But this is far from the first time a country has destroyed a satellite with a missile and caused a ruckus.
Shower your friends with meteor facts.
It's time to stop sending up so much garbage.
If Zuma is still up there, these are the people who might spot it.
But you're still extremely unlikely to ever get hit by a piece.
The identification system blinks for a millionth of a second.
All that glitters is a neutron star collision.
Earth's orbit is becoming dangerously crowded with space junk.
Potentially hazardous objects are rarely all that hazardous.
Another day, another hypothetical object on the outskirts of the solar system.
A fireball meteor over Chicago ignites hearts and minds—and scientific reports
It's a matter of perspective
The country's longest manned mission is part of their plan for a permanent orbital outpost
The ISS is fine, don't worry
Hitomi oh my
Om nom nom
In 1962, Korabl-Sputnik 1 landed smack in the middle of a main street in Wisconsin
The first one we've seen outside our solar system
Makes your junk drawer look manageable in comparison
Go with the (debris) flow
But where is uncertain
But don't worry
Yesterday's Antares failure was not exactly unprecedented.