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US firm developing spacecraft to envelop, destroy space junk
short by Gaurav Shroff / on 13 Sep 2017,Wednesday
US-based Aerospace Corporation is developing an ultra-thin spacecraft that would wrap itself around debris orbiting Earth and drag it through the atmosphere, causing it to burn up. Measuring three feet across, the solar-powered spacecraft, thinner than a human hair, would be launched in dozens to make the space-cleaning cost effective, said the firm, which recently received funding from NASA.
short by Gaurav Shroff / 01:25 pm on 13 Sep
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