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Pluto debris poses risk to New Horizons

Dangerous debris orbiting around Pluto could prove a hazard to NASA’s approaching New Horizons probe. Soon to be the first spacecraft to ever visit Pl…

ISS to change orbit to avoid debris

The risk of a space debris impact has prompted Mission Control to propose an orbital change manoeuvre. Currently manned by six astronauts, the Interna…

Is the Baltic Sea anomaly a glacial deposit ?

The mysterious rocks found by Peter Lindberg’s Ocean X team could be little more than glacial debris. Lindberg himself continued to promote the myster…

Did a Sputnik really crash in Scotland ?

Details have emerged of a mountain rescue team that came across alleged Sputnik debris in 1962. Sputnik was the name given to a series of satellites l…

Dirty PC

(YouTube link) How many years does a PC have to sit to gather this much dust? My computer comes in a small brick, with little room to accumulate debris, but I still vacuum the vents occasionally to guard against cat hair buildup. How about you -how often do you clean out the inside of your computer? [...]

The children who bore witness to Roswell

Who were the two children who first came across the Roswell wreckage and what happened to them ? They were first to happen upon the debris of the obje…

NASA satellite crashes down to Earth

Debris from the satellite is believed to have fallen over Canada and three of the world’s largest oceans. Speculation over where exactly debris from t…

Space junk poses clean-up challenge

The amount of debris in orbit is posing an ever greater risk to spacecraft and the environment. Some scientists believe that the increase in space jun…

Mysterious object in space observed

This unusual object is believed to be a pattern of trailing debris following a collision between two asteroids in space. It looks like something out o…

Space junk increases danger for future

British space experts have warned that the growing amount of debris flying around in space represents an increasing risk of an orbital crash in ad…