China's Space Station Is Heading Towards Earth This Weekend: Should You Be Worried? | TIME

NORAD object 37820 is also known as China’s Tiangong-1 space station, and it’s coming home—fast. According to the nonprofit Aerospace Corporation, which is one of the many groups tracking the station, Tiangong-1 will reenter the atmosphere this Sunday, April 1 at 12:35 AM EDT—though that prediction has a generous margin of error of plus or minus 24 hours.
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China's Space Station Is Heading Towards Earth This Weekend: Should You Be Worried? | TIME

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