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Russia invents self-destroying satellite to solve burgeoning ‘space junk’ problem


Russia invents self-destroying satellite to solve burgeoning ‘space junk’ problem Russia’s Roscosmos space agency has invented a satellite with the ability to destroy itself at the end of its life, offering a solution to the significant problem of space debris. The materials used in the satellite means it would “evaporate” when it is no longer useful, preventing it from adding to the increasing volume of defunct man-made objects that are floating around in space.   More



(Source: RT - Aug 11)

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