This week on 'The Debrief Weekly Report', we look at NASA and the Italian space agency's mission to monitor pollution, and how scientists around the world want to update the space treaty to include space junk.
Scientists are calling for a treaty to protect Earth from space junk resulting from future industries operating in Earth's orbit.
A new report says that there is a six to 10 percent chance space junk will seriously injure or kill someone on Earth in the next decade.
A Chinese science satellite narrowly avoided a potentially catastrophic collision with debris from an exploded Russian satellite earlier...
Space Junk is filling Earth’s orbit so rapidly that one researcher recently said he believes we are on...
This new plasma engine will cannibalize dead satellites for fuel and help reduce the amount of space junk in Earth's orbit.
An object identified as orbital debris or "space junk" recently struck the Canadian-operated robotic arm on the International Space Station, according to officials with the Canadian Space Agency.
A nearly 100-foot long, 16.5-feet wide, 21 metric ton expended rocket is currently barrelling through the Earth’s atmosphere,...
A growing concern for astronauts, and for future space operations in general, is the threat posed by space junk in Earth's orbit.
The Costa Rica Space Radar will be able to track small objects in space that can be dangerous to satellites and astronauts.
Earth's orbit is starting to get congested with satellites and space junk. Is time to start calling for preventative measures?