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        I wonder how I can apply for a job like this?

        The buildup of space debris orbiting the Earth, which poses a threat to spacecraft and the environment, has reached a critical point, scientists say.

        The space junk trend no longer can be reversed by full compliance with mitigation measures now in place; it will get worse without more-aggressive action such as active debris removal, or ADR. And that just might pose the biggest engineering challenge of the 21st century, according to J.-C. Liou of the Orbital Debris Program Office at NASA's Johnson Space Center.

        "As the international community gradually reaches a consensus on the need for ADR, the focus will shift from environment modeling to completely different challenges: technology development, systems engineering, and operations," Liou explained in the July edition of NASA's Orbital Debris Quarterly News, issued by his office in Houston.


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        Interesting story Nan.  It makes you wonder how much junk really is up there and its a good thing they will do something about it.

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        I know they thought blowing up somethings would help, but all it did was make a large area unflyable now. I believe they tried it on a satilitte and it's still up there, but what was a 200 foot problem, became a 1 MILE problem as the debris just spread out....
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        I have done a ton of traveling in my life and have hated sitting in the airport and every take off.  Every one!

        I can't imagine the noice and turbulence of going to space.  I don't think I would do it if someone offered me a million bucks, even if it meant finding something up there nobody ever knew about.

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