Posted on November 22, 2018 by Jessica
The re-entry break-up experiment assessment
What goes up into space, may come back again, down to Earth. And sometimes there might actually be an upside to finding a fallen spacecraft in your backyard… as the basis of a nice story to tell...
Posted on November 16, 2018 by Jessica
Basics about controlled and semi-controlled reentry
Being able to foresee and control where and when a debris is likely to fall on Earth is a matter of great concern for ESA. Two factors are influencing this: the growing population of debris in the...
Posted on November 12, 2018 by Jessica
A controlled re-entry of satellites at the end of life
One of the main concern and challenge of this century is to reduce the amount of current and future debris in space.
Posted on October 2, 2018 by Jessica
Art and space debris cross trajectories at Space Waste ...
There is a lot of space debris floating around our planet.
Posted on September 13, 2018 by Jessica
ESA now designs its satellites for removal
A safe and secure space environment is a requirement for all current and future space activities. Analyses performed by ESA and NASA indicate that the only means of sustaining the orbital environment at a safe level for...
Posted on July 24, 2018 by Jessica
The Role of Satellite Reliability in Successful Mission...
Reliability is one of the key contributors in the achievement of CleanSpace’s space sustainability objectives.
Posted on June 28, 2018 by Jessica
The Space Roomba
The clean way is the right way. FlashForward, a podcast presented by Rose Eveleth, invited Andrew and Tiago from Clean Space to discuss technology developments for reducing the amount of debris in space in the episode ‘The...
Posted on March 1, 2018 by Jessica
Save the date: Clean Space Industry Days coming round a...
Our Clean Space Industrial Days (CSID) will take place once again at ESTEC from 23rd to 25th October 2018. Save the date!
Posted on January 24, 2018 by Jessica
A methodology for giving economic value to space debris
The first blog post of the series ‘Defining the sustainability of space activities’ has been written by Romain Esteve following its presentation at the 2017 Clean Space Industrial Days. Romain studied the assigning of economic value to...
Posted on January 17, 2018 by Jessica
Space… clean and untouched?
Last June, we launched the Clean Space interactive story during the Air & Space Show Le Bourget.