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Space Debris

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The sky above us is full of debris: 166 million objects, fragments of rockets and satellites, paint chips and other debris. A dust of waste that we spread since 1957. The visualization explains the topic of space debris, talking about their causes, the classification of debris according to size and the related risks. * Red squares represent actual sizes of some tipical fragments of spaces debris catalogued around the Earth.

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