Expected for the first day of May the return of the Rxte probe (Rossi X-ray Timing Explorer) of NASA, out of use since 2012

A NASA probe will fall on Earth on May 1st

The recent fall of Tiangong-1, the Chinese space station precipitated in the South Pacific Ocean on the night of April 2, has increased the sensitivity to the already much-debated problem of space debris. Even without arriving at objects within the reach of the Celestial Palace, the so-called ‘cosmic garbage’ is often fed by smaller fragments, … Read more