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Perfectly Timed Photos Capture 'Orbital Fireworks' Over Hawaii
The rare and incredible sight lit up the night sky.
Scientists Say 'WTF' Space Object Will Crash Into Indian Ocean Next Month
The object does not pose a threat, but "the show will still be spectacular."
HPL Takes On: Space, The New Frontier
From sending humans to Mars to commercial space flights, HuffPost Live takes a look at the future of space travel and the possibility of colonizing other planets.
Credit: Keck Observatory
Burning Soviet Space Junk Lights Up Skies Over Hawaii
An average of one cataloged piece of space junk falls back to Earth each day.
Ecole Polytechnique Fédérale de Lausanne (EPFL)
This Orbiting 'Pac-Man' May Help Solve The Space Junk Problem
The video game-inspired spacecraft could catch space debris with one big chomp.
Earth Orbit: Getting Crowded... Much Faster
Editor, Honduras Weekly
For many years, I have been anticipating the start of a revolution in the satellite market, in which the majority of the satellites built and launched would be of the micro, nano, pico, and femto variety.
WATCH: You Won't Believe How Much Stuff Is Orbiting The Earth
Space Debris Demands a Global Approach
CEO, Iridium Communications, Inc.
While there is still more ground to cover, if we work together as a global industry, these immediate steps can help ensure a dramatic movie plot does not become our stark reality.
Japan To Test Space Junk Cleanup Tether (VIDEO)
By Space.com, Space.com
"The experiment is specifically designed to contribute to developing a space debris cleaning method," Nohmi said. Japanese
Maui Time-Lapse Video Lets You Stargaze Like Never Before
Like Mauna Kea on the Big Island -- where it recently snowed! -- Mount Haleakala's landscape is a far cry from the tropical
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Visualizing Space Policy Failure
Azum Z. Ali
Recent graduate of Harvard Kennedy School of Government; Elect...
Space is one of the hardest global policy issues, and one where a failure of imagination can create irreparable ruin. For example, a 2007 anti-satellite missile launch by China created a debris cloud that will last for centuries.
Space Junk Expert Donald Kessler: We're Polluting Space Faster Than Nature Can Clean It Up (VIDEO)
To hear more from Donald Kessler, watch the full segment HERE. The so-called "Kessler Syndrome" refers to a situation in
Space Junk and The Kessler Syndrome Explained
"Spacewalker" author Jerry L. Ross and NASA's retired Chief Scientist for Orbital Debris Donald Kessler join Mike to address the issue of space junk and explain the Kessler Syndrome.
Ariane 5 Rocket Parts Found Off Florida Keys (PHOTOS)
Park Rangers waited for high tide to move and secure the strange debris, later identified to be part of the main rocket fuselage
Space Debris VIDEO Shows NASA's Fermi Telescope Narrowly Avoid Collision With Soviet Satellite
Worst Space Debris Events of All Time Space Debris - How It Got There, What To Do About It? | Video Photos: DARPA's Futuristic
'Sling-Sat' Space Junk System Promises Low-Cost Removal Of Orbital Debris
The most technically and politically sound idea is a simple rendezvous mission, during which a clean-up craft would travel
Global Warming Gas, Carbon Dioxide, Found To Affect Orbiting Satellites & Space Junk
By: Charles Q. Choi Published: 11/11/2012 02:30 PM EST on SPACE.com The scientists detailed their findings online today (Nov
BOOM! Why Scientists Are Destroying A Spacecraft In The Name Of Science
Russian Rocket Shatters, Creating Cloud Of Space Junk
All of this fast-moving junk poses a threat to the 1,000 or so operational satellites currently zipping around the planet
ISS Debris Scare May Force Space Station To Shift Position, NASA Says
As a precaution, NASA and its Russian partners began planning for a possible "debris avoidance maneuver" on Thursday morning
Denver Silent Film Festival, Molly Ringwald At The Tattered Cover, Food Tour And More Things To Do This Week (PHOTOS)
Check out our picks of five things to do in Denver this week: What's got '80s star power, beauty, flavor, huge glasses and
Military Agency Pushes 'Green' Plan For Cleaning Up Space Junk
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