🇬🇧Did you know that humanity is also polluting the furthest places? Earth orbit is filled with space garbage. Completed or retired satellite and its parts have formed a huge garbage dump in earth orbit. 900,000 pieces larger than 1 cm² orbit the earth at high speed. Of course, this causes a number of problems. The batteries, fuel tanks and rockets of satellites that have completed their mission cause major problems. Zenit missiles, especially from the USSR, pose a great danger. According to calculations, 40% of the space garbage was left by China, 27.5% by the USA and 25.5% by Russia. These objects circling the Earth at a speed of more than 27,000 km / h could put astronauts and satellites at great risk as a result of a miscalculation. Various studies are carried out on the collection of space garbage. NASA and ESA are working on satellite designs that will not create space junk. Among these designs, there are plans such as lowering the expired satellite to Earth by magnetic force. Space garbage collection is expected to begin in the next 5 years.
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