To Space & Back takes audiences on an incredible journey from the
far reaches of our known universe to our own planet. It is an
extraordinary story of human ingenuity and incredible engineering,
describing how the technology that transports us through space is paving
the way for the devices and apps we use every day.
With media headlines repeatedly warning us of debris falling from the skies, orbital debris, or
“space junk,” has finally risen to the forefront of social consciousness. But what is space junk? How did it
get there? Just how big (and serious) is the problem?