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Scientists Expect Satellite to Crash Next Week


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Caree
- 160 days ago - news.msn.com
The European Space Agency says its GOCE research satellite will crash to Earth on Sunday night or during the day on Monday, but debris is unlikely to cause any casualties. Scientists say the 1,100-kilogram (2,425-pound) satellite already has fallen to an



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Autumn S. (138)
Saturday November 9, 2013, 1:09 am
thanks for posting Caree
 

Alan Lambert (85)
Saturday November 9, 2013, 1:44 am
It'd seem to me that these things are perfect opportunities to start taxing old satellites...
 

Kath P. (10)
Saturday November 9, 2013, 8:18 am
I heard about this last night. 200 lb. pieces, falling from the sky...lol Hopefully they won't land on someone.
 

Malgorzata Zmuda (171)
Saturday November 9, 2013, 8:48 am
dzięki za info
 

Caree C. (295)
Saturday November 9, 2013, 10:07 am
Heads-up!
 

Natasha Salgado (456)
Saturday November 9, 2013, 10:54 am
A pity it can't wipe us out...this planet needs a fresh start-one without humans. Thx Caree
 

Louise D. (34)
Saturday November 9, 2013, 11:18 am
Well I see it is passing over me in about 20 minutes so I shall check it out.
 

Roger Garin-michaud (60)
Saturday November 9, 2013, 1:46 pm
noted, thanks
 

Ann Breeden (65)
Saturday November 9, 2013, 2:37 pm
200 lbs, huh? That would hurt big time.
 

Birgit W. (135)
Saturday November 9, 2013, 2:49 pm
Noted.
 

Antonio Calabria (15)
Saturday November 9, 2013, 5:43 pm
Hopefully not on populated areas...
 

John Wesen (0)
Monday November 11, 2013, 5:02 pm
I'll be prepared, with my trusty umbrella. ^_^
 

Kerrie G. (135)
Tuesday November 12, 2013, 1:26 am
Noted, thanks.
 

Bob P. (417)
Tuesday November 12, 2013, 5:39 am
Thanks Caree
 

Jav R. (0)
Thursday November 21, 2013, 7:12 am
Gracias por publicar.
 
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