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Earth's Artificial Satellites

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How Do Satellites Get & Stay in Orbit?
From YouTube, produced by SciShow Space
SciShow Space takes you into Low Earth Orbit to explain how artificial satellites get up there and stay there -- at least for a while.(04:15)
June 16, 2018 at 08:51 PM
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What Keeps Satellites in Orbit?
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What keeps satellites in orbit, is a curious question. Man-made satellites don't fall from the sky for the same reason that the moon doesn't crash into the earth, or that the Earth doesn't crash into the Sun. Satellites keep itself in orbit actually ... [more]
June 16, 2018 at 09:00 PM
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History in HD - Satellites Watching Earth
From YouTube, produced by smithsonian
Launched into space in 1960, the first weather satellite put outerspace to practical use. The satellite helped meteorologists on Earth detect hurricanes and and typhoons. (01:48)
April 9, 2012 at 08:38 PM
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New Weather Satellite in Orbit
From YouTube, produced by NASA
The National Polar-orbiting Operational Environmental Satellite System Preparatory Project, or NPP, was launched from Vandenberg Air Force Base in California on Oct. 28, heralding a new era of climate change science and weather forecasting for the Un... [more]
April 7, 2012 at 01:11 PM
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How Do Satellites Stay In Orbit Around Earth?
From YouTube, produced by sciBRIGHT
Satellites. There's almost 10,000 artificial satellites orbiting Earth right now, but how are they deifying gravity and not falling out of the sky? (01:33)
June 16, 2018 at 08:56 PM
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How Does the International Space Station Work?
From YouTube, produced by Jared Owen
The International Space Station is the largest man made object in space. It was built in pieces and then launched into space and assembled in orbit. In this video we'll go over some background about the station and then walk through each module in th... [more]
February 23, 2019 at 05:20 PM
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