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Here’s what space debris does to the Kevlar shielding protecting the International Space Station

Here’s what space debris does to the Kevlar shielding protecting the International Space Station | Google News | Scoop.it
If you've seen Gravity, you'll have noticed how a single piece of space debris can cause a cascade of destruction -- the Kessler effect -- that makes the entirety of space completely uninhabitable to spacecraft? Well, in the photo above, you can see the exit hole created by a tiny piece of aluminium space debris in a piece of Kevlar shielding -- the same shielding that protects the manned modules of the International Space Station. Space debris is serious stuff.

 

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Gust MEES's curator insight, June 25, 2014 2:36 PM

If you've seen Gravity, you'll have noticed how a single piece of space debris can cause a cascade of destruction -- the Kessler effect -- that makes the entirety of space completely uninhabitable to spacecraft? Well, in the photo above, you can see the exit hole created by a tiny piece of aluminium space debris in a piece of Kevlar shielding -- the same shielding that protects the manned modules of the International Space Station. Space debris is serious stuff.


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http://www.scoop.it/t/21st-century-innovative-technologies-and-developments/?tag=Space+Debris+Illustrated




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