new satellite is recording unprecedented views of deadly storms and tornadoes from space