Posted: Friday, June 28, 2013 12:00 am
Even a place as big as Earth’s upper atmosphere can get awfully cluttered after five decades of satellite activity.
The World-Herald’s Steve Liewer reports that the Air Force is now tracking some 22,000 pieces of debris buzzing around our planet at speeds of up to 17,500 miles per hour.
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