space\ junk

unwanted gifts that fill your shelves and cupboards

Clair's attempt to find that red dress she wore to her year 12 formal was thwarted by space junk.


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  • space junk — noun space debris …   Wiktionary

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  • Space elevator — A space elevator for Earth would consist of a cable anchored to the Earth s equator, reaching into space. By attaching a counterweight at the end (or by further extending the cable upward for the same purpose), the center of mass is kept well… …   Wikipedia

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  • Space Hulk — infobox game image link = image caption = Cover of the first edition of Space Hulk designer = Dean Bass manufacturer = Games Workshop publisher = Games Workshop illustrator = years = players = ages = setup time = playing time = random chance =… …   Wikipedia

  • Space archaeology — In archaeology space archaeology refers to the study of various man made items found in space, and their interpretation as clues to the adventures mankind has experienced in space.Background and historyIn 2006, Dr. O’Leary with New Mexico State… …   Wikipedia

  • Space Surveillance Telescope — CAD Darstellung des Space Surveillance Telescope Das Space Surveillance Telescope ist ein Spiegelteleskop mit einer Apertur von 3,5m und einem Sichtfeld von 3,5°. Das Teleskop wurde von der DARPA zur Beobachtung von Satelliten, Weltraummüll und… …   Deutsch Wikipedia

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