Satellite?

May 30, 2006 4:08pm CST
What is satellite? Why is it important in science? Its functions? Advantages? Disadvantages?
2 responses
• India
6 Oct 06
Any object revolving around a heavenly body is called a satellite .Now there are two types of satellites man made and natural satellite . man made satellites are launched into space and set inorbit at specific heights from earth they perform many functions of remote sensing and data transmission.
1 person likes this
@raj0019 (2627)
• Argentina
15 Jul 10
A satellite is an object which has been placed into orbit by human endeavor. Such objects are sometimes called artificial satellites to distinguish them from natural satellites such as the Moon