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14 Reduce the Amount of Debris in Space

  • Les Johnson
Part of the Springer Praxis Books book series (PRAXIS)


We’ve put over haH a million pieces of junk in Earth orbit that imperil our use of space now and in the future, so what can we do about it? The answer, surprisingly, is that we can do a great deal should we decide it is worth the effort.


Aerodynamic Drag Space Debris Solar Sail Defense Advance Research Project Agency Defense Advance Research Project Agency 
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  • Les Johnson
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  1. 1.MadisonUSA

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