Japan Scientists Test Tether to Clear Up Space Junk

Japan Scientists Test Tether to Clear Up Space Junk
Japan scientists test tether to clear up space junk (via AFP)

Japanese space scientists are set to trial a tether they hope will help pull junk out of orbit around Earth, clearing up tonnes of planetary clutter, they said Thursday. Researchers at The Japan Aerospace Exploration Agency (JAXA) have developed what…

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