Come away from the haunting, dad-issue-laden sci-fi drama of Ad Astra looking for something else in that vein? Well, say hi to Proxima, where the daddy issues are now mummy issues.
The European Space Agency was forced to perform a “collision avoidance manoeuvre” to prevent its Aeolus spacecraft from potentially smashing into one of Elon Musk’s Starlink satellites, in what is quickly becoming an all-too-common occurrence. According to SpaceX, it never received the expected alert that a collision was possible.
Breaking news for all you doomsday lovers out there: The 20-50 meter asteroid 2006 QV8 will NOT hit the Earth on September 9.