logo

Channel List
Beauty & Self
Books & Music
Career
Computers
Education
Family
Food & Wine
Health & Fitness
Hobbies & Crafts
Home & Garden
Money
News & Politics
Relationships
Religion & Spirituality
Sports
Travel & Culture
TV & Movies
Safety
We take forum safety very seriously here at BellaOnline. Please be sure to read through our Forum Guidelines. Let us know if you have any questions or comments!
Newest Members
Alan Potts, Leslie_9, paul0derek, Alexa.94, jessica2k
58226 Registered Users
Forum Stats
58,226 Registered Members
417 Forums
118,502 Topics
841,584 Posts

Most users ever online: 615 @ 04/22/15 10:11 AM
Top Posters (30 Days)
Nancy Roussy 260
Mona - Astronomy 101
Connie - ADD/Sandwiches/Reading 66
Lisa LowCarb / VideoGames 65
missdeana 33
Angie 30
Alexa.94 21
Korie - California/Yoga/Knitting Editor 15
Susan Helene Kramer 12
Angela - Drama Movies 11
Ad Income Supports Charity
Topic Options
#918619 - 03/06/17 08:49 AM Debris
Angie Offline
Elephant

Registered: 04/18/02
Posts: 4618
Mona, what do you think about all the debris that we have put in space? It is probably worse than the mile plastic swirl in the middle of the Pacific. This was a trivia question and I actually got it right.

Kessler Syndrome Is An Astronomy Theory That Predicts?

and the answer is
_________________________
Angie
Life is Full of Surprises

Top
#918623 - 03/06/17 10:01 AM Re: Debris [Re: Angie]
Mona - Astronomy Offline
BellaOnline Editor
Wolf

Registered: 05/01/10
Posts: 5662
Loc: United Kingdom
The space debris problem is something I've been thinking about writing about for some time. The only really believable part of that film Gravity was the space debris. "Kessler Syndrome" isn't a term I knew, but yes, I think it's a real danger. Weather satellites, communication satellites, GPS, the space station, all kinds of things that we rely on are menaced by space debris.
_________________________
Mona Evans
For news, activities, pictures and more, sign up to the Astronomy Newsletter!

http://www.bellaonline.com/newsletter/astronomy

Top
#918825 - 03/14/17 12:58 PM Re: Debris [Re: Angie]
Mona - Astronomy Offline
BellaOnline Editor
Wolf

Registered: 05/01/10
Posts: 5662
Loc: United Kingdom
How the European Space Agency is tackling space debris. An interesting read.
_________________________
Mona Evans
For news, activities, pictures and more, sign up to the Astronomy Newsletter!

http://www.bellaonline.com/newsletter/astronomy

Top
#918826 - 03/14/17 03:23 PM Re: Debris [Re: Angie]
Connie - ADD/Sandwiches/Reading Online   content
BellaOnline Editor
Renaissance Human

Registered: 10/02/10
Posts: 11523
Loc: Kansas USA
Thanks for posting this!
_________________________
Connie Mistler Davidson-Editor-ADD/Sandwiches/Reading
Attention Deficit Disorder
Sandwiches
Reading
Avatar: Hope~Even when conditions are harsh, hope can bloom.

My EBook link.
Building School Success with ADD EBook Link





Top
#918961 - 03/20/17 06:46 AM Re: Debris [Re: Angie]
Mona - Astronomy Offline
BellaOnline Editor
Wolf

Registered: 05/01/10
Posts: 5662
Loc: United Kingdom
Click to see Space Debris - by the Numbers. These are the latest (January 2017) figures related to space debris. They were provided by The European Space Agency's Space Debris Office at ESOC, Darmstadt, Germany.
_________________________
Mona Evans
For news, activities, pictures and more, sign up to the Astronomy Newsletter!

http://www.bellaonline.com/newsletter/astronomy

Top
#918966 - 03/20/17 09:33 AM Re: Debris [Re: Angie]
Nancy Roussy Online   content
Amazing Poster Extraordinaire

Registered: 01/17/13
Posts: 13117
Loc: Grand-M├ętis, Quebec, Canada
That we cannot travel through space is both a blessing and a bad thing, it is bad because it would be awesome but a blessing for the Universe since we are so disgusting and evil. It is not enough that we are destroying our planet we have to pollute around Earth too!

Top
#918968 - 03/20/17 09:49 AM Re: Debris [Re: Mona - Astronomy]
Angie Offline
Elephant

Registered: 04/18/02
Posts: 4618
We're going to have rings around our planet!!!!!!!!! When aliens discover our planet they will wonder what the rings are!
_________________________
Angie
Life is Full of Surprises

Top

Moderator:  Mona - Astronomy 

Want to reply? Register as a Forum Member - it's quick, free and fun!
Brand New Posts
Vegan Sweet Potato Burger Recipe with Dip
by Connie - ADD/Sandwiches/Reading
Sandwiches
09:54 AM
Where are you and how is the weather?
by Angie
Inspiration
06:30 AM
What are you looking forward to today?
by Angie
Self Development
06:28 AM
Did you dream last night?
by Nancy Roussy
Dreams
05:27 AM
What will you do today?
by Nancy Roussy
Inspiration
05:25 AM
What's your Typical Daily Menu?
by Nancy Roussy
Low Carb
05:19 AM
Twitter
by Connie - ADD/Sandwiches/Reading
Attention Deficit Disorder
03:41 AM
Saturn's amazing moons
by Mona - Astronomy
Astronomy
08:22 PM
Sandwich Roaming
by Connie - ADD/Sandwiches/Reading
Sandwiches
03:49 PM
Long-Acting Stimulant Meds for ADD
by Connie - ADD/Sandwiches/Reading
Attention Deficit Disorder
03:43 PM
Register to Post!
Want to post? For security reasons you need to Register as a Forum Member. It's quick, easy and free!
Forum Activities
Book Clubs
Trivia Contests
Who's Online
0 registered (), 56 Guests and 3 Spiders online.
Key: Admin, Global Mod, Mod
Ad Income Supports Charity



| About BellaOnline | Privacy Policy | Advertising | Become an Editor |
Website copyright © 2016 Minerva WebWorks LLC. All rights reserved.