The Kessler Effect.

Hmmm… .. Glad I did not renew my Satellite Radio.

ff_space_junk_f“A 10-centimeter sphere of aluminum would be like 7 kilograms of TNT,” says Jack Bacon, a senior NASA scientist charged with keeping the ISS safe. “It would blow everything to smithereens.”

http://www.wired.com/2010/05/ff_space_junk/

http://www.spacesafetymagazine.com/space-debris/kessler-syndrome/

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