Space

How Do Satellites Get & Stay in Orbit?

SciShow Space takes you into Low Earth Orbit to explain how artificial satellites get up there and stay there — at least for a while.
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Sources:
http://science.howstuffworks.com/satellite.htm
http://science.howstuffworks.com/dictionary/astronomy-terms/artificial-satellite-info1.htm

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http://www.nasa.gov/pdf/475144main_LP7-SatelliteOrbits_508.pdf
http://www.nasa.gov/audience/forstudents/5-8/features/what-is-orbit-58.html#.U0hebl5wOFc
http://www.nasa.gov/audience/forstudents/5-8/features/what-is-a-satellite-58.html#.U0hjdV5wOFc
https://www.spacetelescope.org/about/history/sm3b_a_little_boost/
http://www.deepastronomy.com/how-the-hubble-space-telescope-will-die-video.html

http://www.slate.com/articles/news_and_politics/explainer/2005/04/where_satellites_go_when_they_die.html
http://newsfeed.time.com/2011/09/22/satellite-falling-to-earth-nasa-scientist-puts-it-into-perspective/

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