• Chinese Space Waste Is Barreling Towards Earth And Experts Don't Yet Know Where It Will Land

    6 days ago - By Hypebeast

    A part of a large rocket that China launched into space last week is falling back to Earth and is expected to make a turbulent reentry into the atmosphere, inciting worry about a potential impact in an inhabited location. The almost-100-foot-tall unmanned core of the Long March 5B heavy-lift rocket was part of China's efforts to construct its own space station. The rocket carried the 46,000 pound Tianhe "Heavenly Harmony" Space Station module into low Earth orbit from Wenchang spaceport in China's Hainan province on Thursday. The huge component is leftover from the mission and, according...
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