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An Image of Every Piece of Debris Currently in Orbit

Humans haven’t just done a thorough job of polluting our own planet—we’re also junking up the solar system. German photographer Michael Najjar—a space exploration aficionado who’s already booked a ticket on the Virgin Galactic SpaceShipTwo—has created this image showing every piece of space junk currently orbiting the planet after decades of satellite and research equipment launches. Those astronauts are such litter bugs …

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