Satellite television facts for kids

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Satellite television is a way of sending television signals. Television channels go a station on the ground, which sends them by radio waves to a communications satellite in space. The satellite then transmits that signal back to earth. People with a satellite dish can receive the signals. Very often, satellite television is provided as a pay television service (especially to places where cable TV is not available). Here are some examples:

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