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Satellite Falling to Earth

'Ferrari Of Space' Falls To Earth In Fiery Death Dive

Space.com | Tariq Malik | Posted 11.11.2013 | Science

A European satellite met its fiery doom in Earth's atmosphere late Sunday (Nov. 10), succumbing to the same gravitational pull of the planet that it...

WATCH OUT: One-Ton Satellite Is Falling To Earth

The Huffington Post | Sara Gates | Posted 11.08.2013 | Science

The sky is falling! The sky is falling! Actually, it's just a defunct satellite. The European Space Agency's Gravity Field and Steady-State Ocean ...

Earth To Satellite: When Will You Hit -- And Where?

AP | MARCIA DUNN | Posted 11.21.2011 | Green

CAPE CANAVERAL, Fla. — A dead 6-ton satellite is getting closer and closer, and is expected to smack down on Earth on Friday. NASA's old resear...

Disabled Spy Satellite Threatens Earth

AP | EILEEN SULLIVAN | Posted 05.25.2011 | Home

WASHINGTON — A large U.S. spy satellite has lost power and could hit the Earth in late February or early March, government officials said Saturd...