• Latest Galileo Pieces in Orbit

    Latest Galileo Pieces in Orbit0

    We’re still a decade away from being able to drive around using Galileo navigation to guide us, but a few days ago the two newest pieces of the EU’s improved version of GPS were launched into orbit.  This brings the grand total to 4 satellites in operation which is the minimum amount required in order

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  • German Satellite Was 7 Minutes Away From Crashing into Beijing

    German Satellite Was 7 Minutes Away From Crashing into Beijing0

    It is unlikely that debris from space missions, will hit a person when re-entering into the Earth’s atmosphere. But it can happen. Do you remember the ROSAT mission?  In October last 2011, the German x-ray telescope satellite fell from space? It safely plunged into the water, at the Bay of Bengal, but a recently disclosed

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