Ask Ethan: Why don’t we shoot Earth’s garbage into the Sun?
Ethan Siegel

Dear friend, there is a beautiful book by Harry Harrison, called“ Bill The Galactic Hero”. At the time, the Earth is covered by several layers of cities, and all the trasha goes to the bottom of these layers. After many misadventures, Bill is sent to the bottom to take care of the trash generated by the planet. Well, after a lot of thought, he decides that the best thing to do is to mail the the stuff to the rest of of the knonw universe, So he get gets his hands on a Galactic List and starts at A…