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Why Astronomers Are Not a Huge Fan of Elon Musk

A closer look at their concerns about the Starlink broadband constellation.

A SpaceX Falcon 9 rocket heads into the clouds carrying 60 Starlink satellites, on November 11, 2019. Photo by SpaceX on Unsplash

The Starlink satellite constellation is an ambitious project initiated by SpaceX’s CEO Elon Musk to provide high-speed internet anywhere around the globe.

In 2015, Musk announced the startup of the network of…

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Areeba Merriam

Areeba Merriam

“Math is an essential tool for physics and physics is a rich source of inspiration in maths” |Researcher|MS Maths|Email: areeba@math.qau.edu.pk