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Hayabusa Probe Returns to Earth in Fiery Display, Hopefully Carrying First Asteroid Samples
A plucky Japanese probe burned up in a spectacular fireworks display Sunday, celebrating the end of a mission that found...
Russian Cargo Spacecraft Will Burn Up During Reentry Today
But where is uncertain
Russia’s Lost Cargo Ship Will Fall To Earth In Two Weeks
But don't worry
What Falling To Earth In A Soyuz Looks Like
Don't worry: Those shooting stars outside your window are only pieces of your spaceship
Is NASA Going To Let The Hubble Telescope Burn Up?
With no plans for future upgrades, the telescope faces a fiery end
Albert Einstein’s Fiery Collision With Earth’s Atmosphere
The European Space Agency's Automated Transfer Vehicle completes its mission dramatically.
NASA’s Falling UARS Satellite Found in Remote South Pacific
Maybe next time, Canada
On Their Way Home From Space, Astronauts Stop in a Kazakh Field
After 159 days on the International Space Station and a 50-minute reentry, NASA commander Scott Kelly and two Russian flight...
How To Fix Radio Blackout During Spacecraft Reentry: A Giant Plasma Sheath Antenna
Watch those old videos of the Apollo missions (or movies about the Apollo missions), and the nail-biting, climactic moment is...
Superconducting Magnetic Heat Shield Could Protect Spacecraft During Reentry
European reentry technology to launch from a Russian missile sub for its maiden flight test