Aluminum oxide impacts: “All the satellites could crack open the ozone layer”

From Popular MechanicsJune 17, 2021By Caroline Delbert Excerpt:“We have 54 tonnes (60 tons) of meteoroid material coming in every day,” lead study author Aaron Boley told Space.com. “With the first generation of Starlink, we can expect about 2 tonnes (2.2 tons) of dead satellites reentering Earth’s atmosphere daily. But meteoroids are mostly rock, which isContinue reading “Aluminum oxide impacts: “All the satellites could crack open the ozone layer””