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Orbiting Space Junk
Images of Earth's Garbage Ring

By: Cowbag (Superstar) Sep 13, 08

The European Space Agency (ESA) has released a series of computer-generated pictures depicting our planet surrounded by millions and million of pieces of space junk.

Much like Saturn has rings, soon Earth will have a ring. Except ours is made from debris dumped in space and is traveling at 20,000 miles above Earth.

The orbiting junk is largely comprised of outdated telecommunication equipment.

Source: telegraph
Readmore: space

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