Space Debris Forces Astronauts to Take Shelter

Space Debris Forces Astronauts to Take Shelter

     Seven astronauts on the International Space Station were forced to take shelter in their transport spacecraft early Monday (Nov. 15) when the station passed uncomfortably closed to orbital debris, according to reports.
By Meghan Bartels
space.com
11-16-21

The space junk passes began in the pre-dawn hours of Monday and the International Space Station has continued to make close passes to the debris every 90 minutes or so, according to experts monitoring the situation….

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