Russian startup seeks to solve space junk problem with ‘Artificial Star’

Moscow (Sputnik) Apr 04, 2016

Space junk, old, decommissioned objects in the Earth’s upper atmosphere, is a major problem which could potentially trap humans on Earth forever. Now, a startup founded by students at Russia’s Moscow State University of Mechanical Engineering has come up with a possible solution.

“Decommissioned satellites could take decades to descend from an altitude of 600-800 kilometers. But the situat —> Read More