To boldly go ... and clean up space, starting with a can of powdered 'Sweat' drink

June 19, 2014 8:23 AM

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To boldly go ... and clean up space, starting with a can of powdered 'Sweat' drink

SINGAPORE (Reuters) - Nobu Okada wants to save the planet from orbiting junk, which he says is in danger of cutting us off from the satellites we depend on and the outer space beyond. But to help fund that he needs to land a can of powdered Japanese soft drink on the Moon.

"Debris affects our daily lives. What if you can't be prepared for storms, not watch the World Cup, if ships can't use GPS?" he told a conference recently. "Our daily lives are totally dependent on satellite technology."

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