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The Peril of Space Junk — A Catastrophe Waiting to Happen

23,000 pieces of junk are spinning out there like a beehive around the earth

A 22-ton Chinese rocket is hurtling towards earth as I’m writing this.

The chances are it’ll land in the Pacific Ocean without any mishap. But there are no guarantees.



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Ugur Akinci

Award-winning Fortune 100 writer. Father. Husband. Brother. Friend. Still learning.