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Fraser
2010-Nov-29, 06:50 PM
Russia is looking to build a $2 billion orbital “pod” that would sweep up satellite debris from space around the Earth. According to a post on the Russian Federal Space Agency, Roscosmos’ Facebook site, (which seems to confirm an earlier article by the Interfax news agency) the cleaning satellite would work on nuclear power and [...]

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Nick Theodorakis
2010-Nov-29, 11:23 PM
They can call it a "United Galaxies Sanitation Patrol Cruiser."

Nick

JustAFriend
2010-Dec-02, 06:08 PM
Or maybe they just got the dvd set of Andy Griffith's 1979 TV series "Salvage 1 (http://www.imdb.com/title/tt0078681/)"