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originally posted by: TEOTWAWKIAIFF
a reply to: beetee
It flies around by itself to pre-targeted positions and either latches onto to the debris or "spits it out" towards earth. Then at the end of its life, crashes to earth.
We can record it doing its job and sell u-tube views to finance the whole thing.
I'm being mostly serious too. Not facetious; I want this idea to work. We need to better stewards of land, sea, and space.
I was thinking close to what you where thinking, but my mind went to how much graveyard metal does it take before it starts to interfere with the magnetosphere, or with reflections of the sun.
Absolutely, but be advised it is a satirical look at just how awful things could be. It's a certain kind of humor that not everyone appreciates. Takes place 500 years in the future after society has been so dumbed down that it no longer can function effectively. Including taking care of the garbage.
originally posted by: beetee
a reply to: BuzzyWigs
Thank you, and I agree with that.
No, I haven't seen it.
Maybe it should be on my "to watch" list?
originally posted by: Tardacus
look at the bright side, when we get enough space trash up there the aliens won`t be able to get through without hitting space trash and crashing their flying saucers, who needs SDI when we have space trash to keep us safe.