Photos: Space Debris Images & Cleanup Concepts

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UARS Satellite in Orbit

Credit: NASA
Description: An artist's concept of the Upper Atmosphere Research Satellite (UARS) satellite in space. The 6 1/2-ton satellite was deployed from space…Read More »

shuttle Discovery in 1991 and decommissioned in December 2005. It will re-enter Earth's atmosphere as debris in late 2011.   Less «
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