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China says it is closely following missile debris hurtling towards Earth – Al Jazeera English

Beijing says the uncontrolled return of missile debris does not pose a significant risk to anyone on Earth. The remnants of a large Chinese missile are expected to spread through the atmosphere this weekend in an uncontrolled re-entry that Beijing says it is closely following but does not pose a significant risk to anyone on …

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Scientists have calculated the probability of trash falling into space and killing someone – ScienceAlert

The chance of someone being killed by space junk falling from the sky might seem very small. After all, no one has yet died from such an accident, although there have been cases of injury and property damage. But given that we’re launching an ever-increasing number of satellites, rockets, and probes into space, do we …

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Scientists have calculated the probability of trash falling into space and killing someone – ScienceAlert

The chance of someone being killed by space junk falling from the sky might seem very small. After all, no one has yet died from such an accident, although there have been cases of injury and property damage. But given that we’re launching an ever-increasing number of satellites, rockets, and probes into space, do we …

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