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NASA spacecraft captures image from ocean world orbiting Jupiter during the flyby

On Thursday, a NASA spacecraft passed by one of our most fascinating ocean worlds. Juno, a spacecraft orbiting Jupiter since 2016, made the closest approach to Europa at 5:36 AM. ET flew within 219 miles (352 km) of its icy surface. Juno captured some of the most high-resolution images of Europa’s ice shell. The first …

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FCC states that satellites out-of-service must be removed within 5 years.

A new rule by the US Federal Regulators Thursday requires satellites that have been retired from service to be removed far faster. It’s all to reduce the amount of garbage in Earth’s orbit. According to the Federal Communications Commission’s new rule, unused satellites in low Earth orbit must be removed “as soon and as practical” …

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