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The UK-led RemoveDebris mission is demonstrating technologies to tackle space junk.
New footage from a space mission shows the latest idea to collect space junk.
Space junk is a problem that space agencies all over the world are now taking seriously. Libby Jackson from the UK Space Agency explains why space debris poses a serious hazard to satellites in orbit as well as the International Space Station. (Image: Artist's interpretation of space trash objects circling planet Earth. Credit: Getty Images)
The British-led mission to test techniques to clear up space junk initiates its second experiment.