Mars is already TRASHED: Humans have left more than 15,000 pounds of debris on the Red Planet

Mars is already TRASHED: Humans have left more than 15,000 pounds of debris on the Red Planet

Mars is already TRASHED: Humans have left more than 15,000 pounds of discarded hardware and dead spacecraft on the Martian surface - A researcher analyzed the mass of all rovers and orbiters sent to Mars and subtracted the weight of what is currently in operation - This reveals there is 15,694 pounds of trash currently littering Mars - The debris stems from discarded hardware, inactive spacecraft and those that crashed on the surface - Scientists fear the debris could contaminate …