Marketplace Tech for Tuesday, September 22, 2015
Sep 22, 2015

Marketplace Tech for Tuesday, September 22, 2015

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Airing on Tuesday, September 22, 2015: On today's show, we'll talk about President Xi Jinping’s meeting with American tech leaders in Seattle; news that Apple is getting more serious about developing an electric car; and the challenge of junk that’s floating around in space.

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Junk in space could have impact on earth

Sep 22, 2015
The government tracks debris zooming around the earth at upwards of 17,000 mph.
The Lunar Module 'Challenger' as seen from the Apollo 17 spacecraft after Transposition and Docking manoeuvres during NASA's Apollo 17 lunar landing mission, December 1972. The white dots surrounding it are debris shed by the Saturn S-IVB stage separation.
Photo by Space Frontiers/Getty Images

Airing on Tuesday, September 22, 2015: On today’s show, we’ll talk about President Xi Jinping’s meeting with American tech leaders in Seattle; news that Apple is getting more serious about developing an electric car; and the challenge of junk that’s floating around in space.

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