Part of the ISS crashes: there is chaos above our heads - but who is supposed to clean up the space junk?

"We all live in space.

Part of the ISS crashes: there is chaos above our heads - but who is supposed to clean up the space junk?

"We all live in space. Let's not create chaos." With this request, then US Defense Secretary Patrick Shanahan responded to India's experiment of destroying its own satellite with an anti-satellite missile. The March 2019 attempt was successful - producing over 250 pieces of debris that could be tracked from Earth - however you define "success".

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