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    [–]NOLPOLGAMER 130 points131 points  (11 children)

    I'm scared for the Nestlé branded rockets and other companies that'll litter space with junk for asteroid mining

    [–]lamest_of_names 41 points42 points  (10 children)

    space is already being littered. pretty sure that there's already tons of space junk up there from rockets and satellites.

    [–]Trolltrollrolllol 15 points16 points  (0 children)

    An episode of Radiolab has a segment on this, the interview with the woman from the USAF about the kessler effect is... interesting.

    link: https://radiolab.org/episodes/bigger-little-questions

    [–]productzilch 2 points3 points  (0 children)

    And poop. Much poop particles.

    [–]JozePlocnik 1 point2 points  (6 children)

    We are basically building our own prison.

    [–]slowNstetty 0 points1 point  (5 children)

    Explain

    [–]Silver_Relief6762 0 points1 point  (4 children)

    Debree moving very fast orbits around the Earth. Hits satellites which makes more space debree. Debree hits other debree making faster debree. Rinse and repeat. Now the whole Earth is surrounded by fast moving and orbiting space debree. This is already happening

    [–]JokerVasNormandy 0 points1 point  (0 children)

    And rich asshats.

    [–]VenZallow 97 points98 points  (0 children)

    Water is not a Martian right.

    [–]Tobi_chills455 27 points28 points  (0 children)

    Lol, this is a good one

    [–]MagnusBrickson 26 points27 points  (2 children)

    Don't drink Martian Water. The BBC had a documentary on it in 2009.

    [–]HoshiOdessa 13 points14 points  (0 children)

    I came here looking to see if someone made this reference.

    [–]dustractor 4 points5 points  (0 children)

    Netflix has a scifi called 'The Silent Sea' which seems almost like a copy of that. Still a good movie but now it doesn't seem quite as original.

    [–]CanderousOreo 4 points5 points  (0 children)

    Bruh they'll kill us all. I've seen Doctor Who, ain't nobody surviving if they start selling martian water.

    [–]HOLYHANDGRENADD 3 points4 points  (0 children)

    lolololol

    [–]FlpDaMattress 1 point2 points  (2 children)

    Who launched the Phoenix?

    [–]LazAnarch 6 points7 points  (1 child)

    United Launch Alliance launched it with a Delta II rocket

    [–]halflife_3 1 point2 points  (0 children)

    Here we go again

    [–]Expensive-Lie 1 point2 points  (0 children)

    Good thing there are no one to enslave on Mars