A satellite in orbit

More than 1,000 satellites are flying overhead

NEW YORK (AP) — The spotting of ocean debris by satellites during the search for the lost Malaysian airliner has drawn attention to those orbiting platforms. A primer on what’s in orbit, with help from […]


Satellite likely to hit Earth in unpopulated area

BERLIN (AP) — The European Space Agency says that one of its research satellites that ran out of fuel will most likely crash to Earth into the ocean or polar regions. The agency said Sunday […]


Homes damaged by tornado, Moore, Oklahoma. (AP Photo)

Before and after the tornado: satellite shots of Moore

Time magazine has compiled before and after satellite images of Moore, Oklahoma in the areas struck by the tornado. Click here to see them.



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