This is the fourth Chinese rocket to hurtle back to Earth, a trend that experts say puts people and property at risk.
The jury's still out on whether the DART mission managed to knock an asteroid off-course, but its trail of debris is very impressive.
Spacecraft parts have fallen in Australia and near the Philippines over the last month.
Uncontrolled rocket re-entry poses a risk to human life, mainly in the Global South, according to researchers.
Moriba Jah, a leading astrodynamicist at the University of Texas at Austin, talks to Motherboard about how to mitigate the risks of space debris.
A pressure vessel from the company’s Falcon 9 rocket slammed into a private farm in Grant County, Washington, say local police.
A new study links an asteroid collision to a cooling period and a burst of biodiversity 466 million years ago, and suggests that asteroid dust could help the climate crisis today.
Burning up satellite parts in laboratories could help reduce the amount of space debris that impacts Earth.
Humanity has left 900,000 pieces of garbage orbiting earth. Professor Craig Smith wants a cleanup.
VICE News spent the day with the City of San Antonio’s solid waste management department as they were deployed to the neighborhood of Kingwood to clear the streets.
Hot, windy weather may have exacerbated the grass fire that killed a rocket debris collector on Wednesday.