By Offeiriad, Staff News Writer Department of Defense is working on a robot that will recycle usable parts of defunct satellites.
There are a substantial number of defunct satellites in orbit and most of them have at least some parts that could be salvaged and re-used, DARPA are hoping to develop a means through which these parts can be either recovered or transferred.
"Our growing space junk problem could become an orbiting spare satellite parts sale if DARPA has its way."
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