Space Traffic

March 2009
Weekly Reader - Edition 2;Mar2009, Vol. 78, Special section p2
The article focuses on space objects that travel around the Earth's orbit. Hundreds of satellites have been reportedly sent into the Earth's orbit, and some of them travel as close as 100 miles above Earth while others are thousands of miles away. The International Space Station is a special type of satellite where astronauts live and work. It is said to be orbiting 220 miles above the Earth.


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