How much space junk there is up there and what do you need to know about it

Space is not just amazing and clean, it is also full of junk and by junk we mean the remaining of satellites and other space objects that orbit our beautifull planet. In the list bellow we present you some of the most common questions answered about space junk. What is orbital debris? Orbital debris is any human-made object in orbit about the Earth that no … Continue reading How much space junk there is up there and what do you need to know about it

What is Microgravity and what you need to know about it

Microgravity is the condition in which people or objects appear to be weightless. The effects of microgravity can be seen when astronauts and objects float in space. Microgravity can be experienced in other ways, as well. “Micro-” means “very small,” so microgravity refers to the condition where gravity seems to be very small. In microgravity, astronauts can float in their spacecraft – or outside, on … Continue reading What is Microgravity and what you need to know about it