Basically, this experiment is to see how well they can service working satellites using robots via remote control.
Doomsday predictions will have to wait for now. The world is not likely to end today but there might be some awesome light-shows in the sky from auroras in areas farther from the poles, especially in the north side of the globe.
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Since a lot of people worry about how much space junk is circling the Earth at any given time, some have found a way to at least make that junk useful.