NASA Funds Projects to Study Orbital Debris, Space Sustainability

NASA Funds Projects to Study Orbital Debris, Space Sustainability

As part of NASA’s efforts to address orbital debris, the agency is funding research proposals from three university-based teams over the next year to analyze the economic, social, and policy issues associated with space sustainability. Orbital debris consists of human-made objects orbiting Earth that no longer serve a purpose, including mission-related and fragmentation debris, nonfunctional […]