Sunday, 10 May 2009

Lunar Leftovers: How the Moon Became a Trash Can

OK, so what is the problem with leaving our rubbish on the moon? After all, we started decades ago. There are a huge amounts of man made objects lying on the moon's surface. Will they be venerated archaeological finds in the future? Or will they be yet another testament to our society that can't help itself when it comes to leaving a mess? You decide as you take a look at just some of the stuff we left up there.

From the article:
We hear about the amount of waste floating around space all the time. However, the biggest trash can outside of earth's atmosphere is in fact the moon.

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